MADISON, Wis. (8/10/10)--Professionals, including two chosen for exemplary work in youth marketing, youth education and leadership development, were recognized at the National Youth Involvement Board’s (NYIB) 2010 Annual Conference in late July in St. Louis. NYIB named Cynthia Campbell as the 2009 Delegate of the Year. Campbell, associate vice president of financial empowerment at Tinker FCU, Tinker AFB, Okla., serves on the Oklahoma Jump$tart Coalition Personal Finance Board, Council on Economic Education Board, and the Family and Consumer Science Curriculum Committee. She also is chair and co-founder of the Credit Union Association of Oklahoma Financial Literacy Council. “We put in our five-year plan what we thought was an audacious goal of reaching 500 to 600 students per month … Cynthia came on board and had almost doubled that,” said Tinker FCU President/CEO Michael Kloiber. Last year, Campbell reached more than 10,000 students and fulfilled numerous speaker requests at credit unions and financial education conferences. NYIB’s Outstanding Volunteer of the Year is Elda Olvera, financial supervisor at Randolph-Brooks FCU, Universal City, Texas, and a member of the NYIB network. In addition to averaging more than 260 presentations to over 4,100 students each of the past two years, she facilitates peer exchange through the NYIB list serve and uses social media. Olvera is credited with helping Randolph-Brooks FCU win its second Texas Credit Union Foundation FOCUS Award in 2010. She played a major role in designing, preparing and facilitating the credit union’s community “fiscal fitness day” for high school students and their parents. She also serves on a Judson Adult and Community Education Advisory Council, helping to improve the quality of life in the community through education. NYIB is accepting nominees for its 2010 recognition including the Delegate and Volunteer of the Year, and for scholarships to attend its NYIB Annual Conference, National Credit Union Foundation Development Education Training, and the World Council of Credit Unions Young Credit Union People Program. For more information, use the link.