Meet the Supervisory Committee
The Supervisory Committee plays an important role in TruWest Credit Union’s governance. They ensure we operate in accordance with the rules and regulations set forth by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and state Department of Financial Institutions (DFI). They also make sure that the plans, policies and procedures set forth by the Board of Directors are properly administered.
If you’d like to be considered for a position on the Supervisory Committee, submit your application here.
Supervisory Committee Chairperson
Steve Benton is an Arizona native, originally raised in Tucson and residing in the Phoenix metro area since 1993. He graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.S. in Accounting & Finance and has over 20 years of experience in various corporate Finance & Accounting roles. Most recently, Steve has served as the VP of Finance for Record to Report Operations for Xerox Services, where he started in 2005. Prior to Xerox, Steve worked for Freescale Semiconductor in operational finance roles in manufacturing and various business units. He began his career with General Dynamics (formerly Motorola), where he spent four years in Finance.
Steve joined the TruWest Supervisory Committee in October 2016 and has been a Credit Union member since 1993. Steve is happy to be serving TruWest in a capacity where can now give back to an organization that highly values its members. Steve enjoys various activities during his free time, including being an avid trail runner, spending time on the numerous trails around town. He also enjoys outdoor cooking, yoga, mountain biking and traveling.
Stephanie Sanchez graduated from Arizona State University with a B.S. in Accountancy in 2011. She began her accounting career in Scottsdale, AZ as an accountant at a non-profit, where she handled a wide range of responsibilities.
In 2014, Stephanie joined General Dynamics as a finance analyst and has since worked in central finance, financial planning and internal controls. Stephanie took on the role of program finance analyst at the end of 2016, and the following year, she completed her M.S. in Accountancy.
Stephanie joined the TruWest Supervisory Committee in January 2018 and has been a Credit Union member since 2015. Stephanie is excited and honored to be a part of an organization that values their members and stands by their TruDifference. In her free time, Stephanie likes to stay active, hang out with friends and family and travel every chance she gets.