Photo: Mike Lantrip, President/CEO
July 27, 2016 – Carbondale, IL – SIU Credit Union has announced the appointment of Mike Lantrip as the new President/CEO effective August 1, 2016. Lantrip replaces interim President/CEO William S. Capie.
“SIU Credit Union is truly fortunate to have someone as talented and knowledgeable as Mike prepared to assume the responsibility of CEO/President,” said Capie. “His background and experience will assist in making a seamless transition in the leadership of the Credit Union. He has demonstrated an ability to deal effectively with people and find equitable solutions to complex and sensitive problems. Mike has earned the confidence and respect of those who know him.”
Lantrip has been with the Credit Union since 1983, working his way up from Part-Time Teller to Executive Vice President, where he collaborated with the CEO, Senior Management and the Board of Directors on strategy and organizational leadership. He was directly involved with strategic planning, product development, digital delivery channels, payment services, industry partnerships, political advocacy and overall company financial health. With this appointment, Lantrip will be following in the footsteps of his father, Ron Lantrip, who served as the Credit Union’s President/CEO from 1992-2008.