A pair of executives earn the “chief” designation in their titles, new hires, promotions and more credit union professionals in the news.
The former president of Hawaiian Tel FCU, Honolulu, has passed away.
Matt Daniels, a member advisor II at the Alexandria, Minn. branch of Affinity Plus FCU, St. Paul, Minn., has been named a Top 20 Under 40 Young Professional by the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and Echo Press.
Kelli Ellsworth Etchison
Kelli Ellsworth Etchison (second from right), SVP of marketing at LAFCU, Lansing, Mich., has been awarded the C. Colton Carr Exemplary Volunteer of the Year Service Award by the YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing.
Keesler FCU, Biloxi, Miss., promoted George Mitchell to EVP and chief operating officer.
The People's CU, Middletown, R.I., appointed Steven Carneiro as business and residential lending manager.
Sam Nelson will join Central Florida Educators FCU, Lake Mary, Fla., as SVP/general counsel.
Paul Treinen has been named chief operating officer at the World Council of CUs.
Fort Community CU, Fort Atkinson, Wis., promoted Meghan Bernath to director of operations.
Nick Cantrell, a financial advisor registered through CUSO Financial Services L.P, at UMassFive College FCU, Hadley, Mass., has earned the Chartered Life Underwriter designation from The American College in Bryn Mawr, Pa.
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