North Star Credit Union’s team is committed to shaping our communities’ financial landscapes and providing members with opportunities for meaningful growth.


Leadership Team

Rich Crettol
Chief Executive Officer – Employee since 2005
Jennifer Stedt
Chief Operations Officer – Employee since 2017
Peter Huberty
Peter Huberty
VP of MS – Employee since 2016
Nikki Squires
Accounting Manager – Employee since 2015
Stephanie Burckhardt
Lending Manager – Employee since 2008

Loan Department

Shirley Martinson
Shirley Martinson
Consumer Loan Officer – Employee since 1986
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Crystal Scofield
Consumer Loan Officer – Employee since 2012
Alicia Dahl
Business Loan Officer – Employee since 2016
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Christie Kainwo
Account Specilaist – Employee since 2017
Michelle Wright
Michelle Wright
Loan Processor – Employee since 2015

Member Services

Member Services
Jolene Wilson
Account Specialist – Employee since 2008
Jay Linn
Member Service Representative II – Employee since 2013
Susan Stone
Member Service Representative II – Employee since 2014
Lizzie Pretti
Member Service Supervisor – Employee since 2015

Administration Staff

Casey Hinnenkamp
Community Engagement Coordinator – Employee since 2016
Jody Feist
Financial Education Coordinator – Employee since 2006
Dionn Hell
Accounting Clerk – Employee since 2014
Miranda Kishel
Accounting Clerk – Employee since 2017
Julia DeVries
Human Resources Specialist – Employee since 2016

Board of Directors

Lara Whiteside
William Conner
Vicki Schelde
Pete Niska
Tom Beaudry

Supervisory Committee

Karen Lind
Marla Kahn
Robert Champa