LAS VEGAS — A panel of CEOs from leading credit unions in housing finance told credit union executives attending the American Credit Union Mortgage Association’s annual meeting that credit unions have broken through on mortgage lending and face a strong future in the field.

They were Patsy Van Ouwerkerk of the 178,000-member, $2 billion Travis Credit Union in Vacaville, Calif.; Michael Valentine of the 156,000-member, $1.7 billion Baxter Credit Union in Vernon Hills, Ill.; Nader Moghaddam of the 50,000-member, $788 million Financial Partners Credit Union in Downey, Calif., and Terry West of the 413,000- member, $4.7 billion VyStar Credit Union.

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