John Bratsakis, president/CEO of the MDDCCUA, presents the Trailblazer award for “Best Marketing Campaign” to Natasha Henry, communications writer for Tower Federal Credit Union. Its work promoting the federal home refinancing HARP program recently earned the $2.6 billion Tower FCU in Laurel, Md., a “Best Overall Marketing Campaign” Trailblazer Award for Excellence in Marketing & Communication from the Maryland & D.C. Credit Union Association.


Charter Oak Federal Credit Union, Groton, Conn., has named Todd Cooke its new mortgage officer. Cooke has more than a decade’s worth of experience in the real estate industry. Cooke is the fourth mortgage officer on Charter Oak’s residential lending team. Cooke is a member of the National Association of Realtors as well as the Eastern Connecticut Association of Realtors. He is a graduate of Killingly High School and attended Quinebaug Valley Community College in Danielson and Hesser College in Manchester, N.H.

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