MADISON, Wis. (1/22/10)--CUNA Brokerage Services Inc. is honoring 20 credit union financial advisers with Women of Distinction awards for their performance, value to their programs, client service and overall contribution to the financial services industry and CUNA Brokerage Services. The winners also earned $250,000 or more in gross dealer concessions in 2009. The recipients will participate in a mentoring program through CUNA Brokerage to foster the growth of women new to the financial services industry. Recipients include:
* Catherine Barnes, VyStar CU, Orange Park, Fla.; * Emmor Boslet, Belco Community CU, Camp Hill, Pa.; * Jane Brockway, University of Illinois CU, Champaign, Ill.; * Linda Cohen, Coast Central CU, Eureka, Calif.; * Wendy Cundari, North County CU, San Diego; * Carol Diest, First Community FCU, Kalamazoo, Mich.; * Marcella Evans, T&C FCU, Pontiac, Mich.; * Ruby Evans, Chartway Investments & Insurance, Virginia Beach, Va.; * Judy Evers, Baxter CU, Vernon Hills, Ill.; * Leigh Glover, Southeast Financial FCU, Brentwood, Tenn.; * Kelly Goreham, Veridian CU, Waterloo, Iowa; * Anna Kamp, Anheuser-Busch Employees CU, St. Louis, Mo.; * Jane Kilby, VyStar CU; * Wendy Miletich, Wings FCU, Eagan, Minn.; * Stephanie Morales, Arizona Central CU, Phoenix; * Randie Sanford, Suffolk FCU, Islandia, New York; * Swan Shen, CFP, RTN FCU, Waltham, Mass.; * Cindy Sforza, Schools First FCU, Huntington Beach, Calif.; * Sophia Spencer, Red Canoe CU, Longview, Wash.; and * Suzi Williams, Yakima Valley (Wash.) CU.
Developed by women for women, the award debuted in 2008. CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc., a division of CUNA Mutual Group, uses financial advisers to help credit unions meet member retirement, investment and insurance needs. Working onsite at credit unions, advisers provide members with financial services.