Investement Services

The GECU Investment & Trust Services Team

The GECU Investment Services and Members Trust(1) departments have teamed up to help prepare you for what matters most. With almost 75 years of collective experience, our GECU Investment and Trust Services team has the knowledge and experience to help you reach your goals. Check the background of these investment professionals on FINRA's BrokerCheck.

Jorge Macias

Financial Advisor

With eight years of investment experience, Jorge is just as passionate about your financial goals as he is about the community he serves. His specialties are investments, retirement planning, and wealth and risk management. He graduated from the University of Texas at El Paso with a double major in finance and marketing. Jorge has a General Lines agent license to provide life, accident, and health insurance in Texas and New Mexico; is FINRA registered; and is a Certified Retirement Counselor®.

Judy Monteleone

Executive Director/Sr. Trust Officer

Judy’s dedication to helping you comes with 44 years of assisting our community with their financial needs. She will help guide you to the right product for your needs while specializing in trust and estate planning and administration. She earned her Certified Trust and Financial Advisor designation from Northwestern University and is a Certified Fiduciary and Investment Risk SpecialistTM. She is also a former board member for Habitat for Humanity and an active supporter of the El Paso Community Foundation.

Debra Hastings

Financial Advisor

Debra is a lifelong investor and has more than five years of experience in providing sound, professional assistance and knowledgeable, personalized investment service to our community. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Arizona and is a Registered Representative of CUNA Brokerage Services Inc. Debra is also a General Lines agent licensed to provide life, accident and health insurance in Texas and New Mexico.

Linda Ontiveros

Senior Trust Officer

After 30 years in the trust profession, Linda is your go-to advisor for special-needs trusts. She also specializes in elder services, trust administration, and estate settlement and can walk you through every step. She is a current board member and former chair for the Rio Grande Area Agency on Aging, a member of the El Paso Estate Planning Council and is fluent in Spanish.

Susie de la Fuente

Financial Services Coordinator

After working for GECU for ten years, Susie knows how important the work we do for the community is. Along with her lending and mortgage processor/closer certifications, she helps keep the department organized and will be a point of contact, if you have any questions.

Ercilia Short

Trust Administrator

With 20 years of banking experience and seven years as Trust Administrator, Ercilia knows how to work with you to determine your specific needs. She is experienced in guardianship administration, has been in the Cannon Trust School for three years and is fluent in Spanish.


Gloria Hubley

Trust Administrator

Moving her way up from teller to private banker to small-business and mortgage lender, Gloria’s 23 years in various parts of the banking industry have given her a deep understanding of the different needs of the region. She holds an American Bankers Association diploma, consumer and commercial lending certifications, and has been in the Cannon Trust School for two years.

(1)GECU Investment & Trust Services Advisors are registered representative of CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. Representatives are registered, securities sold, advisory services offered through CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. (CBSI), member FINRA / SIPC, a registered broker/dealer and investment advisor, which is not an affiliate of the credit union. CBSI is under contract with the financial institution to make securities available to members. Trust services available through Members Trust Company, a federal thrift regulated by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. Not NCUA/NCUSIF/FDIC insured, May Lose Value, No Financial Institution Guarantee. Not a deposit of any financial institution. CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. is a registered broker/dealer in all 50 States of the United States of America.