Catherina BlaisWhen Catherina Blais left Monmouth Federal Credit Union in 2005 after serving as its CEO for nine years, she had no idea she would have an unusual, if not rare, homecoming experience nine years later.

Blais first became president/CEO of Monmonth FCU in 1997, when the cooperative had assets of $4.3 million. Blais grew assets to nearly $8 million by 2005 when she left to become president/CEO of Riverview Federal Credit Union in Gardiner, Maine.

At the end of September, she returned to the Monmouth, Maine-based credit union as its president/CEO, replacing Margie Gange who retired.

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