Credit Union Times Magazine October-15, 2003

In Other News


    AurGroup Financial Credit Union, Fairfield, Ohio, has raised over $7,000 for Diabetes research during its "End of Summer Beach Party" at the Fairfield Aquatic Center. Some 100 residents attended and enjoyed various activities, including some extravagant gift basket raffles. To top off the festivities, AurGroup FCU's hula girls entertained guests...


News Briefs

Quotes Worth Quoting

  • Quotes Worth Quoting

    "While we must continue to provide the products and services that all credit unions need, U.S. Central believes that the best way for the Corporate Network to grow market share is to focus on the nation's largest credit unions." From U.S.Central's 2003-2005 business plan. The corporates' corporate believes there must...



    Indiana Credit Union League, Indianapolis, has promoted Chris Beaumont to vice president of governmental affairs; Kay Neidlinger to vice president of communications; and Katie Meyer to communications manager. In addition, Indiana CUL has named Carrie Stiers governmental affairs specialist. Postal Credit Union, North St. Paul, Minn., has elected Judy A....

  • EAST

    Credit Union Central Falls, R.I., has promoted Daniel J. O'Brien to senior vice president/chief financial officer; Lisa G. Dandeneau to senior vice president/chief operating officer; Gene R. Giarrusso to senior vice president/chief lending officer and Timothy J Draper to vice president of marketing. Empire Corporate FCU, Albany, N.Y., has promoted...


    Fort Bliss Federal Credit Union, El Paso, Texas, has appointed Karl Murphy acting president. University Federal Credit Union, Austin, Texas, has named Sheila Jo Wojcik, Ph.D. vice president of membership.


    CU Business Group, a business services CUSO co-owned by Empire Corporate FCU, FirstCorp, and Northwest Corporate, has named Michael Mucilli vice president/senior business services officer. Profitstar Inc., a financial management software company, has named Kevin Haffner senior vice president. CUNA Mutual Group, a provider of financial services to credit unions,...

  • WEST

    Partners Federal Credit Union, Anaheim, Calif., has named John Christopoulos vice president of technology and Wendy Danbury director of cast development. Air Academy Federal Credit Union, Colorado Springs, Assistant Vice President of Mortgage Shannon Forsyth has been elected co-chair of the Southern Colorado Chapter of the Colorado Mortgage Lenders. In...

Letters to the editor

  • Hiring the Right CEO No Small Affair

    In Mike Welch's Sept. 24th Publisher's Column, "CEO Retirements Not Necessarily A Scary Thing," he did an excellent job of cautioning credit union boards to be certain they realize the importance of their CEO replacement actions. He stopped short of recommending that they seek professional assistance, so I'll say it....

Publisher's Column

  • 51 League Chairmen Like Heinz 57 Varieties

    Apparently there are no standard criteria for serving as a credit union league chairman, at least based on the current line up of photos and accompanying data that appeared on pages 88-90 in the 10/1/03 issue of Credit Union Times. In theory, the most qualified individuals should be elected by...


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