CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council Announces 2018 Executive Committee

April 6, 2018



Lauren Williams – CUNA Communications; (202) 626-7642;

Cheryl Sorenson – CUNA Councils; (800) 356-9655, ext 4393;  

Madison, Wis. (March 19, 2018) – The CUNA Marketing and Business Development Council announced its executive committee and officers during the council’s 25th annual conference, which took place March 11 – 14, 2018 in San Francisco.

Mia Perez, chief administrative officer for Louisiana FCU in La Place, LA will remain as council chair. Jason Lindstrom, president and CEO of Evergreen CU in Portland, will maintain his role as vice chair, Brian Grytdal, vice president of marketing, Horizon CU, Spokane, WA will remain as 2nd vice chair.

The CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council executive committee also includes:

  • Madeline Anderson-Balmer, marketing manager at Massachusetts Institute Tech FCU, Cambridge, MA
  • Paris Chevalier, chief marketing officer at Xceed Financial CU,  El Segundo, CA
  • Brian Griffith, AVP of marketing at Gesa CU, Richland, WA
  • Lynn Heider, VP of PR and communications at Northwest CU Association, Tigard, OR
  • Amy McGraw, VP of marketing at Tropical Financial CU, Miramar, FL
  • Royce Ngiam, AVP of marketing at Partners FCU, Burbank, CA
  • Amber Scott, vice president of marketing for 1st MidAmerica CU in Bethalto, IL
  • Michelle Shelton, chief marketing officer for SCE FCU in Ontario, CA


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