About Us

Charles M. Buchanan, Jr., E-24 - Retired - Chairman
William G. Dewan, E-10 - Retired - Clerk
Edmund M. Street, L-18 - Retired - Vice Chairman
Daniel Magoon, District 3, Gr. 2 - Treasurer

Joseph Casper, District 3, Gr. 2
Sean P. Costello, L-19, Gr. 2
Ralph Dowling, FAO, Gr. 1
Joseph Finn, Fire Commissioner and Chief of Department
Robert Ford, HQ, Retired
Kevin Meehan, E-3, Gr. 3
Sean O'Brien, TL 10, Gr. 4
Edward Paris, Jr., HQ
John Soares, L-4, Gr. 4

John "Bernie" Winne - President/CEO
Cathy Boucher - Executive Vice President
Katie Armstrong - Chief Financial Officer
John C. Maguire - Vice President of IT
Catherine Guerard - Vice President of Member Service/Business Development
Kaitryn Thornton - Vice President of Lending
Jennifer Cook - Electronic Services Manager
Karen Guiliano - Loan Servicing Manager
Kristen Russell - Executive Assistant

Alexa Karski - Branch Manager
Kelly Tewksbury - Assistant Branch Manager
Sarah Butler - Branch Manager (WR)
Mary Kate Alibrandi - Assistant Branch Manager (WR)

Kayla Bolstad - Loan Processor
Liana Boyle - MSR II
Elizabeth Cicerone - Electronic Services Clerk
Anna Collins - Mortgage Origination Supervisor
Joanne Concannon - Business Development Representative
Lauren Emery - MSR II
Jesuina Fernandes - Loan File Clerk
Elizabeth Gleason - MSR II
Tracy Kaplan - Loan Servicing Specialist
Cheryl Kehayias - MSR I
Rebecca Kulesza - Teller
Oanh Le - Staff Accountant
Roseanna Lerro - MSR I
Shannon Lynch - MSR II
Nancy McEachern - MSR II
Kimberly Montero - Teller
Carol Noenickx - Bookkeeper
Jean O'Malley - Senior Teller
Lauren Payne - Mortgage Loan Officer
Brittany Perella - MSR II 
Melinda Ramroop - MSR I
Courtney Wells - MSR II
Bridget Yetman - MSR II

Boston Firefighters Credit Union was established in 1948. Since that time, BFCU has had one goal; to provide high quality services in a warm, friendly atmosphere, to offer the best possible rates, while operating in a safe and sound manner, consistent with all regulatory rules and regulations. Today, we have over 8,000 members and because we’re a credit union, we only work for you!

The following financials are posted quarterly:

September 2017 Income Statement

September 2017 Balance Sheet

We have two locations!

Main Branch
60 Hallet Street 
Dorchester, MA 02124

Hallet Street Hours of Operation: 
Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri - 8:30am to 3:30pm 
Thur - 8:30am to 7:00pm 
Sat - 8:30am to 12:30pm

New Branch
2029 Centre Street
West Roxbury, MA 02132

Centre Street Hours of Operation
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm
Sat - 8:30 to 12:30pm

Phone:  617-288-2420
Hotline: 800-552-4379
Member Service and Loan Dept. Fax:  857-220-2158
Accounting and Administration Fax:  617-288-8750

Holiday Closings


2018 Scholarship Opportunities!

All applications are also available in our lobbies at both branches.

BFCU Scholarships

This year we are giving away four scholarships!

  • Two $5,000 College Scholarships
  • Two $1,000 High School Scholarships

Applications for the BFCU College Scholarship and High School Scholarship are due back to the credit union, no later than Friday, April 13th

The winners of these scholarships will be drawn at random at the Annual Meeting. 
Please be sure to read the applications for eligibility requirements.

BFCU College Scholarship Application

BFCU High School Scholarship Application

Cooperative Credit Union Association Scholarship

The Cooperative Credit Union Association offers a $1,500 scholarship for current high school seniors only.

Applications for the Cooperative Credit Union Association Scholarship are due back to the credit union, no later than Friday, March 2nd

The winner of this scholarship will be determined by the Cooperative Credit Union Association. 
Please be usre to read the application for eligibility requirements.

CCUA Scholarship Application