J. Kevin Ryan

Financial Center First Credit Union

J. Kevin Ryan is a long-standing credit union leader, serving as the President/CEO of Financial Center First Credit Union until retirement in 2022. With 36 dedicated years in the financial services industry, Ryan has been an enthusiastic supporter of financial inclusion by advancing credit union reach in the Midwest and promoting the WFCU mission.

His advocacy of the WFCU mission has been well known as Financial Center has been involved in several World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) projects including the Education Summit in Colombia where Ryan shared insights and experience on providing exceptional services to Indiana’s immigrant communities. Ryan was also instrumental in Financial Center participating in one of the World Council’s first Global Bridges Journey Initiatives with Dundalk Credit Union in Ireland.

Ryan joined the Worldwide Foundation Board in 2023. He holds a M.A. in executive development from Ball State University as well as a B.S. from Ball State University.