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CU Hero Of The Year Voting Under Way
MADISON, Wis. (4/16/13)--Voting is underway for Credit Union Magazine's 2013 Credit Union Hero of the Year.

The annual award honors individuals who exemplify the credit union philosophy of "people helping people," and who have made an extra effort to extend credit union service within their communities.

The year's candidates, nominated by Credit Union Magazine readers, are:

  • Warren Morrow (posthumous), founder of Coopera, a full-service Hispanic market-solution company, Des Moines, Iowa;
  • Lily Newfarmer, CEO of Tarrant County CU,  Fort Worth, Texas;
  • Anabela Pereira, CEO of Pioneer Valley CU, Springfield, Mass.; and
  • Scott Prior, president/CEO of Connection CU, Silverdale, Wash.
Voting ends May 17. Use the link to learn more about the candidates and to cast a vote.

This year's winner, or a representative, will be honored at the Credit Union National Association's America's Credit Union Conference in New York City, June 30 to July 3.
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