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ValleyStar Credit Union Promotes Misty Reed to Chief Credit Officer

Jett Hooker
Senior Marketing Specialist
Phone: (540)944-8109
Email: jetth@valleystar.org 


Misty Reed, Valley Star Credit UnionValleyStar Credit Union proudly announces the promotion of Misty Reed to the position of Chief Credit Officer. Misty's extensive career, spanning over 22 years across banks and credit unions, reflects her remarkable dedication and expertise in the financial sector. 

Having previously served as Senior Vice President of Credit Administration at ValleyStar, Misty brings a wealth of experience in Commercial Lending, Underwriting, Operations, and Credit Administration to her new role. Her professional journey has seen her excel in various capacities, including as Chief Commercial Credit Officer, at a previous employer. 

Misty's commitment to excellence, coupled with her extensive experience, has garnered her numerous accolades, including the prestigious 2017 Lending Officer of the Year award presented by Credit Union Times. She has made significant contributions to the industry by spearheading financial analysis courses in partnership with the Risk Management Association and local Small Business Development Centers. Additionally, Misty's leadership extends beyond these achievements, as she has served as the past President of the Southwest Virginia Chapter of the Risk Management Association. 

With academic credentials including an MBA from King University and a BA in English from Lenoir-Rhyne University, Misty is well-equipped to lead ValleyStar Credit Union's credit operations into the future. Outside of her professional endeavors, Misty is deeply involved in community service, serving as the Chair of the Blue Ridge Council of Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia, former Audit Chair of the Girl Scouts Skyline Council, and volunteering with AFSP (American Foundation for Suicide Prevention). 

Misty resides in Roanoke with her husband Michael and their two cats. 

"We are delighted to announce Misty Reed's promotion to Chief Credit Officer," said Mike Warrell, President & CEO at ValleyStar Credit Union. "Her exceptional leadership skills, comprehensive experience, and dedication to our community make her the perfect fit for this role as we continue to prioritize the financial well-being of our members." 

Please join us in congratulating Misty Reed on her well-deserved promotion within ValleyStar Credit Union. 


About ValleyStar Credit Union: Since 1953, the ValleyStar team has guided, educated, and stood by its members to make banking and managing your finances as easy and convenient as possible. ValleyStar is a full-service financial institution that offers consumer and commercial products and services. Headquartered in Martinsville, Virginia, ValleyStar operates digital banking services and six physical locations. For more information, visit valleystar.org. 

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