As a member of the manager management group, Karla leads First Commonwealth’s Data & Know-how group. In her new function, she supplies strategic route and management for Data & Know-how technique, Enterprise Undertaking and Portfolio Administration, Enterprise Functions, Product Administration, Foundational Know-how Providers, Knowledge/Analytics and Services. Karla joined First Commonwealth in early 2018 as VP Data Know-how and has been instrumental within the group’s profitable and accelerated expertise and knowledge transformation, enterprise optimization initiatives and strategic accomplice integrations.
“Karla is strictly the fitting particular person for this key function to assist us proceed to be agile and adaptable in assembly our members when, the place, and the way they want us with extra invaluable merchandise, providers, capabilities, and customized experiences than ever earlier than. She has confirmed to be an distinctive chief and pivotal to our success. As Chief Data & Know-how officer, she brings the right mixture of expertise, management model, ardour for individuals, innovation, neighborhood and alignment with our mission, imaginative and prescient and values,” stated Donna LoStocco, President and Chief Executive Officer of First Commonwealth.
Karla has greater than 20 years of expertise in expertise, info and mission administration and is a future-focused chief masterful at balancing strategic and operational priorities. She brings key expertise in government cross-functional management and alignment, software integration and help, infrastructure, service administration, monetary administration and vendor administration. Karla holds a BS in Administration Data Techniques from DeSales College and an MBA with a spotlight in Undertaking Administration from Lehigh College. Karla serves on the Girls United Cupboard with the United Approach of the Higher Lehigh Valley, Higher Macungie Recreation Board and on her kids’s PTO board.
LoStocco added, “I am thrilled to have our management ‘dream group‘ – with half of our government roles stuffed by confirmed, distinctive ladies leaders. As we have a good time Girls’s Historical past Month and the accomplishments of ladies all through historical past, it is particular to acknowledge this achievement of one among our personal distinctive ladies leaders. We now have the fitting individuals, with the fitting expertise and mindset, in the fitting roles to speed up our strategic progress, transformation and alignment to the long run. Our government ‘dream group’ contains: Tricia Szurgot, Chief Working Officer; John Melcher, Chief Folks Officer; Kim Murray, Chief Monetary Officer; Kevin Brown, Chief Lending Officer; Jim Gagliano, Chief Expertise Officer; Karla Trumbauer, Chief Data & Know-how Officer; Steve Mertz, Senior Vice President Enterprise & Retail Lending. Collectively, we’re working tirelessly to strengthen our communities by empowering constructive change, making high quality, inexpensive monetary providers extra accessible and serving the evolving monetary wants of the varied Lehigh Valley neighborhood.”
ABOUT FIRST COMMONWEALTH FEDERAL CREDIT UNION
First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union (FCFCU) is a member-owned, not-for-profit monetary providers cooperative serving greater than 68,000 members and 1,500 companies within the Higher Lehigh Valley since 1959. A nationally acknowledged chief in shopper and enterprise banking innovation and repair, FCFCU is dedicated to ‘Banking for Good‘ and investing closely within the Lehigh Valley neighborhood. Because the Forbes’ #1 Credit Union in PA in each 2020 and 2019, and winner of quite a few neighborhood service awards, First Commonwealth FCU is among the many highest ranked credit score unions by the National Credit Union Administration. With a mission of “empowering the pursuit of monetary happiness” and core values of “honesty, innovation, generosity, humility, excellence and respect” FCFCU is targeted on bringing inexpensive, straightforward to make use of monetary providers to everybody in the Lehigh Valley neighborhood. With eleven financial centers, 24/7 account access, a best-in-class digital banking center and devoted small enterprise heart, First Commonwealth FCU supplies trusted monetary providers within the communities they serve. First Commonwealth FCU serves its membership by way of purpose-driven and mission-based values to assist members empower their pursuit of monetary happiness by way of all of the stages of life.
SOURCE First Commonwealth Federal Credit score Union