San Diego board veteran helped lead North Island, Central, Camp Pendleton and WesCorp credit unions, as well as WOCCU, CUES, CUNA DCUC and CCUL.
Stephen O'Connell from California Credit Union takes corner office from John Tippets in October.
Despite a persistently struggling national economy and a local economy that has performed even more poorly, the San Diego, Calif.- based North Island Credit Union is reporting success with an effort to get back into card issuing.
Every year new executives coming in and “more mature” ones retiring and it seemed like 2011 had more than its share. The turnover has plusses and minuses. Of course some credit unions could use the fresh blood while others are losing solid leaders. The industry must ensure a strong, fresh...
With prominent retirements, now's the opportunity.
Credit unions in California and Oregon enjoyed a surge of new members on Bank Transfer Day, as well as on the days leading up to Nov. 5. To encourage new member signings, some CUs kept branches open during extended hours while others marketed Bank Transfer Day promotions.
Reports out of Southern California credit unions and from CUNA point to a successful Bank Transfer Day in that state.
At the close of 2011’s second quarter, a handful of credit unions located in the sand states, where a teetering economy has made it most difficult for financial institutions to thrive, shared hopeful bits of news: net worth ratio improvements, net income increases, loan loss reductions and operating expense cutbacks.
North Island Credit Union Chief Operating Officer Geri LaChance has been tapped as the president/CEO SESLOC Federal Credit Union of the San Luis Obispo, Calif.
This article will be among the news, features, analysis and insight filling the pages of the next print edition of Credit Union Times.