First Entertainment Credit Union Adds Human Resources Star, Janet Gaspard

First Entertainment Credit Union

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (September 7, 2022) – First Entertainment Credit Union, the premiere financial partner to creators and workers of the entertainment industry, announces Janet Gaspard as the credit union’s new Vice President of Human Resources. Gaspard will be responsible for establishing and administering all human resources (HR) policies, procedures and best practices for the credit union.


“Having Janet join First Entertainment is a major benefit for all of our teammates,” said Stephen Owen, President and CEO of First Entertainment Credit Union. “With more than 30 years of leadership experience implementing innovative HR strategies, Janet’s deep knowledge and people-first approach will advance our mission of making First Entertainment one of the best places to work in America.”


Before joining First Entertainment, Gaspard worked for the Los Angeles Police Federal Credit Union (LAPFCU) where she spent more than 20 years directing human resources programs, most recently as LAPFCU’s Head of Human Resources. Gaspard will help First Entertainment evolve the employee experience by facilitating and coordinating compensation and benefit programs to attract and retain top talent.


“First Entertainment is the credit union where the industry’s best want to work,” said Gaspard. “I look forward to supporting our staff throughout their professional careers and continuing to attract new talent as key roles are added. First Entertainment has an extraordinary reputation and I am excited to be a part of such a dedicated team serving the entertainment community.”


About First Entertainment Credit Union
Since 1967, First Entertainment Credit Union has served creators in the entertainment industry. Headquartered in Hollywood, Calif., First Entertainment provides banking and financial services through its 9 branches in Los Angeles County – including the Warner Bros., Sony, and Paramount studio locations – and manages $2 billion in assets with a team of more than 220 employees. First Entertainment provides financial solutions to nearly 90,000 members through accessible 24/7 digital banking, unique entertainment-industry financial products, services, and ATMs. Visit FirstEnt.org.