Board Of Directors
Adrian NietoCommittee MemberVolunteer since 2014
Dominique Marshall VarnerCommittee MemberVolunteer since 2020
Doug EsmondCommittee ChairVolunteer since 1990
Mack MayhewCommittee MemberVolunteer since 2007
Mohan DinanathCommittee MemberVolunteer since 1998
Paul SoRelleCommittee MemberVolunteer since 1980
Executive Leadership Team
Dave BleazardPresident/Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Dave Bleazard is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of First Service Credit Union. He joined the company in 2004 to head a three-branch organization with assets of less than $100 million. Under his leadership, First Service has grown into a full-service financial institution with assets over $1.3 billion.
As a leader in the credit union movement, Mr. Bleazard has directed the growth and diversification of First Service which currently represents over 400 sponsoring companies and organizations with over 100,000 active members. Mr. Bleazard was the driving force behind First Service’s state-of-the-art online membership and loan applications. A visionary with hands-on experience in day-to-day operations, Mr. Bleazard exemplifies his organization’s motto of “Outstanding Service” for First Service members.
Prior to joining First Service, Mr. Bleazard spent nine years at Members Choice Credit Union and earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Brigham Young University in 1992. Bleazard is the father to six children and has been married to his wife, Suzanne, for 28 years.
Jason SwatsenbargExecutive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Jason Swatsenbarg is the Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of First Service Credit Union. As CFO, he oversees Accounting, IT, Data Operations, and Commercial Services ensuring that they accomplish the goals of the credit union. Originally joining First Service Credit Union in 2022 as Controller, Mr. Swatsenbarg brings with him 26 years of experience from accounting and investment industries ranging from financial statement audits to real estate private equity and family offices prior to joining First Service.
Mr. Swatsenbarg earned his bachelor’s degree and a master's degree in accounting from Brigham Young University and is a certified public accountant. In his free time, Mr. Swatsenbarg enjoys playing golf, exercising, reading, watching movies, volunteering at his church, and spending time with his family.
Nolan WaltmanExecutive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Nolan Waltman is the Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) at First Service Credit Union. As COO, he oversees the contact center, marketing department, lending, collections, and support services while focusing on the company’s strategic growth objectives through back-end development. He joined the company in 2008 and has held numerous managerial positions, including branch manager, vice president of branch operations, and vice president of sales, and Chief Growth Officer before taking on his current position of COO.
Mr. Waltman is currently pursuing his bachelor’s degree in Business Management and will soon begin his journey with the Southwest CUNA Management School. He serves on the board for the You First Foundation and is a board member for eCU Technology. He enjoys live music, going to the lake, and watching his children compete in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Teri EdgeExecutive Vice President & Chief Growth Officer (CGO)
Teri Edge is the Executive Vice President & Chief Growth Officer (CGO) at First Service Credit Union. She has 23 years of financial services management experience, with 13 of those years within the credit union industry in positions including vice president, chief member experience officer, assistant vice president, and director of remote delivery services.
Ms. Edge has previously worked for People’s Trust Federal Credit Union, Texas Bay Credit Union, and Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union. She has a passion for developing innovative programs, enhancing member experiences, and driving sales, which helps First Service provide its members with a full range of competitive financial products and personalized service.
Jon ShurtzExecutive Vice President & In-House Counsel
Jon Shurtz is the Executive Vice President & In-House Counsel for First Service Credit Union. He joined First Service in 2018 and has 16+ years of legal, business, and project management experience, including one of the world’s largest financial services companies, a privately held construction firm, and a Fortune 150 energy corporation. Jon oversees the legal aspects of the credit union, as well the Workforce Operations, Facilities, and Commercial Lending Departments.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics from Brigham Young University and a Juris Doctor degree from Oklahoma City University. He is admitted to practice law in Texas and Florida. Jon and his wife, Meghan, have 7 children – 3 boys and 4 girls.
A passionate sports fan, particularly high school and college football as well as March Madness, Jon enjoys cheering for his teams, fishing, volunteering at his church, spending time with his family, and enjoying good food.