Dan Terada named Pearl Hawaii FCU President/CEO

on "July 01, 2019 10:50 am"

Pearl Hawaii Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce the selection of Dan Terada as the new President and Chief Executive Officer.

“The board of directors is excited to announce Dan as Pearl Hawaii Federal Credit Union’s next CEO/President,” said Gordon Sam, chairman of the board of directors. “Dan has a wealth of experience that is crucial to our continued success. We are confident that the future of the credit union will be innovative and secure.”  Sam also commended outgoing President and CEO Neal Takase for his service to the credit union. “On behalf of the board, I want to thank Neal for his leadership and his service to Pearl Hawaii for the last 25 years. We wish him a joyful retirement.”DanTerada

Terada has nearly 17 years of experience in the financial services industry and a prior work history that includes the State of Hawaii and Aloha Airlines. Additionally, he served as the past president of the 50th State Judo Association. At Pearl Hawaii Federal Credit Union, Terada has served as the IT Manager, Vice President of Operations/IT, and Executive Vice President. Terada holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Management Information Systems from University of Hawaii and is an honor graduate of Western CUNA Management School. 

 “It is an honor to have been chosen to lead Pearl Hawaii Federal Credit Union,” said Terada, “Pearl Hawaii has a rich history and I hope to continue its legacy and make it an even greater resource to the membership and the community.”