Mr. Mercer is currently the President/CEO of Georgia Credit Union Affiliates. In this capacity, he is responsible for the state trade association and several other state-level credit union support organizations. Mr. Mercer has represented the interests of Georgia credit unions in numerous ways for more than three decades.
Mr. Mercer came to Georgia in 1980 as President of Georgia Central Credit Union. He was named to his present position in 1985. In 1979, Mr. Mercer served as assistant to the manager at U.S. Central Credit Union in Kansas City. Mr. Mercer studied economics at the University of Rhode Island and earned his Master’s degree in Banking and Finance at the University of Wisconsin.
Mr. Mercer was named the recipient of a 2015 Herb Wegner Memorial Award for Lifetime Achievement by the National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF), in recognition of his ground-breaking leadership, innovative contributions, personal commitment and unfaltering dedication to the advancement of the credit union system. He has been the recipient of several industry achievements, including the Knights Cross medal, provided by the former president of Poland for his work in helping the establishment of credit unions in Poland.
He is married with three children and five grandchildren and makes his home near Atlanta, Georgia.
Tuesday, May 14th: 8:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Convention Center | Ballrooms A-B