Credit union pros and directors earn a host of awards and other CU people in the news.
New York CU Association inducted Bruce Beaudette, recently retired president and CEO of Sunmark FCU, Latham, N.Y., into the New York CU Hall of Fame.
New York CU Association inducted Nancy Kasprzak-Whitmore, former president and CEO of Niagaras County FCU and current executive vice president at Niagara's Choice FCU, Niagara Falls, N.Y., into the New York CU Hall of Fame.
New York CU Association honored Cara Babicz, loan officer at Great Erie FCU, Orchard Park, N.Y., with the Outstanding Young Professional Award.
New York CU Association presented the Outstanding Volunteer Award to Leo Callari, board chairman of GPO FCU, New Hartford, N.Y.
New York CU Association presented the Outstanding Volunteer Award to Mary Bishop, board chairwoman at Ulster FCU, Kingston, N.Y.
Amey Sgrignoli, president & CEO of Belco Community CU, Harrisburg, Pa., was a recipient of the Central Penn Business Journals 2015 Women of Influence Award.
Pat Meyer, branch manager at the Truax Field Military Branch of Heritage CU, Madison, Wis., received the Hometown Hero Medal of Honor.
Indiana Members CU, Indianapolis, Ind. said Ben Dexter has been promoted to branch manager at the Community branch in Indianapolis.
Ent FCU, Colorado Springs, Colo., hired Luke Northam as a senior insurance consultant.
ORNL FCU, Oak Ridge, Tenn., appointed Alex Minge as VP-investment services.
UNCLE CU, Livermore, Cal., re-elected Chung Bothwell as board chairman.
Xceed Financial CU, El Segundo, Cal., said it promoted its VP of lending Bertha Gascon to the position of SVP of lending and member of the executive management team.
Xceed Financial CU, El Segundo, Cal., said it promoted its chief operating officer Ray Shams to the position of EVP and chief operating officer.