Joan Opp has been the President/CEO at Stanford FCU since May 2010. Joan brings over 20 years of executive level management and financial institution experience. Prior to joining Stanford FCU, Ms. Opp served as EVP/ CFO at Texas Trust Credit Union overseeing accounting, information technology, marketing and business services, as well as three Credit Union Service Organizations. Before joining the executive team at Texas Trust Credit Union, Ms. Opp was a partner with the CPA Firm of Clifton Gunderson, LLP.
Joan is a CPA and was awarded the State of Arizona Gold Medal Award (1st place) and the National Elijah Watts Sells Award (top 1% nationally) for the November 1993 CPA exam. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Maryland with Business Administration degree and a minor in Accounting. Joan received the Certified Chief Executive designation in 2009. In 2015, she was recognized as a Women of Influence by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. In 2016, Joan became a member of Stanford FCU’s Board of Directors.