Johnson succeeds Chip Filson, chairman of Callahan in Washington.
Credit union finding success with student lending.
The $730 million Indiana University CU is the latest to team up with Credit Union Student Choice to offer a private student lending solution.
New York credit union signs on with student lending CUSO.
For Jon Jeffreys, president of Credit Union Student Choice, credit union survival boils down to value and collaboration.
Student loan vendor Credit Union Student Choice said its services are now in use at 200 credit unions.
A pair of CUSOs said their collaboration in digitally providing student loan documentation is now in place at 200 credit unions.
Sallie Mae made a shift last year when it introduced a high-yield, online savings account and online certificates of deposit.
Southeast Corporate FCU and two Michigan credit unions recently announced they will offer student loans.
TruMark Financial Credit Union is not new to the student lending market-in fact, it has been making such loans for decades.