Kauffeld Named CEO in Nebraska
University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union announced that Keith Kauffeld has been named the credit union’s new president/CEO, effective April 29.
Sandra Lineberry, University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union’s board chair said, “NUFCU will be in great hands with Keith, who brings outstanding expertise in the credit union industry, including a deep background in leveraging people and processes that will serve NUFCU well.”
Kauffeld’s career has more than 16 years of senior-level operations and administrative management experience. He most recently served as the vice president/chief administrative officer of Air Academy Federal Credit Union in Colorado Springs, Colo. While there, he the credit union hit its targeted increase in noninterest income and reduced its expense ratio.
Kauffeld held the responsibilities of human resources, talent management, employee training/development, administration, contract management, noninterest income management, off-balance sheet management, security and facilities during his time at Air Academy FCU.
“We are delighted that Keith has agreed to take on the role of President/CEO at NUFCU. He is a seasoned executive with significant experience in guiding successful operations in credit unions, and we feel he is highly qualified to lead the company through the next stages of its growth strategy,” said Lineberry.
University of Nebraska FCU, based in Lincoln, was chartered in 1937 to serve the professors and faculty members of the University of Nebraska. Today, the credit union has over 10,000 members and over $70 million in assets.