Elevations Credit Union Promotes Steven Schmidle to Chief Strategy and Performance Officer

Elevations Credit Union recently promoted Steven Schmidle to the newly created role of Chief Strategy and Performance Officer, with responsibility for the development, implementation, and achievement of the organization’s strategic plan as well as all financial activities of the credit union. Schmidle joined the Elevations team 11 years ago and … Read More

Meridian Trust Provides Thousands of Dollars in Heating Bill Assistance

Cheyenne, WY—Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union has provided nearly $10,000 in financial assistance to credit union members who have been experiencing difficulty in paying their home heating bills. According to a post by http://www.ramacorporation.com, the credit union’s Heat Energy Assistance Trust (HEAT) program has helped low and fixed income families … Read More

Coors Credit Union Scholarships Available for 2016-17 School Year

GOLDEN, Colo. (March 16, 2016) – Coors Credit Union has announced that it is offering three $2,000 scholarships for the 2016-17 school year. Credit union membership is not required; one scholarship will be awarded to a Coors Credit Union member in good standing, and two to young adults within the … Read More

Community Financial Credit Union to Become Blue Federal Credit Union

  Broomfield CO.—Wyoming-based Warren Federal Credit Union and Community Financial Credit Union, (CFCU) headquartered in Colorado, are pleased to announce that the recently agreed-upon merger of the two organizations will become official on April 1, 2016. The Boards of Directors have chosen to unify the organization under one name, Blue … Read More

Ent hires Information Technology Executive

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (March 6, 2016) — Ent Credit Union is pleased to announce that Chris Marshall has joined Ent’s Information Technology team as senior vice president and chief information officer. In this role, Marshall will lead Ent’s IT Operations, Information Security and Systems Integration areas in addition to serving … Read More

Ent receives 2016 Hunger’s Hope Award from Care and Share Food Bank

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (February 26, 2016) — Ent Credit Union was recently recognized by Care and Share Food Bank of Southern Colorado with a 2016 Hunger’s Hope Award. The award recognizes community supporters who help Care and Share further its mission to “bridge the gap between hunger and abundance.” Ent … Read More

UniWyo FCU’s Knopp named Business Person of the Year

Congratulations to Larry Knopp, president of UniWyo FCU. He was recently named Business Person of the Year by the Laramie Chamber Business Alliance.

Premier Members Credit Union merger named “Deal of the Year”

The merger between Premier Members Federal CU and Boulder Valley CU created an entity with $820M in assets and more than 65,000 members BOULDER, CO (February 23, 2016) — Biz West Media recognized the newly-merged Premier Members Credit Union as “Deal of the Year” in an article published the week … Read More

Elevations Credit Union & Buffalo Bicycle Classic Present $195,000 for CU Boulder Scholarships

Elevations Credit Union and the Buffalo Bicycle Classic (BBC) presented $195,000 to the University of Colorado Boulder College of Arts and Sciences for student scholarships. The BBC has raised more than $3 million in scholarship funds over the last 13 years. Funds are awarded for the best and the brightest … Read More

Meet Our Chief Executive Institute Scholars

Meet Our Chief Executive Institute Scholars  This year the Center for Credit Union Leadership has launched the Chief Executive Institute.  The institute is an executive-level learning experience designed to help position credit unions for growth and leadership by developing awareness, understanding, and workplace application of the Baldrige Excellence Framework.  The … Read More