April 19, 2021
This collection of positive news about credit unions and their activities is assembled from a variety of sources on the Internet and from credit union submissions. Note: links used here are external and the League does not control their expiration dates. To share news from your Indiana credit union, send story links to Kay Neidlinger.
Indiana Credit Unions in the Media
Source: Credit union submissions and internet news reports. Some stories may require passwords for access.
WISH TV - 4/18/2021
Pablo DeFillippi, vice president of Juntos Avanzamos appears on this Indianapolis program and talks about the benefits of Juntos Avanzamos. He mentions the two Indiana credit unions that are part of it - Financial Center First CU and Notre Dame FCU.
CBS4 - 4/14/2021
FORUM CU's Andy Mattingly talks about mistakes that can be avoided with kids, retirement and credit.
Inside Indiana Business - by Reed Parker 4/14/2021
Sherry Sigler is now the credit union's vice president of retail operations. President Cam Minges provides remarks in this story.
WISH TV - by Adam Staten 4/13/2021
The performance venue at Indianapolis' White River State Park will now be known as TCU Amphitheater at White River State Park, thanks to sponsorship from Teachers CU.
Indiana Business Magazine - by Larry Avila 4/13/2021
Sharri Tafelski, Catrina Tate and Carrie Upchurch have all received promotions.
Daily News - by Kevin Green 4/2/2021
The campaign takes place in all 13 of the communities that Beacon has a full-service Member Center. The project inspires individuals and organizations to reach out and serve those living and working around them.
Tristate Home Page - 3/312021
Heritage FCU's purchase and assumption of the assets and liabilities of The Elberfeld State Bank is complete.
WFIE 14 News - 3/302021
The donation was a result of the credit union's affinity debit card program. President/CEO Bill Schirmer comments in this story and is shown in the video.
WBIW 3/30/2021
O'Brien, who was selected to fill the open seat in Indiana House District 78, is treasurer of the board at Heritage FCU.
The News Sun - 3/27/2021
A ribbon cutting ceremony is planned. SVP Member Experience Joel Richard comments.
Valpo Life - by Allison Tunstall 3/26/2021
This story features an interview with Rick VanEs, TCU Insurance Agency president. He talks about the organization offers advice for consumers.
CUInsight - 3/17/2021
The credit union announced that after three decades of service, Paul Marsh has stepped down as President/CEO. The board of directors has named Waylon Peterson, current president of TCU Wealth Management, to serve as the new interim President/CEO.
This story was also picked up elsewhere
Brown County Democrat - 3/16/2021
Centra CU President/CEO Rick Silvers was the guest speaker for Brown County Rotary Club.
Awards: nomination deadline is June 11
The Indiana Credit Union League Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for its awards programs: the Indiana Credit Union Hall of Fame, the Professional and Leadership Achievement Awards and the Emerging Leadership Award.

Entries are also being accepted for the state-level competition in CUNA's awards program.