EAST

Greylock Federal Credit Union, Pittsfield, Mass., announced the hiring of Michael A. Fazio as senior vice president financial planning & investment services. Also, Anthony Clement was promoted to vice president. Clement has been a Greylock FCU financial and insurance services representative for eight years. He also was recently awarded the designation Certified Fund Specialist from The Institute of Business & Finance.

Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union, Ticonderoga, N.Y., announced three staff appointments. Wendy Courtright was named the TFCU Elizabethtown branch manager. Courtright has been an employee at TFCU for 15 years and was previously the branch manager at the Port Henry branch. Marcy Eichen was named the TFCU Port Henry branch manager. Eichen has been at TFCU for five years as a loan officer. Jackie Andersen was promoted to assistant branch manager for both the Port Henry and Elizabethtown branches. Andersen has been at TFCU for over five years.

SOUTH

Right Choice Credit Union, Houston, announced that Larry Hayes has been hired as vice president of marketing and business development. Hayes has over 20 years of marketing experience in the credit union industry.

Local Government Federal Credit Union, Raleigh, N.C., announced the hiring of Becky Osborne as the vice president, risk management. Osborne has 10 years of credit union experience.

Redstone Federal Credit Union, Huntsville, Ala., announced the hiring of Joe Rodgers as assistant vice president of finance. Rodgers has more than 21 years of experience in the financial services industry.

MIDWEST

Vantage West Credit Union, Madison, Wis., announced that CEO Robert Ramirez accepted an appointment to the Credit Union Executives Society board of directors. Ramirez addition to the board fills the unexpired term of former director Michael Hale.

E&A Credit Union, Port Huron, Mich., announced the promotion of Marion Brenner to vice president of operations. Brenner has been employed at E&A for the past six years as security and compliance manager. Also, Scott Babin was hired as vice president of marketing. Babin has over 10 years of marketing experience.

FORUM Credit Union, Indianapolis, announced the hiring of Linda Zappia as senior vice president of commercial services group.

WEST

Altura Credit Union, Riverside, Calif., announced the promotion of four staff members. Ivan Gamarra was promoted from assistant vice president of commercial lending to vice president of business services. Tina Covington was promoted from assistant vice president of business development to vice president of sales and business development. Scott Murray was promoted from solutions developer to solutions development manager. Cindy Thomas was promoted from retail branch manager to assistant vice president, branch operations eastern region.

Mountain America Credit Union, Salt Lake City, announced that Shelley Sorensen has been named manager of the Vernal branch. Sorensen has been an employee at Mountain America for nine years. She was previously the manager of the Roosevelt and Altamont branches.

Desert Schools Federal Credit Union, Phoenix, announced the promotion of Theresa Fadel to assistant vice president of retail administrative services. Fadel started at Desert Schools 12 years ago as a part-time teller. She was most recently senior director of retail branch administration.

VENDOR

FedChoice Federal Credit Union, Washington, announced that Mortgage Specialist Yvette Harrod has been named CU Members Mortgage Employee of the Year for 2007.

The Paragon Consulting Group, Olympia, Wash., announced the hiring of David P. Dally as a senior information technology consultant.

Consultants & Builders, Inc., Duluth, Ga., announced the hiring of Norman Cox as vice president of consulting.

Co-operative Payroll Solutions, LLC, Winston-Salem, N.C., announced the promotion of Jan Harding-Baker to executive vice president. Harding-Baker joined the company in 2006 as vice president of sales and marketing.