Former President/CEO and Chairman of the Board of iTHINK Financial Credit Union, Lary B. McCants passed away.
Lary was employed by iTHINK Financial from 1988 to 2013, served as Executive VP of Operations for 5 years and then as President/CEO for 20 years. Under his leadership, the credit union’s assets grew from $261M to $834M, and branches expanded from 4 to 15. He pioneered mobile banking and electronic services.
Before iTHINK, Lary spent 21 years at IBM, joining the IBM Boca Raton Employees Federal Credit Union in 1969. He actively contributed to credit union associations.
iTHINK Financial’s current President/CEO, Michael Miller, praised Lary’s leadership as inspiring and caring, calling him a true legend.
Lary is survived by his wife, Pat, and three children, Chris, Kevin, and Missy, along with grandchildren and a great-grandson. To honor his legacy, the iTHINK Community Foundation will offer a $2,500 scholarship annually from 2024 onwards. Donations can be made at ithinkfi.org/foundation under “Lary McCants Memorial Scholarship Donation.”
The iTHINK Community Foundation Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization registered in the state of Florida, Registration #CH47200.
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