The credit union community allegedly eclipsed 100 million members this year. The figure is bogus, and even the most religious credit union believers know that figure includes not a small amount of double counting from memberships by one person at multiple credit unions and other account structures.
Forty years ago, Helen Bunn became the manager of Fannie Mae Federal Credit Union. At that time the credit union served less than a 1,000 members and managed assets of just $125,000.
The Partnership FCU takes in Fannie Mae FCU to form $140 million institution.
Being president/CEO of a credit union may not have been Theresa Mann’s lifelong dream in college, but today she couldn’t imagine not being a part of the credit union industry.