Business & Real Estate

SAFE Credit Union names successor to retiring CEO Wirz

SAFE Credit Union announced Tuesday that its board has appointed President Dave Roughton to be president and CEO effective March 31, 2016.

He will take over the CEO duties of Henry Wirz, who is retiring after more than 36 years with the credit union.

Roughton, who joined SAFE in 1999, was named president and chief operating officer in 2013.

Established in 1940, SAFE has 22 service centers in 12 regional counties, including Sacramento, Placer, Yolo and El Dorado.