The National Credit Union Foundation will recognize three Lifetime Achievement Awards and one Outstanding Organization Award Monday at the 2015 Herb Wegner Memorial Awards dinner.
The dinner is at the Marriott Marquis, in conjunction with GAC. Denise Gabel, chief operating officer of the Northwest Credit Union Association, will be the evening’s emcee.
The winners include:
• Clarence Hall Jr., CEO, Issaquena County FCU, for his selfless work on behalf of the struggling population of Issaquena County and his lifelong embodiment of credit union values.
• Bob Schumacher, retired president/CEO of MountainCrest CU, for a career that has touched every corner of the credit union movement, as well as his inspiring work with credit union leadership programs in the U.S. and overseas.
• Mike Mercer, president/CEO, Georgia CU Affiliates, for his ground-breaking leadership, innovative contributions, personal commitment, and unfaltering dedication to the advancement of the credit union system.
• Iowa CU League for its organization-wide dedication to ensuring the prosperity of credit unions and to improving consumers’ financial lives.
The awards are named in honor of the late CUNA CEO Herb Wegner, whose tireless dedication, innovative ideas, and deeds truly revolutionized the ways credit unions serve their communities.
If you would like to purchase a ticket to the awards dinner, stop by the Foundation’s booth (#457) in the Exhibit Hall--near CUNA’s booth in the middle of the hall.