DALLAS (9/16/10)--Three Texas credit union executives have been honored by the Texas Credit Union League for their leadership. The league also presented awards to credit unions for social responsibility, philosophy and youth financial education.
The awards were presented during the league’s leadership conference and expo in San Antonio last week. Winners include:
* Professional of the Year--Wayne Vann, president/CEO, NavyArmy FCU, Corpus Christi; * Small Credit Union Achiever of the Year--Sandra Allm, president, BNSF CU, Amarillo; and * Volunteer of the Year--Ollie B. Harris, Smart Financial CU, Houston.
The league also presented credit unions with its Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Award, Louise Herring Award for Philosophy in Action and the Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award. First place winners include:
* Dora Maxwell, Neches FCU, Port Neches, and the Austin Chapter of Credit Unions; * Louise Herring, AMOCO FCU, Texas City; and * Desjardins, Education CU, Amarillo, and A+ FCU, Austin.