News: Association Member News

BLUE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION CEO WINS PRESTIGIOUS AWARD

CHEYENNE, WYOMING – Blue Federal Credit Union’s CEO, Stephanie Teubner, was presented with the Wyoming Women of Influence Award in the Financial and Banking Category on August 11, 2016. The Wyoming Women of Influence Awards were sponsored by the Wyoming Business Report; awards were handed out at a special ceremony. … Read More

VANTAGE WEST BREAKS GROUND ON CORPORATE EXPANSION

  New Building Will Provide Space For Growth in Technology and Business Lending TUCSON, Ariz. (Aug. 22, 2016) – Vantage West (www.vantagewest.org), Southern Arizona’s largest credit union, is expanding its corporate presence in Tucson by breaking ground on a 38,500-square-foot building that will accommodate present and future growth. Credit union … Read More

COORS CREDIT UNION NAMED “BEST OF THE BEST” IN GOLDEN FOR FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

  GOLDEN, Colo. (August 2016) – For the fifth year in a row, Coors Credit Union has been voted “Best Bank/Credit Union in Golden” by the readers of the Golden Transcript, published by Colorado Community Media. Coors Credit Union was also voted “Best of the Best” in Customer Service. “We’re … Read More

Elevations Credit Union Donates 920 Pairs of Glasses to Lions Clubs International

BOULDER, Colo. – August 17, 2016 – Elevations Credit Union donated 920 pairs of glasses and $1,000 to the Louisville Chapter of Lions Clubs International, the world’s largest service club organization. Used eyeglasses, reading glasses, sunglasses and funds were collected at each of Elevations’ 11 branches along the Front Range … Read More

SunWest Credit Union Announces New President/CEO

  Janice Mehle has been appointed as the new President/CEO SunWest Credit Union (Pueblo, Colo.) has appointed Janice Mehle as the new President/CEO. Janice has been part of SunWest Credit Union for 19 years, previously serving as the Senior Vice President. She was responsible for the growth and development of … Read More

Landings Credit Union Packs 21,816 Meals and Donates 150 Uniforms

  Tempe, AZ August, 2016 – Landings Credit Union recently took part in packing meals for the Non-Profit Feed My Starving Children. Employees and their families met on a recent Saturday at the Mesa facility to hand-pack meals specially formulated for malnourished children. The meals that Landings Credit Union helped … Read More

SOOPER CREDIT UNION/DENVER COMMUNITY CU: “MERGER OF OPPORTUNITY”

  Denver, CO – Sooper Credit Union in Arvada, Colorado and Denver Community Credit Union in Denver, Colorado have entered into an intent-to-merge agreement. Both credit unions combined will operate out of 9 Colorado locations, with over $620 million in assets. The merger is expected to be completed by the … Read More

Premier Members Credit Union Mourns Loss John E. Flynn, Jr.

Boulder, Colo. – Premier Members Credit Union regrets to announce the passing of former board member John E. Flynn Jr. on August 2nd, 2016. Flynn served as a volunteer for more than 40 years as part of School District 50 Credit Union, with 32 years as its treasurer. SD50 Credit … Read More

Alahambra Credit Union Celebrates 60 Years of Service

Alhambra Credit Union is celebrating 60 years of service with its members throughout the year. With the efforts of a small group of Alhambra Elementary School District classroom teachers, Alhambra Credit Union was founded in 1956. This past April, we celebrated our 60th Annual Meeting with our credit union members. … Read More

Aventa Credit Union Announces Promotion of Watkins to AVP of Lending

Colorado Springs, Colo. (August 3, 2016) – Aventa Credit Union recently named Shannon Watkins as its new Assistant Vice President of Lending. She previously held the position of Consumer Lending Manager. In her new role, Watkins will manage the daily functions and operations of the Credit Unions lending departments.  She … Read More