Credit Union Times Magazine February-07, 2007

In Other News


    Oregon First Community Credit Union, Coquille, Ore., recently held a celebration for its new banking center and corporate headquarters. Several founding members of the CU attended and spoke at the event. Several hundred people also attended the celebration and helped the CU open its new facility. Founders Federal Credit Union,...


    BestSource Credit Union, Pontiac, Mich., recently won first place in the State of Michigan for the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Recognition Award and also the Louise Herring Award for Philosophy in Action. Awarded by the Michigan Credit Union League, these awards represent commitment to the credit union movement and social...


Front Page News

News Briefs


Tech Bytes


Letters to the editor

  • NCUA's Bylaw Position Makes More Sense, But Change Needed

    I have found NCUA's inaction in the DFCU Bylaws dispute inexplicable. Paul Gentile's Jan. 24 column was the best explanation, I have seen by far, of the issues in play, and his recommendations appear right on target. Thanks for shining some needed light on this issue! Martin Breland CEO Tower...

  • NCUA and Gentile Miss the Point About FCU Bylaws Disputes

    Both the NCUA and the Credit Union Times' Editor/Publisher Paul Gentile are missing the point about credit union bylaw disputes. Who enforces the FCU bylaws, the courts or NCUA, is secondary to the core question of why does NCUA empower a mere handful of disruptive dissidents to petition for a...

Publisher's Column

  • Why Not a Women's Conference?

    I sat down to write this column and thought to myself maybe I should just let this topic go and avoid any potential controversy given the subject matter, but heck that's not my style.

Quotes Worth Quoting


  • WEST

    The Credit Union Associations of Colorado and Wyoming, Arvada, Colo., have appointed Jon Drogheo to human resources consultant and Carmen Ortega to grassroots organizer. MaPS Credit Union, Salem, Ore., has named Holly Bolton its stellar teller for her outstanding performance in October 2006 and named Marcia Mareck its stellar teller...


    GTE Federal Credit Union, Tampa, Fla., has promoted Bryon Nabors to the newly-created position of vice president of training. Lee County Postal Employees Credit Union, Ft. Myers, Fla., has named Jason Maxwell CEO. Michelle Malushizky, human resources manager for SC Telco Federal Credit Union, Greenville, S.C., was honored with the...


    First American Credit Union, Beloit, Wis., has appointed Lori Messer to branch manager; Rosa Eddings to mortgage loan originator; Mark Larson to collector; and Rebecca Pope to teller. The CU also promoted Selina Quinn to business member services representative. Veridian Credit Union, Waterloo, Iowa, has named Mary Coonradt lending systems...

  • EAST

    Workers' Credit Union, Lancaster, Mass., has promoted Lynn M. Buteau to assistant vice president and Lancaster branch manager. Service Credit Union, Portsmouth, N.H., has promoted Kimberly Barrett to member service representative level II and Jenny White to contact center representative level III. Wemelco Credit Union, Springfield, Mass., has named Wendy...

In Memoriam


  • Correction

    In the Jan. 24 issue, the "Top 50 Invested in CUSOs" chart on p. 23 incorrectly listed Greater Cincinnati Schools Credit Union as having $6 million invested in its CUSO, GCSECUSO Inc. The correct figure should be $600,000.

Advertisement. Closing in 15 seconds.