AVP, Consumer Lending, Navy Federal Credit Union

Joseph Pendergast

Joe is the Assistant Vice President of Consumer Lending at Navy Federal Credit Union, overseeing the underwriting, processing, and servicing areas of a $16 billion direct auto and signature loan portfolio.  He is a proud employee of an organization which serves the financial needs of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families.   Spanning his 25-year banking and credit union career, Joe has worked primarily in the auto lending space, heading up various operational units which include direct and indirect originations, leasing, sales, training, and collections.

Joe has a bachelor’s in marketing and a master’s in business administration from the University of Maryland University College.  In 2006, he graduated from the Consumer Bankers Association Graduate School of Retail Bank Management from the University of Virginia.