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Kent Oram, Mandy Jones, and Stephanie Teubner join Western CUNA Management School Board

Ontario, CA (January 4, 2017) — Idaho Central Credit Union President and CEO Kent Oram, and Oregon Community Credit Union President and CEO Mandy Jones have joined the Western CUNA Management School (WCMS) Board of Trustees. In addition, Blue Federal Credit Union President and CEO Stephanie Teubner recently joined the … Read More

Canyon State CU’s Dobbs named a finalist for Southwest Alliance for Excellence Leadership Award

  Finalists Announced – 2017 SWAE Leadership Award PHOENIX, AZ (January 4, 2017) – The Southwest Alliance for Excellence (SWAE) is proud to announce the 3 finalists for the 2017 Leadership Award: Brian Dalke, City of Goodyear, AZ, Jane Dobbs, Canyon State Credit Union, Phoenix, AZ and William LaFollette, Accumen, … Read More

Bradley H. Harvey celebrates 20 years with Horizons North Credit Union

NORTHGLENN, CO (December 30, 2016) — Horizons North Credit Union President/ CEO Bradley (Brad) H. Harvey celebrated 20 years with the organization this month. Brad started his distinguished career with HNCU in 1996 when he replaced the outgoing CEO. During his tenure Brad has seen HNCU grow; overseeing a name … Read More

Vantage West names new Senior Business Relationship Manager

TUCSON, AZ (December 30, 2016) — Vantage West Credit Union (, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, announced today that William Tong has joined its Business Lending and Services team in his position as Senior Relationship Manager. Tong joins Vantage West after 21 years of banking experience in the Tucson market, … Read More

Hughes Federal Credit Union staff, members raise more than $15,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

TUCSON, AZ (December 29, 2016) — Hughes Federal Credit Union employees came together over the holiday season to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®. After participating in two fundraisers and selling candy bars at local branches throughout the year, Hughes also participated in the annual radiothon in 2016. Hughes … Read More

Canyon State Credit Union Donates over 150,000 diapers to Child Crisis Arizona

  Phoenix, AZ – Canyon State Credit Union is committed to a cause, committed to a purpose and committed to success. Thanks to the generosity of our members, staff and partners, Canyon State Credit Union delivered over 150,000 diapers during KTAR’s Mac & Gaydos’ annual Caring for Kids event benefiting … Read More

Vantage West awards Employees of the Year

Three employees recognized for excellence TUCSON, AZ (December 19, 2016) — Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, has named its Employees of the Year, two deserving men and one woman who have demonstrated a willingness to go above and beyond expectations to benefit Vantage West, its membership … Read More


TUCSON, Ariz. (December 21, 2016) – Vantage West Credit Union (, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, announced today the addition of Guillermo Caldelas as its new Director of Mortgage Sales. Caldelas brings with him more than 15 years of leadership experience as a mortgage professional, including his most recent stint … Read More

Aventa Credit Union shows holiday spirit at the Festival of Lights Parade

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (December 22, 2016) — Aventa celebrated the holiday season by sponsoring and participating in the 32nd Annual Festival of Lights Parade in downtown Colorado Springs.  Over 20 Aventa associates and family members participated in the parade held on Saturday, December 3, 2016. The Parade’s theme was “Home … Read More


    TUCSON, Ariz. (December 27, 2016) – Vantage West Credit Union (, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, is pleased to announce that Mitch Pisik has been selected by the Board of Directors to serve as Chairman. Pisik, who was serving as an Associate Director has stepped up to fill … Read More