ST. LOUIS (5/29/08)--The Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) received two Bronze Quill Awards for its strategic communication efforts from the International Association of Business Communicators’ St. Louis Chapter. MCUA won the highest achievement--an Award of Excellence--in the Issues Management and Crisis Communication category for its 2007 “Save Missouri Credit Unions!” campaign. Missouri Courier magazine received an Award of Merit (second place) in the Publications category. MCUA public/legislative affairs staff members Amy McLard, vice president of public/ legislative affairs, and Larry Deutsch, director of communications, received the awards at a May 22 ceremony. The competition attracted 94 entries from communications professionals in the St. Louis area.