Cameron Dickey President/CEO
Cameron Dickey is an award-winning credit union executive and highly regarded as an innovator within the credit union industry. With more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, Cameron has developed and led successful teams at growth-oriented companies as a CFO, Executive Vice President, and CEO.
Since November 2012, Cameron has served as Cy-Fair’s President/CEO. Under his leadership, Cy-Fair has embarked on a bold 10-year plan to build upon its legacy of serving the Cypress-Fairbanks community. Forward-thinking financial solutions, enhanced member service and convenience, and strong community partnerships are the core of Cameron’s leadership focus and Cy-Fair’s vision for the future. Over the course of his career, Cameron has been deeply involved with numerous industry associations and committees, including the Cornerstone Credit Union League Governmental Affairs Committee and the World Council of Credit Unions. He is also active in local community organizations and serves as a trustee on the board of the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation.
Cameron is an alumnus of Western Credit Union National Association Management School and holds a B.S. in Business Administration. He lives in Cypress, Texas with his wife of 20 years and their four children.
Valarie Brittain Vice President of Human Resources + Training
Valarie Brittain brings nearly 15 years of HR experience to her role as Cy-Fair’s Vice President of Human Resources. Since beginning her HR career with AmericanWest Bank, Valarie has developed expertise creating and implementing comprehensive HR programs to attract and retain employees from top to bottom of complex organizations.
Since 2010, Valarie has served the employees of Cy-Fair, where she oversees the credit union’s compensation and benefits programs, as well as employee recruiting, staffing, and training. As a member of Cy-Fair’s Executive Leadership Team, Valarie is also responsible for helping implement Cy-Fair’s 10-year plan, which includes enhancing the professional development and expertise of Cy-Fair employees. Valarie serves as a board member on the Cy-Fair Chamber of Commerce and remains actively involved in several industry-related organizations, including the Houston Chapter of Credit Union Board of Directors, the Society of Human Resource Management and HR Houston. She is actively involved with the World Council of Credit Unions and has traveled to Brazil through its professional exchange program.
An avid marathon runner, cyclist and triathlete, Valarie also volunteers with Cy-Fair Independent School District, Houston Food Bank, and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. She graduated from Eastern Washington University with a B.A. in Business Administration and received from Rice University her Professional in Human Resources Certification, which remains active. In 2015, Valarie will graduate from the Southwest Credit Union National Association Management School.