Pennsylvania Credit Union Association

CUNA Self-Study Certificate / Designation Programs

CUNA offers self-study learning to strengthen current abilities and enhance opportunities for advancement. Courses are available in print and/or online formats. For proven results, exams are offered for every course.  There are also college credit options and recognition opportunities.

Courses are available for every level of credit union discipline, including specialty staff training:

  • Credit Union Staff and Managers
  • Credit Union Board Members and Volunteers
  • Credit Union Executives

Click here for more information and / or  to sign up.

Congratulations !

The following individuals have earned Certificates of Completion and Awards from CUNA & Affiliates.

The self-study program consisting of CU Advance, STAR, MERIT, VAP / VLP, and RegTraC. STAR is a unique program that zeros in on CU employee needs. MERIT provides a solid foundation of management skills. VAP/VLP is designed to meet the educational needs of both new and experienced volunteers.

April 2, 2014


 
CU ADVANCE

Aligning CU Strategy

Melissa Yurko, Belco Community Credit Union

Applying Collection Practices Module

Maria Lea Divittore, Hershey FCU
Anthony Nickey, NU Community CU

Business Communication Skills Module

Emma Lecco, American Heritage FCU
Veronica Vu, Lebanon Federal Credit Union
Cathy Koser, Northumberland County Schools FCU

Business Math: Lending and Credit Module

Mary Coyle, American Heritage FCU
Brea Hammes, Belco Community Credit Union
Cynthia King, Boeing Helicopters CU
AnnMarie Redmond, P and G Mehoopany Employees FCU
Lindsey Griffin, P.G.&W. EMP. FCU

Business Math: Share and Deposit Accounts Module

Cynthia King, Boeing Helicopters CU
Tiffany Kolar, Hershey FCU
Lindsey Griffin, P.G.&W. EMP. FCU

Call Center Service Skills

Cindy Rewers, Widget Financial

Consumer Lending

Lacy Schantz, American Heritage FCU
Christie Thompson, Belco Community Credit Union
Katherine Moore, Hershey FCU

Credit Union Sales Module

Contessa Davis, American Heritage FCU
Daniel Kim, American Heritage FCU
Edward Soto, American Heritage FCU
Shannon Sweeney, American Heritage FCU
Daniel Vincenzi, American Heritage FCU
Catherine Whitley, American Heritage FCU
Shannon Wilford, American Heritage FCU
Cindy Rewers, Widget Financial

Difficult Human Resource Issues

Lacy Schantz, American Heritage FCU

Encouraging & Instilling Member Service in Others

Nicholas Collette, Belco Community Credit Union
Teresita Adams, P & G Mehoopany Employees FCU

Frontline Basics

Sashanie Bartley-Grant, American Heritage FCU
Contessa Davis, American Heritage FCU
Jean Kaufmann, American Heritage FCU
Shannon Wilford, American Heritage FCU
Angela Gochnour, ARC FCU
Veronica Vu, Lebanon FCU

Guiding Members Through Economic Challenges

Kimberly Clark, Belco Community Credit Union

Introduction to Credit Unions Module

Amy DeFalco, American Heritage FCU
John Gillon, American Heritage FCU
Gregory Keck, American Heritage FCU
Emma Lecco, American Heritage FCU
Alan Peterson, American Heritage FCU
Heather Stagi, American Heritage FCU
Shannon Sweeney, American Heritage FCU
Daniel Vincenzi, American Heritage FCU
Kenya Wilson, American Heritage FCU
Cynthia King, Boeing Helicopters CU
Veronica Vu, Lebanon Federal Credit Union
Holly Ragan, Pennsylvania Credit Union Association

Maintaining Loan Documents Module

Beth Kohr, Belco Community Credit Union

Managing Member Accounts

Karis Bryant, American Heritage FCU
Contessa Davis, American Heritage FCU
Shannon Wilford, American Heritage FCU
Katie Davison, Widget Financial

Managing Today's Employees Module

Katie Wagner, Hershey FCU

Money and Negotiable Instruments

Amy DeFalco, American Heritage FCU
Jessica Frey, American Heritage FCU
Benjamin Laspada, American Heritage FCU
Diana Sackey, American Heritage FCU
Samuel Saltzburg, American Heritage FCU
Hang Tran, American Heritage FCU
Angela Gochnour, ARC FCU

Professional Member Service Module

Cynthia King, Boeing Helicopters CU
Christine Palo, Boeing Helicopters CU
Danielle Thomas, Boeing Helicopters CU
Cathy Koser, Northumberland County Schools FCU

Recognizing Emerging Fraudulent Practices

Joseph Bell, American Heritage FCU
Jessica Frey, American Heritage FCU
John Gillon, American Heritage FCU
Timothy Greenwaldt, American Heritage FCU
Alan Peterson, American Heritage FCU
Anthony Pocino, American Heritage FCU

Reconciling Records Module

Rebecca Cortright, Stroehmann Employees FCU

Recruiting Today's Employees

Nicholas Collette, Belco Community Credit Union

Resolving Employee Conflict Module

Nicholas Collette, Belco Community Credit Union
Maria Lea Divittore, Hershey FCU
Michelle Muhr, People First FCU

Security Procedure Protocol Module

Rachael Mullin, American Heritage FCU
Cynthia King, Boeing Helicopters CU
Christine Palo, Boeing Helicopters CU
Danielle Thomas, Boeing Helicopters CU
Veronica Vu, Lebanon Federal Credit Union

Serving Credit Union Members

Amy DeFalco, American Heritage FCU
Ahdriana Fleming, American Heritage FCU
John Gillon, American Heritage FCU
Dorothy Hannigan, American Heritage FCU

Spanish for Tellers Module

Kelly Milisits, People First FCU

The Critical Role of Technology in Credit Unions

Karen Priestley, American Heritage FCU
Heather Stagi, American Heritage FCU

Transitioning To Trainer

Christie Thompson, Belco Community Credit Union

Workplace Diversity

Katherine Moore, Hershey FCU

Your Role in Growing Membership

Connie Heckert, Belco Community Credit Union


CUNACOMP

Consumer Lending Regulations

Gretchen Rickrode, Erie FCU

Mortgage Lending Regulations

Gretchen Rickrode, Erie FCU

NCUA Requirements and Guidance

Gretchen Rickrode, Erie FCU
Malinda Carpenter, Widget Financial
Nicole Cook, Widget Financial
Amber Counasse, Widget Financial
Karen Hecht, Widget Financial
Sheila McQueen, Widget Financial
Lori Nellis, Widget Financial
Tammy Pelinsky, Widget Financial
Cindy Rewers, Widget Financial
Brad Sanders, Widget Financial
Alyssa Simmer, Widget Financial
Tina Sobucki, Widget Financial



MERIT

Credit Union Management Award

Blake Wise, Belco Community Credit Union

Sapphire Award

Nicholas Collette, Belco Community Credit Union
Melissa Yurko, Belco Community Credit Union

 

 
STAR

Advanced Lending Certificate

Elizabeth Reisinger, Members 1st FCU

CU Sales Certificate

Shannon Wilford, American Heritage FCU
Andrew Martin, Members 1st FCU
Cindy Sipling, Members 1st FCU
Katelyn Starner, Members 1st FCU

CU Security Certificate

Ethan Ganse, Members 1st FCU
Lori McGarvey, Members 1st FCU
Lydia Myers, Members 1st FCU

CU Technology Certificate

Karen Priestley, American Heritage FCU

Grant Award

Christine Palo, Boeing Helicopters CU
Danielle Thomas, Boeing Helicopters CU

Hamilton Award

Rebecca Cortright, Stroehmann Employees FCU

Lincoln Award

Maria Lea Divittore, Hershey FCU

Member Services Certificate

Contessa Davis, American Heritage FCU
Jessica Brewbaker, Members 1st FCU
Anthony Kareis, Members 1st FCU
Kristhyana Lee, Members 1st FCU

Member Services Level II Certificate

Shannon Wilford, American Heritage FCU

Savings Plus Certificate

Katelyn Brown, Members 1st FCU
Katelyn Starner, Members 1st FCU


VAP

Board Financial Literacy

Donald Bailey, Riverfront FCU
Gayle Sincavage, Riverfront FCU

 



 

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