News: Association Member News

Landings Credit Union Brings the Community Together to Donate Hundreds of New Shoes to Frank Elementary School

Tempe Arizona, October 2017 – Landings Credit Union, Reebok at Phoenix Premium Outlets, San Tan Ford and Precision Fleet Services joined forces to help children at Frank Elementary School, by donating 238 pairs of new shoes and more than 200 pairs of socks. Kathleen Esquibel, a Landings Credit Union employee, … Read More

Meridian Trust Celebrating International Credit Union Day with Charity Fundraiser

Cheyenne, WY – Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union is celebrating International Credit Union Day in October 2017 by setting a goal to raise $20,000 for charity. Utilizing the theme “Brighten Your Day, the Credit Union Way,” the credit union is raising funds to help Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. This Foundation’s … Read More

TRUWEST® CREDIT UNION VICE PRESIDENT SECURES SPOT ON CUNA OPERATIONS AND MEMBER EXPERIENCE COUNCIL

Tempe, Arizona – October 2, 2017 – TruWest Credit Union is proud to announce the election of their Vice President of Member Services, Jennifer Kimmell, to a position on the CUNA (Credit Union National Association) Operations & Member Experience Council. The CUNA councils, which are directed by more than 300 … Read More

Aventa Credit Union Announces New Mortgage Manager

  Colorado Springs, Colo. (September 25, 2017) – Aventa Credit Union recently named Sacha Forero as its Mortgage Manager. Forero has twenty years of lending experience that she brings to Aventa. As Mortgage Manager, Forero is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of Aventa’s Mortgage Department, ensuring proper process and … Read More

ON TAP CREDIT UNION® ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENTS

Kellee Barbee Joins On Tap as VP of Human Resources and Cultural Transformation, Edward Flores Named Director of Enterprise Risk Management  GOLDEN, Colo., September 26, 2017 – On Tap Credit Union®, a leader in providing consumers in local Colorado communities with innovative financial solutions for more than 60 years, today … Read More

Blue Federal Credit Union helps bring new bike racks to downtown Wellington

Wellington, COLO. – As part of its 2016 Do Gooders Unite campaign, the Blue Federal Credit Union Foundation fulfilled its pledge to donate $10,000 to downtown Wellington to install new bike racks throughout Main Street with the vision of welcoming bike riders throughout downtown. On September 30, that vision will become a reality … Read More

Representing Tucson, Dani Durnal of Hughes Federal Credit Union makes Top 20 Under 40 credit union award

TUCSON, AZ (September 26, 2017) — Dani Durnal, Business Development Representative at Hughes Federal Credit Union, was named one of the Mountain West Credit Union Association’s (MWCUA) Top 20 Young Professionals Under 40. Ms. Durnal is one of only three winners in Arizona to be recognized for the award, and she … Read More

Partner Colorado Credit Union Launches New Website

Arvada, CO – September 2017 – Partner Colorado Credit Union, an Arvada, Colorado based credit union, recently launched a redesigned website, www.partnercoloradocu.org.  The new website includes a complete overhaul of design including navigation, copy, simplified applications, and a range of new financial education tools, such as relevant content and financial … Read More

Denver Community Credit Union CEO retires, successors named

Denver, Colo.– Denver Community Credit Union has announced that president and CEO Carla Hedrick has retired as of March 2017, after 37 years as a leader of Denver Community Credit Union. President and CEO from 1991 to 2017, Denver Community grew from $46 million to $315 million in assets, and … Read More

VANTAGE WEST SETS RECORD IN 2017 READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS, WINNING BEST BANK/CREDIT UNION AND 16 MORE

TUCSON, Arizona. (September 7, 2017) – Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, emerged the biggest overall winner in the 2017 Arizona Daily Star Readers’ Choice Awards. Vantage West was named WINNER in 10 categories, including Best Bank/Credit Union, and FAVORITE in 7 additional categories. Results of the … Read More