General Counsel, Navy Federal Credit Union 

Lou Brenner joined Navy Federal in 2007, overseeing all legal issues in all departments and managing all lawyers representing the credit union. Before coming to Navy Federal, Lou served as Senior Counsel and Co-Founder of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Senior Counsel for Enforcement at the U.S. Treasury Department. 

In 2017, Navy Federal was named the No. 3 Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune magazine, recognized in particular for its high percentage of female executives and work-life balance. Navy Federal also has a professional development program for all employees that focuses on skills like leadership and emotional intelligence.  

Joined LCLD 2018 


Highlights of LCLD Participation 


Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2018: Brittani Ivey, Emily Troncoso


Member: Lou Brenner