Granite Credit Union Selects Mark Young as President/CEO

Millcreek, Utah – September 1, 2021 – Granite Credit Union’s Board of Directors has named Mark L. Young to replace Lynn R. Kuehne as President and CEO.  Kuehne earlier announced plans to retire effective October 1, 2021.

Mr. Young has over 25 years of credit union senior level management experience and most recently has been serving as the Vice President of Human Relations for Granite Credit Union. Young’s Credit Union career began in 1995 when he joined Utah Central Credit Union as Human Resources Director and Compliance Officer. Named Executive Vice President in 2003, Young provided leadership to a variety of roles including Operations, Compliance, Branching and Lending for Utah Central Credit Union.

Young is a 1995 graduate of the University of Utah where he studied Organizational Communication. He has earned the designation of Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and is a graduate of Western CUNA Management School.



Organized by educators in 1935, Granite Credit Union – headquartered in Millcreek, Utah – has upheld the community-minded tradition of member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperatives while serving Salt Lake County with 8 branch locations. Granite serves over 31,000 members with assets of over $680 million.