US Community Credit Union’s Jessica Ashby Receives Woman to Watch Award

Katie Zumbro from MPD Community Credit Union and Jessica Ashby from US Community Credit Union.

The Donelson-Hermitage Chamber of Commerce recently hosted the 5th Annual Influencing Women Awards. The program aims to recognize women who lead the way in business, industry, enterprise and community, along with the organizations and individuals that champion women leaders. The recipients of six of these themed awards go through a process of being locally nominated […]

TVFCU to Award $175,000 to Entrepreneurs at Idea Leap Grant Pitch Competitions

TVFCU's Idea Leap Grant Pitch Competition

For TVFCU’s 6th Annual Idea Leap Grant, the credit union is awarding a total of $175,000 in grants to local small business owners in Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia. Entrepreneurs will participate in regional pitch competitions during the second week in May, each taking home a grant between $10,000 and $30,000. “Since the inception of […]

Helping to Keep Tennessee Credit Union Members Top of Mind Among Lawmakers

US Capitol

Sarah Waters, chief advocacy officer, was in D.C. last week for the NCUA board meeting and meetings with the Tennessee delegation. Here’s a recap of the visit!  Visiting our nation’s capital is something that will never grow old to me. Seeing the U.S. Capitol first thing in the morning is a great start to the […]

Heritage South Community Credit Union Named Among Top Credit Unions in America

Heritage South Community CU

Heritage South Community Credit Union is proud to announce that we have been ranked #81 in the S&P Global Market Intelligence Top 100 Credit Unions in the nation. This recognition is a testament to our team’s hard work, dedication, and commitment to providing the best possible service to our members and community. “We are thrilled […]

Q&A with Caren Gabriel, Retired President and CEO of Ascend Federal Credit Union

Ascend President and CEO Caren Gabriel plans to retire.

After serving at the helm of Ascend Federal Credit Union since 2004, Caren Gabriel’s last day was last Friday. Here’s a Q&A in honor of Gabriel’s 38-year credit union career. How long did you work within the credit union industry? How long were you at Ascend Federal Credit Union? How long did you serve as […]

First South Financial Credit Union Earns Top 100 Ranking

First Financial Credit Union

First South Financial’s President and CEO, Dr. Craig Esrael, is happy to announce that First South Financial Credit Union has been ranked as one of S&P Global Market Intelligence’s 2022 Top 100 Credit Unions out of approximately 4,800 credit unions in the nation and the 1,797 credit unions that qualified for the ranking. Criteria for […]