ALBANY, N.Y. -- The credit union industry is mourning the lossof former Empower Federal Credit Union Co-President/CEO J. RaymondCurtin, who died suddenly on July 21, 2008.

Over a 30-year career in the financial services industry, Curtinheld positions at OnBank, Merchants Bank, Agway and PriceWaterhouse before joining the credit union industry aspresident/CEO of Empire FCU. He also taught at SUNY Oswego where hewas professor of finance.

Curtin assisted in the successful merger that created EmpowerFCU, a $640 million plus credit union, and served as the new creditunion's co-president/CEO until his retirement in December 2007.

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