SMITHFIELD – Following a months-long national search and a unanimous vote held on Aug. 22, Navigant Credit Union’s Board of Directors has announced that Kathleen C. Orovitz, of North Smithfield, will serve as Navigant Credit Union’s next president/CEO.

Orovitz will succeed Gary E. Furtado, who, after serving in the role for 35 years, announced his plans to retire earlier in May. Furtado plans to remain in his current role and support the leadership transition through October, states a release from Navigant.

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