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46 CU Professionals Become Certified CU Development Educators (CUDEs) in Dallas

    Foundation adds 4th CU Philosophy Training Session in 2016   Dallas, Texas – Forty-six credit union professionals became Credit Union Development Educators (CUDEs) after being guided by dedicated program facilitators and mentors through the intensive Credit Union Development Education (DE) Training from the National Credit Union Foundation (the … Read More

Mountain West Credit Union Association region’s Crashers named

TruWest’s Henzel, Public Service’s Greiving and Reliant Federal’s Phillips to “Crash the GAC” DENVER, CO (January 22, 2016) — Three young professionals have been named to “Crash the GAC” and represent the Mountain West Credit union Association’s tri-state region at next month’s Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C. TruWest Credit … Read More

Vantage West names new VP of Business Lending and Services  

Credit Union Taps Local Industry Professional to Fill Role   TUCSON, Ariz. (January 21, 2016) – Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, has named Tim Overton as its new Vice President of Business Lending and Services. Overton brings to Vantage West more than two decades of experience … Read More

River-Rail Community Federal Credit Union announces selection of new CEO

HOUSTON, TX — River-Rail Community Federal Credit Union has named Tyler Disburg as its new CEO. Disburg will gradually assume operational responsibilities as Vickie Nelson, the incumbent, approaches her set retirement date of April 2016. Credit Union Resources conducted the executive search for the $35-million-dollar credit union. Disburg’s management experience … Read More

Tom Beckett joins Elevations Credit Union as Senior Commercial Lender

BOULDER, CO (January 19, 2016) — Tom Beckett has joined Elevations Credit Union as Senior Commercial Lender. With more than 25 years of experience in the commercial banking industry, Beckett will structure commercial loans at Elevations and develop long-term business relationships in his new role. Beckett most recently worked at … Read More

AventaCares delivers to families in need

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (January 15, 2016) — AventaCares, the charitable Foundation of Aventa Credit Union, delivered toys, clothing, and holiday dinners to families in need as part of their Christmas for Kids program the week of December 21, 2015. Six families were selected and represented each of Aventa’s service areas: … Read More

Ent holiday food drive raises dollars and pounds

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (January 12, 2016) — Ent Credit Union successfully concluded its annual holiday food drive. Employee and member donations totaled 3,117 pounds of food and $2,812 to benefit local families in need through Care and Share Food Bank and Food Bank of the Rockies. In addition to collection … Read More

Community Financial Credit Union Returns $300,000 to its Members as Special Member Bonus Dividend

Broomfield, CO – January 11, 2016 – Community Financial Credit Union (CFCU) today announced that it would distribute $300,000 to reward its most loyal members as part of the Member Bonus program.  This program was designed to return the cooperative’s earnings back to its members. More than 3,200 members are … Read More

Trona Valley Federal Credit Union CEO Set to Retire

  Tynsky stepping down after 39 years GREEN RIVER, Wy. (January 7, 2016) – Trona Valley Federal Credit Union’s CEO of 39 years, Marsha Tysnky, has announced her retirement. In a letter addressed to the credit union’s members, Tynsky shared she is stepping down effective January 31, 2016. Her letter … Read More

People on the Move at Partner Colorado Credit Union 

ARVADA, CO – Partner Colorado Credit Union is excited to announce the recent promotions of two of the credit union’s employees: Eileen Arnold was promoted to Vice President of Accounting. She has over 20 years of accounting and finance experience, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting … Read More