About Us

Our Mission
To build relationships by delivering valued banking solutions

Our History
A spirit of innovation and positive thinking enabled Mississippi Chemical workers to solve countless obstacles and bring the world's first farmer-owned nitrogen fertilizer plants into successful operation. It likewise led them to form their own “in-plant bank”.

Founded in 1953 as MCC Employees Federal Credit Union, we have grown to over $10 million in assets and over 1500 members. Over fifty years have passed, a new name has emerged and BenchSmart Federal Credit Union now serves the entire county of Yazoo and provides a full range of financial services including Saving Accounts, Individual Retirement Accounts, Certificates, Checking Accounts, Consumer Loan Services, ATM Services, Direct Deposit, Payroll Deduction, etc. All with competitive interest rates to make your financial decisions simple.

BenchSmart Federal Credit Union is evolving to meet the challenges of an ever more complex financial industry. And simply put: we have never been in a stronger position to provide you with the utmost service, courtesy and professionalism. We pride ourselves in being able to maintain a great personal relationship in this ever changing world of technology.

If you live, work, worship or go to school in Yazoo County we welcome your membership.

Chairman Clark Liddon
Vice Chairman Synthia Foster
Secretary Millicent Ledbetter
Treasurer Christy Harris
At-Large Travis Crimm
  Joe Dan Dickerson
  Craig Rushing
Assistant Manager/Loan Officer Connie Seawright
Loan Officer Debbie Winstead
Member Service Representative Lauren Kirk
Member Service Representative Priscilla Smith