In a competition of some of the best young professional talent the credit union industry has to offer, Devin Selte, senior relationship manager, team lead with $11 billion Servus Credit Union, Edmonton, Alberta, has been named CUES’ Next Top Credit Union Exec.
Since being selected to represent the Canada Region in June, Selte has been talking up his project, Servus CU’s Young Leaders Network via blog and video posts.
Beyond showcasing participants’ key achievements, the Network provides mentorship and shared learning opportunities while creating a unified group of future leaders who truly believe and understand the cooperative nature of credit unions.
During his presentation Monday at the CUES CEO/Executive Team Network conference in Las Vegas, Selte provided suggestions for how credit unions of any size could implement similar programs of their own.
Rounding out the top five finalists selected to make their presentations to attendees were Jay Hansen of $9.5 billion BECU, Seattle; Alexia Mavrakes of $190 million Aspire FCU, Clark, N.J.; Josh McAfee of $142 million Leaders CU, Jackson, Tenn.; and Amanda Thomas of $48 million Members First CU, Columbus, Ohio.
In addition to the title of Next Top Credit Union Exec, Selte has been awarded a $20,000 educational prize package and will provide further project updates at www.NextTopCreditUnionExec.com.
Thomas and Selte also have been named Trailblazers 40 Below by Credit Union Times.