Jennifer Huggard is the senior vice president of administration and governance affairs at the Northwest Credit Union Association. Her main responsibilities include human resources, payroll, and accounting.
Huggard earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Washington. After working as an online banking customer contact for KeyBank, she joined the Washington Credit Union League where she became the educational services administrator. After moving into the accounting role at the League, she added human resources to her plate. She really enjoys focusing on the air we breathe.
In her quest to better support her team, Huggard has earned certification as a Senior Professional of Human Resources (SPHR) and is on the Executive Committee of the CUNA HR/TD Council.
Huggard appreciates the cooperative nature of the credit union movement. Credit union professionals’ genuine concern on putting the consumer first really stands out to her.