Children provided an urgent and charming backdrop to the National Credit Union Foundation’s 2013 Herb Wegner Memorial Awards dinner as the foundation recognized programs and individuals whose lives and careers have been involved with young people.
Here are the winners of the Wegner Awards and some candid photos from the event on Monday night at the GAC.
In a management succession long in the planning stage, Utah’s $5.4 billion America First Federal Credit Union of Riverdale, Utah, named John Lund, executive vice president as president/CEO, effective Sept. 1.
Terry Laudick of New Mexico Educators FCU has been elected to a one-year term as chairman of the board of CO-OP Financial Services.
Accolades poured in Friday for Rick Craig, who announced his pending retirement Friday as president/CEO of Utah’s America First Federal Credit Union.
Lund currently executive vice president at $5.4 billion Utah credit union.
The merger game – its timing, procedures and practices – is coming in for new scrutiny and debate this month among a coterie of analysts and top credit union CEOs.
Tuesday's NCUA-engineered takeover of the failed Beehive Credit Union in Utah by a large Texas CU adds a new player to the state's financial landscape "and should be welcomed by Utah consumers."