|L-R: Elko FCU CEO Kelly Buckner and Board Chairman Jon Wahrenbrock|
CEO, CHAIRMAN DISCUSS CU LEADERSHIP
updated 04/22/13 09:00 AM
Elko FCU in 'Leader 2 Leader'
"Embrace the philosophy of 'people helping people' as you move forward in guiding and contributing to the credit union movement."
It's just one of a few pieces of advice to young credit union leaders given by Elko FCU CEO Kelly Buckner in the latest Leader 2 Leader column within the April/May edition of Credit Union Digest.
Credit union professionals can discover the educational background, first credit union experience, biggest challenge, leadership advice, personal philosophy, and other insightful responses of both Buckner and Elko FCU Board Chairman Jon Wahrenbrock.
"The saying 'What goes around comes around' is true," Wahrenbrock advises. "So make sure you are doing the kinds of things you want to come back around to you."
Click here to read the rest of their story on page 5 inside Credit Union Digest!
Elko FCU—based in Elko, NV—serves 12,700 members and has $124 million in assets.
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