Telhio Credit Union Hires John Schipfer as Senior Vice President of Business Operations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (June 2, 2022) - In support of our commitment to provide members with outstanding service and innovative products, Telhio Credit Union welcomes John Schipfer as Senior Vice President of Business Operations. Schipfer comes to Telhio with more than 26 years of financial service experience.

"We are thrilled to welcome John to our leadership team," said Leslie Bumgarner, President and CEO. "His vast experience in banking and knowledge of the industry is a tremendous asset to our team. With our focus on growing our business and maintaining a strong commitment to our members, we look forward to collaborating with John to accomplish these goals."

Schipfer has a passion for developing and mentoring talent, partnering with teammates to accomplish a common goal and continuous learning. He is active in the community, including serving as Pastor Council President for St. Michael's Church, and volunteering for Oasis of Mercy food bank. He also has volunteered as a youth basketball and softball coach, taught Sunday school and volunteered for Junior Achievement and 4H.

Schipfer is a graduate of Wittenberg University and Franklin University's MBA program. At Telhio, he will lead the charge in strengthening Telhio's infrastructure, defining processes that ensure the credit union's ability to remain agile in its response to an ever-changing industry. He will play a central role in the day-to-day operations of the organization.

About Telhio Credit Union

Telhio is open to anyone who lives, works, worships or goes to school in Central and Southwestern Ohio. Founded in 1934, originally as the credit union for the Columbus Telephone Co., Telhio is a not-for-profit financial cooperative where its members are also its owners. Telhio offers nine branching offices throughout central Ohio and southwestern Ohio and nearly 4,000 shared branching locations nationwide. Additionally, Telhio Credit Union participates in the highest level of combined federal and private share savings insurance available, insuring deposit accounts up to $500,000.* For more information, contact Telhio Credit Union at 614-221-3233 or visit

*Federally insured by NCUA. Additional coverage up to $250,000 provided by Excess Share Insurance Corporation, a licensed insurance company.