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SAFE Federal Credit Union Taps Drew Huckeba to Lead Mortgage Team

SUMTER, South Carolina, March 12, 2018 – Drew Huckeba has been named Assistant Vice President of Mortgage Services at SAFE Federal Credit Union, the largest credit union based in the Midlands.

Huckeba has been with SAFE for six years, and most recently held the position of Assistant Vice President of Branch Administration.

He started with SAFE as a branch manager, moving into the position of regional branch director before being named an assistant vice president in 2017.

Huckeba is a 2011 business management graduate of the University of South Carolina and is a graduate of Sumter High School. He is a married father of one and a member of the Shaw Sumter Community Council.

“Drew Huckeba has done an outstanding job in every position he has held at SAFE,” said Darrell Merkel, CEO. “We are now looking to him and his team to continue to grow our mortgage business and maintain the high standards of member service that we pride ourselves on.”

About SAFE Federal Credit Union

SAFE Federal Credit Union, founded in 1955, is the largest credit union based in the Midlands, with $1 billion in total assets, 119,000 members, and 19 branches. Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, or goes to school in Sumter, Lee, Clarendon, Florence, and Orangeburg counties, as well as parts of Kershaw, Richland, and Lexington counties. Membership is also open to employees of more than 500 companies located throughout the Midlands and relatives of those eligible to join. Connect with us at, on or @SAFEFCU