The $260 million East Idaho Credit Union increased the efficiency of its lending procedures by adding electronic signature capabilities.
The $197 million Tobyhanna Federal Credit Union in Scranton, Pa., hired Christopher Bresset as assistant vice president of consumer and indirect lending. He has more than 18 years of financial services experience, most recently with Honesdale National Bank in Honesdale, Pa.
East Idaho Credit Union has tapped Brad Bauges as its new president/CEO.
Bauges was senior vice president/chief operations officer at Columbia Credit Union in Vancouver, Wash.
The conversion will take place in August and also will include mobile and home banking, the credit union said.
A bank employee who pleaded guilty in July 2009 in a case involving $4 million in stolen certificates of deposit from four credit unions and other financial institutions is scheduled to be sentenced this month.
Charlene M. Pickhinke, a former MetaBank employee, who pled guilty in July 2009 in a case involving $4 million in stolen CD deposits from credit unions and others, is scheduled to be sentenced this month.