Lexington Park Branch Grand Opening


On May 1, 2024, Educational Systems Federal Credit Union hosted a Grand Opening celebration at its new Lexington Park Branch located at 46320 Lexington Village Way, Suite 100, Lexington Park, Maryland.

This event marks another significant milestone in the Credit Union’s commitment to enhancing financial wellness and accessibility across the communities it serves. The new branch features a modern layout, improved accessibility, a walk-up ATM and ample parking, making it easier for members to manage their financial needs. Scott Ostrow, a Commissioner of the St. Mary’s County Government, presented a formal citation to the Credit Union in recognition of the Lexington Park Branch Grand Opening.

"At Educational Systems Federal Credit Union, it’s our mission to empower individuals and communities through accessible financial solutions," said Girado Smith, President/CEO of Educational Systems FCU. "This new branch stands as a beacon of our commitment to fostering financial well-being, offering personalized services, and promoting financial literacy."

The Lexington Park Branch is led by manager Natasha Wickham-Benn, a passionate advocate for financial education. "Since moving to St. Mary’s County, I have been embraced by a community that is as warm and welcoming as it is committed to mutual support," remarked Wickham-Benn.

Educational Systems FCU is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative in Maryland, formed in 1955 to serve the education community. With $1.3 billion in assets, 13 branches and 85,000 members, the Credit Union strives to make financial wellness and stability accessible for all the communities they serve.