America’s Credit Union Museum (ACUM) has announced the inductees of their newest exhibit, “Credit Union Women Making History: Herstory,” which highlights a range of credit union women and their achievements in the credit union industry. Set on honoring the past, present and future of incredible women making history, “Herstory” will be an interactive exhibit showcasing women’s stories never heard before.
“Herstory was created as a lasting legacy of women whose contributions have propelled the movement forward for generations,” said Stephanie Smith, Executive Director at ACUM. “We’re excited to honor these women and celebrate their inspirational leadership and their commitment to positive change for credit unions.”
Foundation Executive Director Gigi Hyland and current board member Lily Newfarmer, President & CEO of Tarrant County’s Credit Union, are among the inaugural inductees.
“I’m profoundly humbled to be honored as an inductee to America’s Credit Union Museum’s newest exhibit,” Hyland said. “It’s particularly meaningful to join my incredible fellow inductees – women who have been mentors and served as inspiration to me.”
continue reading »