New CEO at Decrease East Facet Individuals’s FCU began as a teller


The board of administrators at Decrease East Facet Individuals’s Federal Credit score Union has named Aissatou Barry-Fall as its new president and CEO.

Aissatou Barry-Fall, CEO of Lower East Side People's FCU

Aissatou Barry-Fall, CEO of Decrease East Facet Individuals’s FCU

She succeeds Maureen Genna, who held that place for 19 months however has since taken over as chief working officer at NCPD Federal Credit score Union in Plainview, N.Y.

Decrease East Facet Individuals’s gained nationwide discover in late 2017 when then-CEO Linda Levy sued the Trump administration over Mick Mulvaney’s appointment to guide the Shopper Monetary Safety Bureau on an interim foundation. That swimsuit was subsequently thrown out and Levy retired early last year.

Barry-Fall has spent greater than three many years on the $70 million-asset establishment, having began as a teller and labored her manner up by way of the ranks, together with serving as operations supervisor and chief monetary officer.

“It has been an honor and privilege to work with the LESPFCU household for the previous 30 years,” she stated in a press launch Monday. “As the brand new CEO I look ahead to working with the board and my colleagues to proceed delivering the required companies to enhance the lives of our member[s] and the comities we serve. I’ll at all times proceed the combat we imagine in, monetary and social justice for all.”

The credit score union’s board labored with Humanidei + O’Rourke on the chief search.

Decrease East Facet Individuals’s earned almost $874,000 through the first three quarters of the yr, a 44% enhance over its web revenue throughout the identical interval of 2019.