Ascend Federal Credit Union Donates $34,500 to the Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee

Ascend Federal Credit Union supports Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee.

Grant will help fund diversity, equity, inclusion and leadership initiatives Ascend Federal Credit Union, the largest credit union in Middle Tennessee, has recently made a donation of $34,500 to Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee. The contribution will support Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee’s ongoing diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives, as well as other leadership programs. […]

Nashville Post Office Credit Union Appoints New CEO

Jane Oberhellmann, left, retires as the CEO of Nashville Post Office Credit Union. Cristy Skinner succeeds her as the fourth woman to lead the 97-year-old credit union.

Nashville Post Office Credit Union is pleased to announce Cristy Skinner as the new CEO. Skinner succeeds Jane Oberhellmann who worked at Nashville Post Office Credit Union for the past 16 years. Skinner has worked in the financial industry for the past 23 years and previously served as the vice president of operations at Life […]

CN/IC Employees Credit Union Hosts 90th Anniversary Celebration

CN/IC Employees Credit Union

CN/IC Employees Credit Union employees celebrated their 90th Anniversary in October by hosting an Old-Fashioned Picnic for members. “With over 100 people in attendance, everyone enjoyed the comradery, the great food and the beautiful weather,” said Sandra Griffis, manager at CN/IC Employees Credit Union. “Our event was held at The Ark Trails in Hernando, Miss., […]

Leaders Credit Union Named One of the Best Credit Unions to Work For

Leaders Credit Union Names Best CU to Work For

Leaders Credit Union, a member-owned financial cooperative based in Jackson, Tenn., has been named one of the 2022’s Best Credit Unions to Work For, for the fourth consecutive year. Credit Union Journal has partnered with Best Companies Group to identify companies that have excelled in creating quality workplaces for employees. The 2022 best list comprises […]

Scenic Community Credit Union Opens New Free-Standing East Brainerd Branch

Scenic Community Credit Union's East Brainerd Branch

On October 20, 2022, Scenic Community Credit Union will join over 56,000 credit unions around the world to celebrate International Credit Union (ICU) Day®. The theme of ICU Day 2022 is “Empower Your Financial Future with a Credit Union. ICU Day highlights the many ways that credit unions across the world help members improve their […]

Tennessee Credit Union Professionals Attend TRGroup’s First-Ever Women’s Leadership Conference

Women's Leadership Conference

The Louisiana Credit Union League hosted the TRGroup’s first-ever Women’s Leadership Conference last week in New Orleans. The 3-day conference offered a unique development experience designed to drive results and accelerate the advancement of women in the industry. Nearly 100 women from eight states attended the conference, including ten credit union professionals from Tennessee. Here’s […]

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

You dread hearing those calls from members when they describe being in financial peril because they fell prey to a phishing scam or a romance scam. Sadly, credit union members — of all ages — fall victim to fraud. And unfortunately, fraud is becoming more prevalent. While you can’t build a shield around your members, […]

TRGroup Hosts First Compliance & Risk Management Conference

TRGroup Compliance Conference

The Raiffeisen Group, LLC (TRGroup) hosted its first collaborative conference in Nashville, Tenn., in mid-September. More than 80 credit union professionals from six states attended the TRGroup’s Compliance and Risk Management Conference that was hosted by the Tennessee Credit Union League. “We were honored to host the first-ever joint event for the TRGroup in Nashville,” […]

Resources for International Credit Union Day

Think about an onion and its many layers. The credit union system is very similar. Here we’ll dive into those layers starting with the member and expanding globally to the World Council of Credit Unions.