Fox Named New Inspirus CFO

Lesley Fox joins Inspirus Credit Union as CFO, focusing on accounting, treasury, investments, audits, taxes and accounting, purchasing and insurance initiatives.

Lucy Ito Named New CEO of NASCUS

NASCUS said that Ito, of California and Nevada League, will replace retiring CEO Fortney later this year.

Rogue CEO Named WCMS Chairman, Numerica CEO Welcomed to Board

Gene Pelham named new board Chairman of Western CUNA Management School. Carla Altepeter joins WCMS board.

Metsger Named Vice Chair, NCUA

Rick Metsger, a native Oregonian and former Portland Teachers Credit Union board member, has been named vice chairman of the NCUA. The announcement was made by Chairman Debbie Matz Monday.

Dan Hein Named President/CEO of Alaska Airlines/Horizon Air Employees Federal Credit Union

Dan Hein, the Northwest Credit Union Association’s vice president of finance, has been named president and CEO of Alaska Airlines/Horizon Air Employees Federal Credit Union. He will replace longtime CEO Carnot Reeff, who is retiring after 26 years.

Trailhead CEO Jim McCarthy Named to Northwest Credit Union Foundation Board

Trailhead Credit Union CEO Jim McCarthy will fill the District 4 seat on the Northwest Credit Union Foundation’s board of directors. He’ll join the board March 5 and serve through October 2014.

Christopher Bradberry Named President of Fibre Federal Credit Union

Christopher Bradberry has been named president of Fibre Federal Credit Union, effective immediately. Larry Hoff will remain the credit union’s chief executive officer, the credit union announced this week.

What a Week at Maps Credit Union! Nowacki Will Lead Connecticut Credit Union League; Brenneman Named 2013 CUES Next Top Exec

Jill Nowacki, Maps Credit Union’s vice president of development, was named president and CEO of the Credit Union League of Connecticut on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Maps Business Development Officer Amanda Brenneman was named the 2013 CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec during ceremonies in San Diego.

Jill Nowacki Named President/CEO of Connecticut Credit Union League

Jill Nowacki, Maps Credit Union’s vice president of development and the NWCUA’s 2013 Young Credit Union Professional of the Year, has been named president and CEO of the Credit Union League of Connecticut.

Compliance Question of the Week

What happens when an account owner passes away and a minor is named as beneficiary?

Valley, Maps Listed Among 100 Best Non-Profits to Work For in Oregon

Oregon Business Magazine honored Maps Credit Union and Valley Credit Union on its annual list of the top non-profits to work for in the state. Maps ranked 16th in the large non-profits category, while Valley checked in at No. 16 among small non-profits.

Members in the News

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

Morrell Tabbed to Lead Peninsula Credit Union

Peninsula Credit Union has named Northwest credit union stalwart Jim Morrell its new president and CEO, succeeding Steve Gorseth, who plans to retire in June.

UBS’s Tantleff Named Among Top Thousand Financial Advisors by Barron’s

Gary Tantleff, managing director of investments for UBS Financial Services, an NWCUA Strategic Link annual gold sponsor, has been recognized as one of the “Top 1,000” Financial Advisors in the U.S. in Barron’s 2012 state-by-state survey.

WSECU’s Foster-Keddie Named to Western CUNA Management School Board

WSECU’s Kevin Foster-Keddie was recently named to the Western CUNA Management School Board of Trustees, joining Rogue’s Gene Pelham and NWCUA President Troy Stang as regional representatives on the board.

Veteran OnPoint Chairman Named Distinguished Volunteer of the Year

Steve Gray, recently-retired Chairman of the Board for OnPoint Community Credit Union, will be honored as the Distinguished Volunteer of the Year award at the Summit Awards dinner.

Lacamas Community Credit Union Named 2011 Business of the Year by Camas-Washougal Chamber

Lacamas Community Credit Union Named 2011 Business of the Year by Camas-Washougal Chamber

Oregon’s Providence FCU Earns Two Awards

While it’s president and CEO was earning a volunteerism award, Providence FCU is named one of Oregon’s best 100 green companies to work for.