ALM’s Credit Union Times Announces 11th Annual Trailblazer Awards Winners
Washington, D.C. – February 23, 2016 – ALM’s Credit Union Times honored the winners of its 11th annual Trailblazers Awards on February 23, 2016 at an awards reception held at the Renaissance Washington during CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference.
Honorees were joined by more than 200 credit union professionals who turned out to celebrate the five executives, one volunteer and two credit unions for their outstanding service and leadership. CO-OP Financial Services served as the event sponsor.
“CU Times’ Trailblazer Award winners hold themselves to high standards of accountability. That means accountability for results and responsibility to their stakeholders,” CU Times’ Publisher/Editor-in-Chief Sarah Snell Cooke said. “Each of the credit union professionals and volunteers we recognized push themselves and their credit unions to remain relevant to their members, and to offer life-changing, and sometimes lifesaving, services. Their successes are both measurable and commendable.”
The CU Times 2016 Trailblazer Awards winners are:
- CEO of the Year: Tom Gryp, Notre Dame FCU, sponsored by Fiserv
- Lending Officer of the Year: Kenneth Leonard, Educational Community CU, sponsored
by CU Direct
- IT Executive of the Year: Bonnie Ortiz, The Partnership FCU, sponsored by Temenos
- Marketing Executive of the Year: Mark Andrews, Clark County CU
- CFO of the Year: Tim Marquardt, MAX Credit Union
- Volunteer of the Year: John Richards, The Partnership FCU
- Outstanding Political Action: Redwood CU
- Outstanding Service to the Underserved: Mendo Lake CU
Click here to view profiles of the winners and read more about the awards reception.
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