Meet Our Team

Alex Lutke



Serving Members Since: 2017

“I love how involved we are with the communities in which we serve.”

Justin Wolf


EVP of Lending

Serving Members Since: 2018

“My experience with the credit union has been nothing short of remarkable. A dedicated team, working together to provide outstanding service to their membership, these folks treat members and colleagues as family and friends.”

Amy Storms



Serving Members since: 2022

“It’s an honor to be part of Forest Area Federal Credit Union, where everyone is helpful, energetic and focused on serving our

Sue Farr


Retail Operations Manager 

Serving Members Since: 1996

“I have a lot of good memories from the last 25 years and look forward to making more good memories in the future.”

Lori Sparks


Human Resources & Training Administrator

Serving Members Since: 2013

“I look forward to coming to work every day to make a difference in our members and surrounding communities’ lives. I am proud to be part of such a wonderful team and look for every opportunity to grow within the organization”

Kristle Abeare


Branch Manager: Kingsley

Serving Members Since: 2013

“I love the support and relationship that we as a whole have with our members and truly love being a part of the “people helping people” movement!”

Amy Bridson


Branch Manager: Fife Lake

Serving Members Since: 2013

“I love serving the community that I live in, whether its in office or by volunteering. And I’m thankful that Forest Area Federal Credit Union supports it all.”


Branch Manager: Manton

Serving Members since: 2018

“ I am so excited to be a part of the Forest Area Federal Credit Union family and getting to know and be part of the Manton community”


Branch Manager: Mesick

Serving Members Since: 2019

“I am happy to be a part of Forest Area Federal Credit Union, strengthening the Community where I grew up.” 


Stacy Karll-Linder


Branch Manager: Lake City

Serving Members since: 2019

“I was a member before I became an employee and am honored to serve the community in which I reside.”

Sheri Paschall


Branch Manager: Kalkaska

Serving Members Since: 2000

“I started my career in Kalkaska and I am very excited to be back. I love that I see so many of the same members that were here when I left.”

Board of Directors

Keith DeBarr, Director

Lyle Spalding, Director

Donald Crawford, Vice-Chairman

Shawn Archer, Assoc. Director

Todd VanDuessen, Director

Alan McCullen, Secretary

Polly Piltz, Treasurer

Lee Sandy, Chairman

Robert Raden, Assoc. Director (not pictured)

FAFCU Board of Directors