On the Move: STCU Gains Three in Leadership, Community Development Roles

The credit union added two new managers and a community development officer to its team.

Meet Eric Horvath, NWCUA Communications Manager

The Northwest Credit Union Association’s new Communications Manager, Eric Horvath, takes the reins of your Anthem newsletter.

Maps CU Branch Manager Wins Tuition-Free Registration to Emerging Leaders

Nearly two dozen credit union professionals who are on their way up the career ladder will soon begin six months of “transformational” training in the 2016 Emerging Leaders Program. Just three spots remain open.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

Peninsula Credit Union names new VP of member engagement and OnPoint Community Credit Union veteran becomes branch manager.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

TwinStar CLO completes DE certification; Peninsula branch manager awarded Bank On scholarship; Wauna announces new branch management.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

OnPoint Community Credit Union collects over $16,000 for school supplies; Point West Credit Union wraps bike photo contest; Columbia Credit Union announces two new branch managers; and OnPoint opens new branch.

Credit Unions, Doernbecher to be Showcased During Halftime at Trail Blazers Game

Northwest credit unions and Credit Unions for Kids will shine at halftime during a Trail Blazers game this winter. Credit Union Appreciation Night is February 3.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

WECU announces CEO change, Wauna Credit Union promotes and hires, OnPoint Community Credit Union relocating its Orenco Station Branch, Northwest credit unions puts themselves on ice for ALS.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

St. Helens Community Federal Credit Union donates nine computers to a local school; Horizon Credit Union partners with Moses Lake High School for Financial Field Trips; Point West Credit Union’s bowlers raise nearly $3,000 for Credit Unions for Kids; Oregonians Credit Union opens a new branch in St. Johns; NW Preferred Federal Credit Union promotes Tracy Jones to vice president of operations/branch manager.

Jamie Dedmon Joins Northwest Credit Union Association as Community Manager

Jamie Dedmon has joined the Northwest Credit Union Association as its community manager, a role that will help grow, advance and provide a sense of community for the NWCUA’s 165 member credit unions.

Fred Meyer Employees Federal Credit Union Mourning Loss of Longtime Manager Gerald Rutz

Gerald H. “Jerry” Rutz, who led Fred Meyer Employees Federal Credit Union from 1963 until his retirement in 1992, passed away March 8, the credit union announced this week. He was 83.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

OSU Federal’s internal campaign raises $27,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals; NW Preferred Federal Credit Union and its branch manager receive community-impact awards; Solarity Credit Union hires James Webb as vice president of retail lending; Jon Gramenz joins Oregonians Credit Union as commercial loan officer; Ed Roddy joins the business services team at WECU.

Compliance Question of the Week

Do we need to certify our exemption from the foreclosure bills in Oregon and Washington every year?

NWCUA Adds Manager of Political and Grassroots Advocacy

Samantha Beeler has joined the Northwest Credit Union Association’s governmental affairs team as its manager of political and grassroots advocacy, a role that will allow her to work closely with Oregon and Washington credit unions to promote the credit union message and support the Association’s legislative and political agenda.

TAPCO Credit Union Mourning the Sudden Loss of Branch Manager Jennifer Weed

Jennifer Weed, whose 17-year career at TAPCO Credit Union saw her grow from a recent college graduate and teller to branch manager and soon-to-be head of a new real estate department, died Dec. 10 after a sudden illness. The credit union has opened an account to help defray expenses for her husband and two young children.

Bluebird Prepayment Card Architect to Keynote Amplify Convention

One of the most influential women in payments will headline Amplify Convention in Portland in October. Laura Kelly is the architect of the Amex/Walmart Bluebird card. Need we say more?

Members in the News

Your rundown on who’s doing what in the Northwest credit union movement.

Members in the News

Your rundown on who’s doing what in the Northwest credit union movement.