Back to News

Dawn Martin Joins San Diego County Credit Union as Senior Vice President of Human Resources

Brings extensive experience in human resources to the credit union’s leadership team

7/09/2015 12:00 a.m.

Dawn Martin has been named Senior Vice President of Human Resources at SDCCU. Martin joins SDCCU with over 20 years of experience in managing human resources functions across a variety of industries. At SDCCU, Martin is responsible for managing all credit union HR functions, including employee relations, recruiting and hiring, compensation and evaluation, payroll and benefits administration and for developing, maintaining and administering all human resource policies, procedures and programs as directed by the Executive Vice President of Human Resources.
“We are excited to have Dawn join SDCCU’s leadership team. We look forward to leveraging her impressive experience in HR to benefit employees in our organization and add value to our award-winning culture,” said SDCCU President and CEO Teresa Halleck. 
Prior to joining SDCCU, Martin served as Director of Human Resources for Community Resource Foundation where she led strategic HR initiatives in partnership with the executive team to support the overall goals and mission of the organization. Before that, she held leadership roles in HR at Ardell-Martin Business Services and WD-40® Company. She also spent time in Franchise Development and Training at San Diego-based SELLSMART, Inc.
Martin earned her bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership from Chapman University. She holds the following certifications: PHR, International HRM, Advanced Generalist, SPHR, SHRM-SCP. Martin is affiliated with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the Association for Talent Development (ATD). 
San Diego County Credit Union is San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution serving San Diego, Riverside and Orange counties. SDCCU has assets of $6.9 billion, over 288,000 customers, 38 convenient branch locations and 30,000 surcharge-FREE ATMs. SDCCU provides breakthrough banking products that meet the demands of today’s lifestyle and delivers banking services that save customers money. SDCCU is leading the way, offering FREE Checking with eStatements, SDCCU Mobile Deposit, mortgage loans, auto loans, Visa® credit cards and business banking services. Federally insured by NCUA. Equal Housing Opportunity. Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, visit

San Diego County Credit Union® was founded on the principle that people come first and profits second. This forward-thinking approach in the banking industry has propelled SDCCU® to become San Diego’s BEST Credit Union and largest locally-owned financial institution. SDCCU provides breakthrough banking products that meet the demands of today’s lifestyle and delivers banking services that save customers money. SDCCU serves customers nationwide with 30,000 surcharge-FREE CO-OP ATMs and 43 branch locations in San Diego, Riverside and Orange counties. Open an account today.

If you are using a screen reader to access this website and
having difficulties, please contact us at (877) 732-2848.
30,000 surcharge-FREE ATMs

30,000 Surcharge-FREE ATMs

Access your money anywhere with 30,000 surcharge-FREE co-op ATMs nationwide.
Find an ATM
5/5 ARM

No Closing Costs

5/5 ARM Home Loan
Learn More
Auto Buying Service

Let SDCCU Do The Work!

You provide the details of the car you want and we'll locate it, negotiate the price and coordinate delivery for you – at no cost.
Learn More

1% Cash Back!

Apply for a SDCCU Cash Rewards Visa card to earn unlimited 1% cash back.
*Learn More
Check. Snap. Deposit.

SDCCU Mobile Deposit

Deposit checks from your smart phone in real time.
Get the App
Round corner left Round corner spacer Round corner spacer