Those honored included: Colorado Credit Union as the Advocacy Team of the Year award. Ana Corona, Branch Manager at AEA Federal Credit Union in Arizona was awarded as the Legislative & Political Coordinator of the Year for the Mountain West Credit Union Association. Ana also won the Arizona LPC of the year award, along with Wyoming winner Steve Higginson, president & CEO from Reliant Federal Credit Union and Colorado winner Eva Gaudio, Senior Vice President of Governmental and Student Relations at Elevations Credit Union.
Others receiving awards included: Desert Schools Federal CU, Fitzsimons Federal Credit Union, TruWest CU and the Yuma Chapter for 100% Board Participation in our PAC during 2012. Also recognized were those credit unions that reached 100% of their total PAC fundraising goal: Colorado CU, Space Age CU, UniWyo FCU, Otero Teachers, Fitzsimons CU, Boulder Municipal CU, Denver Fire Department CU, School District 3 CU and TruWest CU. Special recognition was also given to Desert Schools FCU as the second largest participant in payroll deduction in the country.