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Affinity Federal Credit Union Welcomes New Vice President of Brand Team

Basking Ridge, N.J. (March 27, 2019) – Affinity Federal Credit Union announced today the addition of Maureen Byrne as Vice President of Marketing and Product Delivery. She will directly oversee Affinity’s Marketing and External Affairs departments and develop market strategies for Affinity’s full suite of products.

MaureenMaureen will work closely with Elizabeth McLaughlin, Assistant Vice President of Marketing, and Grant Gallagher, External Affairs and Financial Education Manager, to elevate Affinity’s brand and deliver new community programs in support of its mission to improve the financial lives of its members and the communities it serves. Before joining Affinity, Maureen held financial leadership positions at PGIM (formerly Prudential Investments) and OppenheimerFunds. She attended St. Bonaventure University and New York University. She knows Affinity’s markets well, having grown up in upstate NY. Maureen still calls the tri-state area home, currently residing in South Orange, NJ, with her husband Pete, son Peter and daughter Kathleen. “We are thrilled to add Maureen to our Brand team,” said Jacqui Kearns, Chief Brand Officer at Affinity Federal Credit Union. “Her unique combination of leadership experience and passion for serving our Community Connected will help grow Affinity’s impact and commitment to improving the financial lives of our members.”

For additional information about Affinity Federal Credit Union, or to speak with an executive from the company, contact Anjelica Sena of Stern Strategy Group at or (908) 325-3873.

About Affinity Federal Credit Union
With more than 20 branches across the tri-state area, Affinity is the largest credit union headquartered in the state of New Jersey, proudly ranking in the top 2% of all credit unions in terms of asset size1. It is a member-owned, not-for-profit, full-service financial institution federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). For more information, visit