Jana Heaton is a Director of eCU Technology and the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at First Service Credit Union. She is responsible for the financial and accounting functions of the credit union and was instrumental in designing the month-end financial reporting package automation at First Service. Before joining First Service Credit Union in 2010 to work on special projects, Ms. Heaton spent over 35 years working in financial institutions. While working, she earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance in 1988 from the University of Louisiana.
Her credit union career started in 1990, and she has never looked back. Credit unions are truly a movement and home to Ms. Heaton. In her career, she has worked in nearly all back office functions of a financial institution and has worked at the executive level for over 20 years. She earned her Certified Credit Union Executive (CCUE) designation from CUNA Management School in 1996. Ms. Heaton has also earned her Toastmasters Competent Leader designation.