Alabama ONE’s Leadership is Strengthened

Press Release – For Immediate Release

Ryan Stallings appointed as Chief Commercial Lending Officer and joins the Leadership TEAM

Tuscaloosa, AL: Alabama ONE announced that Ryan Stallings has been appointed as Chief Commercial Lending Officer, reporting to CEO, Bill Wells. In his former role as Director of Commercial Lending & Business Services, Stallings has successfully grown Alabama ONE’s commercial loan portfolio to over $115 million in high quality loans. “Ryan has done an outstanding job building our commercial loan program over the past four years,” says Wells. In that time, he has expanded from being a one person TEAM to a TEAM of nine. With over 15 years of experience in the finance industry, Stallings says he is still passionate about helping Members with their financial needs. Stallings has also been a key influencer in Tuscaloosa and West Alabama, while serving as a volunteer leader and community servant with several non-profit organizations and boards.  He looks to expand that reach and service throughout the state of Alabama.  In his new role, as Chief Commercial Lending Officer, Stallings is excited to be working with the Leadership TEAM on strategies to continue the growth of the commercial loan operations going forward.

Jennifer Naves promoted to Director of Member Experience

Tuscaloosa, AL: Alabama ONE reported that Jennifer Naves has been promoted to Director of Member Experience, reporting to CEO, Bill Wells. Beginning at Alabama ONE in 2019 as the Sales and Service Manager, Naves has always put Members’ needs first. Naves was chosen to lead Alabama ONE’s Member Experience initiative. “Jennifer brings a committed focus to how we meet the needs of our Members and will play an instrumental role in achieving one of Alabama ONE’s five foundational pillars, Providing Excellent Member Service,” said Wells. As Director of Member Experience, Naves will lead Alabama ONE’s Contact Center with 17 TEAM Members and Outbound Call Center with 5 TEAM Members. Naves’ goal is to “improve the experience Members have when interacting with Alabama ONE, ensuring that every interaction is positive, consistent, and easy.” Naves is passionate about hearing from Alabama ONE’s Members and looks forward to taking feedback received to make improvements.  Naves states, “We are here to serve our Members and we want every Member to feel good about doing business with Alabama ONE.”

About Alabama ONE

Alabama ONE Credit Union, based in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, was chartered in 1951 as the TRW Federal Credit Union. Today, Alabama ONE is a $980+ million-dollar, full-service financial institution currently with 18 branches serving more than 75,000 Members throughout Tuscaloosa, Montgomery, Mobile, Jefferson and 18 other counties, as well as the employees, trustees, retirees, family members and members of the 23 Alabama rural electric cooperatives. Alabama ONE is now a statewide franchise reaching 57 of the 67 counties in Alabama. Alabama ONE provides a unique offering of consumer and business-related products, as well as wealth management and an in-house insurance agency. Alabama ONE is dedicated to giving Members the resources they need to build the strong financial future they deserve.

Federally insured by NCUA. Equal Housing Opportunity. For more information, please visit

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Share on print