Both the CUNA Technology Council and CUNA Operations & Member Experience Council presented awards recognizing credit union professionals that demonstrate exceptional performance in their respective fields at this year’s CUNA Technology Council and CUNA Operations & Member Experience Council Conferences.
The Excellence in Technology Awards recognize credit union technology professionals who have shown outstanding commitment and innovation in their field. This year’s winners included:
The Excellence in Operations & Member Experience Awards are likewise awarded to professionals who have facilitated unique, innovative, or otherwise outstanding approaches to member service at their credit unions. This year’s winners included:
The Professional of the Year Award recognizes the individual who exemplifies excellence in all aspects of operations and member experience. This year’s winner is Wendie Ellis, assistant vice president, branchand loan operations, Numerica CU, Spokane Valley, Wash.
The Rising Star Award recognizes and honors an emerging operations and member experience professional in the credit union industry. This year’s winner is Kathleen Johnson, sales operations specialist, Delta Community CU, Atlanta.
The Top Community Contributor Awards recognize the value and expertise shared with peers through collaboration within Councils Community. This year’s winners include:
Vendor Speed Rounds provided fast-paced, high-impact opportunities for exhibiting vendors to showcase and demonstrate their products and services to conference attendees. This year’s Best of Show went to POPio’s Mobile Video Cloud.