While he dreamed when he was younger that he’d be a speech writer for others, Chad Helminak, CUDE director of REAL Solutions and outreach at the Wisconsin Credit Union League, has found his own voice through service to the credit union industry.
Chad Helminak says the good being done by his employer, the Wisconsin Credit Union League, and the industry as a whole inspires him daily.
As someone who firmly resides in a no regrets zone, Stacey Walker, board director at XCEL Federal Credit Union, has never had a problem pushing past her comfort levels.
For her efforts in leading the charge to help develop talent from within, Michele DeBuhr, vice president consumer, credit administration at OnPoint Community CU, has been named a Trailblazer 40 Below.
Keep calm and carry on” is not just a saying on a coffee mug but how Michele DeBuhr, vice president consumer credit administration at Portland, Ore.-based OnPoint Community Credit Union lives.
The greater the challenge the more fun Bill Clancy, vice president of retail strategy at Lake Michigan Credit Union, has trying to figure out a solution. And now he's a Trailblazer 40 Below.
The greater the challenge the more fun Bill Clancy, vice president of retail strategy at Lake Michigan Credit Union, has trying to figure out a solution.
As an electrical engineer, Fred Fernandez never imagined when he was just lending a hand at Bethex Federal Credit Union that it would lead to a permanent career.
Matt Vance has a passion in pursuing and delivering on ideas that are relevant and add real value to consumers’ lives
"The harder I work, the luckier I get,” said Matt Vance, marketing and community manager at Bellingham, Wash.-based Industrial Credit Union. He has lived by those words since hearing them during an open session at a Crash event he helped coordinate for Mountain West Credit Union Association.