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  • Business banking solutions for any industry
  • Local professionals familiar with the Cincinnati area
  • Simple account options with unmatched access

We help people every step of the way; your business’ journey is no different. We’re a locally based Credit Union run by people just like you: community members with a passion for local business. Let us help you secure the right business banking solutions to give your business the competitive advantage.

Meet our Treasury Management team

Jason Leyda

Vice President of Business Support & Treasury Management

Jason has been in the Cincinnati financial services environment since 1990 after graduating from Miami University. His career spans four financial institutions from a big regional bank to two community banks to General Electric Credit Union. He has taken what he has learned at the large bank and the community banks and applied them to creating the Treasury Management department here at GECU. He has lived in Cincinnati all of his life. He lives in Liberty Township with his wife Brenda of 25 years. They have three children who are recently graduated from college or are currently in college. In his free time, he enjoys volunteering and continuing to coach and referee youth sports.

 

Philip Harrison

Treasury Management Officer

Philip graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Business in 2015 and has been working in the financial industry since. He started at a super-regional bank while finishing his MBA through Indiana Wesleyan University, prior to coming to General Electric Credit Union. He has combined his knowledge of finance and accounting, with his passion for customer service to find a home serving the members of the Credit Union. Philip and his wife Meaghan live in West Chester Township and are both originally from the area. He enjoys vacations to warm beaches such as Hilton Head and Siesta Keys. Philip enjoys working out, the outdoors, and cooking.

Jason Jones

Treasury Management Officer

Jason is a husband, father, mentor, consultant, and friend who has served the Greater Cincinnati community for over 20 years. His true passion is in helping to positively impact the lives of all who he may encounter. As a result, he's had the opportunity to do so through financial services industry for over 12 years. He believes that it is his duty to use his knowledge, experiences, and his network to help the community attain their business and personal financial goals. Whether through financial education, mentorship, advisement, or utilizing his centers of influence, each interaction is a growth opportunity for both himself and his community.

Derrick Tye

Business Service Support Representative

Derrick has been in the financial industry since 2014. His experience in finance and management moved him to join the General Electric Credit Union team in 2017. He serves his business members by bringing great service to a thriving credit union community. He lives in Cincinnati with his wife, Cristan, and two wonderful children. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, going to church, and playing the piano.
 

Dana Bond

Business Service Support Manager

Dana has been in the financial world for a combined total of 15 years and came to GECU in early 2018. Her experience includes working in operations and in the management field for large banking institutions, as well as local credit unions. During this time, Dana gained the insight for finding new ways to assist others in creating more efficiency and convenience in their banking needs. She enjoys her position at GECU as she guides her team to success always searching for new ways to help our members have the best banking experience on the phone, in person, or online. Dana is a wife, mother, and leader that loves to volunteer with our GECU Cares team in our community. In her free time, she enjoys family time outdoors, and can often be seen 4-wheeling in her Jeep Wrangler.

Janie Weaver

Business Service Support Representative

Janie has a wealth of financial experience she has gained during her combined time of 24 yrs. in the banking industry. She has worked for GECU for 18 yrs. of that time and began here as a teller/front desk processor for 15 yrs., then promoted to the Assistant Branch Manager position at the Fairfield branch. She is very excited to bring this experience to the business services team, as she is always ready to help our members with a smile and happy to lend her knowledge to improve their financial lives. Any member that has worked with Janie knows that she has their best interest in mind when assisting them in their banking needs, and often seek her out for her advice and assistance to receive that special care that Janie consistently provides to them. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and grandbabies, and is always ready to go enjoy a white sandy beach to relax

Meet our Commercial Lending team

Paula Pfaehler

Vice President of Commercial & Small Business Lending

Paula has more than 25 years’ experience with retail, mortgage, and commercial banking. Her career has been spent working with business owners and leading bankers in the Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky markets. She has an extensive educational background that includes a Master's in Accounting and Finance, a Master's in Business Administration in Business Analytics, and an MS in Accounting. Paula has utilized her knowledge and experience to assist business owners and commercial investors grow successful businesses.

Drew Henize

Small Business Lender

Drew grew up in Florence, KY for the majority of his life. After graduating high school, Drew went on to attend the University of Cincinnati where he majored in Marketing and Operations Management for his undergraduate degree and continued his education to earn a Masters of Science in Finance from UC as well. He joined the General Electric Credit Union family in 2018 and strives to provide excellent member experiences on a daily basis. In his free time, Drew enjoys hanging out with friends and family, being outdoors, and cooking.

Katie Burba

Small Business & Commercial Lending Manager 

Katie’s career started in 1995 in retail banking. In 2008, she was given the opportunity to move out of management and into a self-producing sales role as a business banker working with commercial and industrial lending and owner-occupied commercial properties. She joined GECU in early 2020 and was promoted to Lending Manager in late 2020. Over the years, she has been fortunate enough to build numerous strong relationships with her clients, centers of influence, and colleagues. Regularly, she leans on any source that can aid a client if they need something beyond her services. 

Danny McNeill

Commercial Relationship Manager

Danny’s banking career started in 2001 in retail banking. In 2017, he was given the opportunity to move into a self-producing sales role as a business banker. He worked with small- to medium-size businesses helping them grow their business. He was able to build great working relationships that benefited their business. Danny joined GECU in October of 2021 as a Commercial Relationship Manager. Over the years, he has been fortunate to build numerous strong relationships with his clients, centers of influence, and colleagues.  

Janice Moore-Webb

Commercial Lending Officer

Janice is a wife, mother of four, mentor, and community volunteer who has served the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area for over 25 years. Janice strives to create a positive experience and impact on the lives that she encounters daily. She is a servant at heart and has served in the financial services industry as a banker for small businesses and commercial real estate lending for 20 years. Janice is passionate about building into the local community by assisting the next generation of businesses and real estate developers. By using her knowledge and experience to assist businesses and commercial real estate industry; the community expands, jobs are created, and opportunities for families can happen in our local communities.  

General Electric Credit Union is a full-service financial institution headquartered in Cincinnati with branches in Ohio and Kentucky.

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