LOUISVILLE, Ky. (10/29/13)--The Kentucky Credit Union League honored three leaders from member credit unions with Kentucky Distinguished Awards at an award ceremony held earlier this month at the league's 79th Annual Meeting & Convention.
Edgewood-based SEMC FCU CEO Bennie Hoppius was given the Frank Moore Award. Louisville-based Class Act FCU board member Cindy Potts received the Steve Broady Award, and Louisville-based Kentucky Telco FCU branch manager Josh Williams was presented the Richard B. Zimmerman Award (By the Way Oct. 25).
Other honors bestowed upon institutions included Credit Union National Association Distinguished Awards, state-level awards that recognize member and community service, and an award granted for youth financial education.
Member credit unions that received Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Awards included:
Member credit unions that received Louise Herring Philosophy in Action Member Service awards were Commonwealth CU, based in Frankfort, for institutions with between $250 million and $1 billion in assets, and Fort Knox FCU for institutions with over $1 billion in assets.
Commonwealth CU was also granted the Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award.
The 79th Annual Meeting & Convention took place from Oct. 9 to Oct. 11, at the Louisville Marriott Downtown.
Copies of handouts from the convention's learning sessions can be found on the league's website.