Publix Federal Credit Union

Headquartered in Lakeland, Fla., Publix Employees Federal Credit Union (PEFCU) is a member-owned co-operative that was founded in 1957 to meet the financial needs of current and retired Publix Super Markets Inc. associates and their family members. PEFCU, with over $1 billion in assets, is ranked in the top five percent of credit unions nation-wide. PEFCU maintains a five-star rating by Bauer Financial and boasts an “A+” in financial health. PEFCU remains committed to improving the financial lives of its members and continues to expand its membership throughout the southeastern U.S.


PEFCU's corporate office is located in Lakeland, Florida. There are six (6) full service branch offices located in Florida: Lakeland (main), Pembroke Pines, Royal Palm Beach, Altamonte Springs, Sarasota, and Jacksonville. There is currently one full service branch located in Norcross, Georgia.

Mission Statement

The primary mission of Publix Employees Federal Credit Union is delivering the best value for lifelong relationships one member at a time.

Board of Directors

  • Terry Brigman, Chairman
  • Linda Hall, Vice-Chairman
  • Kindle Bowden, Secretary
  • Jeff Chamberlain, Director
  • Merriann Metz, Director
  • Jeff Stephens, Director
  • Adrian Bennett, Director



PEFCU is a proud partner of the League of Southern Credit Unions & Affiliates.  The LSCU is our trusted advocate every day through advocacy, compliance, education, and communications.