John Worthington


John A. Worthington, Lt Col, USAF (Ret), serves as Marketing Chair for the Board. He was a career USAF public affairs officer and held key positions including assignments in the Pentagon with the Secretary of the Air Force Office of Public Affairs and in the Office of the Secretary of Defense. He served as Commander of the Air Force Broadcasting Service directing worldwide Air Force broadcasting activities providing military members and their families broadcast programming through the American Forces Radio and Television Service (AFRTS). He retired from the USAF in 1993 after 26 years of service and joined Security Service Federal Credit Union (SSFCU) in 1994 as the credit union’s spokesperson, interacting with external agencies, the news media and elected officials. He led SSFCU’s legislative affairs, extensive community relations and philanthropy programs and was liaison with federal regulatory agencies and industry trade associations. He retired from SSFCU as Executive Vice President, Chief Communications Officer after 21 years and joined the AHF Board in 2014.