Mitch Peters named VP of Information Security

Sept. 14, 2021 _ Mitchell ‘Mitch’ Peters has been promoted to Vice President of Information Security at Redstone Federal Credit Union®.

Peters most recently served as Senior Assistant Vice President for Information Security. In his new role, he will continue ensuring that the Credit Union’s information assets and those of its members are properly protected.

During his previous information security leadership roles, Peters helped build and maintain layered security; create a robust information security awareness employee program; and implement an ongoing technology risk management process.

“With cybersecurity threats escalating worldwide, it is imperative that we maintain a strong security posture, while ensuring that our business units have the ability to operate effectively and efficiently,’’ Peters said. “I am excited to continue to meet these challenges as a member of our executive team.’’

Peters has been with Redstone for 27 years and holds degrees in Finance from Alabama A&M University and Computer Information Systems from Columbia College. He also holds Information Security professional certifications.

He competed in the 1992 and 1996 Olympic Games and remains active in the local community through various boards and advisory committees.

About Redstone Federal Credit Union

With more than $7 billion in assets, Redstone Federal Credit Union is the largest member-owned financial institution in Alabama and one of the largest federal credit unions in the nation by assets. Based in Huntsville, Alabama, Redstone Federal Credit Union serves more than 600,000 members.
Chartered on November 28, 1951, Redstone Federal Credit Union has proudly served its members for nearly 70 years and has 27 conveniently located branches across North Alabama and Tennessee.
Redstone Federal Credit Union provides a level of service that is not generally available at other financial institutions through its philosophy of - People Helping People.

Ericka Gorman