Winona Nava

Winona-Nava.jpgWinona Nava is President/CEO of Guadalupe Credit Union and has served the credit union industry in many roles, including board positions for the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF) Board of Directors. Winona currently serves as the CUNA Audit Committee Chair and in the past, has served as Chair if the CUNA Hispanic Outreach Committee and on the World Leadership Development Committee.

Since 2000, Guadalupe Credit Union has been focused on meeting the needs of the immigrant population and determined that immigration status would not affect membership eligibility at Guadalupe. The credit union began its outreach to immigrants by offering remittances, SAFE accounts and shared secured loans and the credit union's bicultural, bilingual staff builds trust through relationships, serving a predominantly Hispanic membership.