Money Matters

Money Matters




Ken Shea has been President and CEO of East Coast Credit Union since July 2011 and had worked as CEO of Heritage Credit Union since April 2004 prior to that appointment. He has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry and has worked in various positions around Atlantic Canada.


Ken is a native of Halifax. He received his Bachelor of Commerce from Dalhousie University and has a Master of Business Administration from the University of New Brunswick. Ken holds a Certified Financial Planner designation. He is a committed community volunteer and has served on various boards and committees including Symphony Nova Scotia, Connecting People for Health, Healthwise Cooperative, Supportive Housing for Young Mothers, and the Better Business Bureau of Atlantic Canada.


He is currently serving as the Vice Chair of the League Savings and Mortgage board and has been on that board since 2010. Ken and his wife Lori reside in the Halifax area with their two children.