Home-grown leadership starts with grooming those team leaders and vice presidents.
Jad Malek, Arkansas FCU
Arkansas Federal Credit Union, Jacksonville, Ark., named Jad Malek as vice president of retail operations.
Kara Stockwell, Arkansas FCU
Arkansas Federal Credit Union, Jacksonville, Ark., named Kara Stockwell as vice president of organizational development.
Tim Brooks, Maine Credit Union League and Synergent
The Maine Credit Union League and its service subsidiary, Synergent, named Tim Brooks as vice president of corporate marketing.
Steve Edgerton, Centris FCU
The Nebraska Credit Union League presented its 2018 Professional Distinguished Service Award to Steve Edgerton, vice president of corporate operations & government affairs officer at Centris Federal Credit Union, Omaha.
Christopher Ercole, Tower FCU
Christopher Ercole has joined Tower Federal Credit Union, Laurel, Md., as vice president of consumer lending.
Lea Ammerman Michigan State University FCU
Lea Ammerman (center), executive vice president of member services at Michigan State University Federal Credit Union, East Lansing, Mich., was named Professional of the Year by the National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions. At left: Dan Berger, NAFCU president and CEO; at right: Brian Schools, Region II director on NAFCU’s board of directors.
Steven Juodawlkis, United FCU
United Federal Credit Union, St. Joseph, Mich., appointed Steven Juodawlkis as director of product management.
Bill Beatty, Y-12 FCU
Bill Beatty has joined Y-12 Federal Credit Union, Oak Ridge, Tenn., as director-remote member services, and call center.
Southeast Regional CU Schools
The Southeast Regional Credit Union Schools said Michael Poucher, financial center manager II at First Commerce Credit Union, Tallahassee, Fla., and Dale Phillips, executive operations officer at Veritas Federal Credit Union, Franklin, Tenn., received the 2018 Hugh Watson award at the Southeast CUNA Management School. From left to right: Phillips, Hugh Watson (retired from SRCUS), and Poucher. SRCUS is a collaboration of eight southeastern credit union leagues.
Scott Gennerman, Ent CU
Ent Credit Union, Colorado Springs, Colo. promoted Scott Gennerman to director of indirect lending.
Ron Burke, University of Nebraska FCU
The Nebraska Credit Union League presented its 2018 Volunteer Distinguished Service Award to Ron Burke, chairman of the board of directors at University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union, Lincoln, Neb.
Kara Harmsen, Consumers CU
Consumers Credit Union, Kalamazoo, Mich., said CFS financial advisor Kara Harmsen received her Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor designation.
Dave Boden, Hiway FCU
Dave Boden, president and CEO of Hiway Federal Credit Union, St. Paul, Minn., was appointed to St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter’s Children’s Savings Account task force.
Jennifer Burke, Maine Credit Union League
Jennifer Burke has joined the Maine Credit Union League as regulatory and legislative advocacy coordinator.
David Morgan, Notre Dame FCU
Notre Dame Federal Credit Union, Notre Dame, Ind., named David Morgan as chief credit officer.
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