Brad Baker

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Brad is a seasoned credit union executive with over 22 years experience in credit union administrative finances and general management. Brad joined GTE Financial in 1991 as the Director of Accounting. He later served as Vice President of Finance and Vice President of Member Services.

As Chief Financial Officer, Brad oversees the credit union’s accounting, budgeting, asset liability management, and investment and cash management activities. He is also the President of Credit Union Insurance Services, GTE Financial’s CUSO, and the Brokerage Division.

Prior to joining GTE, Brad worked for Texaco/Star Enterprises (a multibillion dollar joint venture between Texaco and Saudi Aramco which included oil exploration and drilling, refineries and retail distribution) as the Assistant Controller for the Florida region.

A 1985 graduate of the University of South Florida, Brad earned his B.A. in Management Information Systems and Accounting. His credit union and community involvements include serving on the Board of the Tampa Chapter of Credit Unions and GTE Financial’s Charitable Foundation, and is a graduate of Leadership Tampa class.