WesPay Staff

Meet Brian


Brian Stearns, AAP, NCP, CIA

VP and Supervisor, Risk Management

I help members identify and quantify risks.

Brian joined WesPay in 2014 as Assistant Vice President of Risk and Regulatory Compliance, responsible for conducting ACH and RDC audit and risk assessments and providing risk and compliance education to WesPay’s members. Before joining WesPay, Brian spent almost ten years managing the operational, compliance, and risk of payment systems including ACH, checks, and wire transfers for Credit Unions, including six years at Farmers Insurance Group FCU, and served as Vice-Chair of WesPay’s Rules Advisory Council. Brian holds both the AAP and NCP accreditations and is a Certified Internal Auditor.

Brian enjoys hockey and playing the guitar.