Tara Tocco, Auditor at Hughes, Wins National Award for Excellence in Service

Tucson Ariz.,– July 9, 2019 – Hughes Federal Credit Union’s Internal Audit Manager Tara Tocco received the 2019 Randy Manscill Excellence in Service Award from the Association of Credit Union Internal Auditors (ACUIA) at its recent annual meeting in Denver, Colorado. Tocco was also elected to the organization’s board of directors.

The ACUIA is recognized as a premier provider of education and resources to credit union internal auditors, risk managers, compliance officers, and audit/supervisory committee members. Tocco’s award was in recognition for her outstanding volunteer contributions to the ACUIA that helped increase its chapter base from 18 to 28 states.

“Tara Tocco demonstrates her commitment to professional excellence in her daily work and through her ACUIA volunteer activities,” said Robert J. Swick, president/general manager. “We are so pleased she received the recognition and are proud to have her as an integral part of our team.”

Tocco serves as an ACUIA board liaison to the regional directors and chapter coordinators. She is also a board liaison to the social media committee responsible for increasing ACUIA’s presence on Facebook and LinkedIn.

“I am very honored by the award and look forward to continuing to serve an organization that does so much to support credit union professionals across the country,” said Tocco.

About Hughes Federal Credit Union 

Established in Tucson in 1952, Hughes Federal Credit Union has $1.2 billion in assets and nearly 130,000 members. Hughes is rated as one of the best in-state credit unions in Arizona by Forbes for the second year in a row, has a Bauer Financial five-star superior rating, and is rated “A+” and has been accredited by the Better Business Bureau since 1974. The credit union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration. For more information, visit HughesFCU.org or follow Hughes at Facebook.com/HughesFCU and on Twitter.com/HughesFCU.



Kellie Terhune Neely

VP Marketing