About Us

Meet Our Staff

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Dan Ford

Dan is a 1966 graduate of Aztec High.  After 44 years of community banking he came out of retirement in March, 2018 to manage High Desert.  He and his wife, Cyndee (AHS '67) live in Bayfield, CO.


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Monica Lovato

Monica is a Member Service Representative.  Monica moved here from Albuquerque in 1997.  She has 30 years experience in  banking.  She came to High Desert 2013.  She would love to help with your credit union needs.


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Alisa Cleaver

Alisa is so pleasant and her smile lights up the office.  She is also our Member Service Rep.  She started here in 2015.  Alisa is a 1999 graduate of Aztec High. 


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Debra Howell

Debra is our Operations Manager.  She has always lived in the 4 corners and is a 1997 Aztec graduate.  She joined the High Desert crew in April, 2017.  Debra also helps with Member Services and looks for other products and services that we can provide in the near future. 


Sherri Lydic

Sherri joined the staff in June, 2018.  She is an Aztec native and well known to many of our members.  She is a Member Service Rep in the Aztec office.


Our Mission Statement is to promote thrift among it’s Members and to create a source of Credit that is easily accessible by the Membership.

Board of Directors

Meetings the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m.

Charles Lee - President
Karen Ransom - Secretary/Treasurer
Klint Hall - Vice President
Anna Redding - Member
Sandi Spencer - Member


Supervisory Committee

Nancy Ross - Chairperson
Pam Madson
Tina Edwards
Linda Edwards

High Desert Community Credit Union is a member of NCUA.  They insure your deposits just as the FDIC does for banks.