CrossState Credit Union Association names new Chair, Vice Chair at annual business meeting

HARRISBURG, PA (May 26, 2022) — At its Annual Business Meeting, held at CrossState Reconnect Annual Convention, CrossState Credit Union Association named its new Board Chair, Andy Jaeger. Jaeger is CEO of Credit Union of New Jersey. Former Chair, TruMark Financial Credit Union CEO Rick Stipa, completed his term. The Association also named its new Vice Chair, Wendy Kingsland, President & CEO of Visionary FCU.

“We congratulate Andy and Wendy, and thank them for their leadership and service,” said CrossState President & CEO Patrick Conway. “We thank Rick for his exceptional commitment during his years as Board Chair and look forward to his continued Board service.”

The Board also welcomed Richard Garcia, CEO of Newark Board of Education Employees Credit Union, and recognized John Murga and Tracy Sussmann for their years of service.

“I especially want to thank John Murga of Hidden River Credit Union, and Tracy Sussmann, CEO of Mid-State FCU, for the time they spent on the CrossState Board of Directors,” Stipa said. “I owe you a great deal of gratitude for your leadership and vision and the inaugural CrossState Board of Directors.”


About CrossState Credit Union Association

Based out of Harrisburg, PA, and Hamilton, NJ, CrossState Credit Union Association is a trade association that provides legislative, promotional, educational, and operational support for credit unions throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Serving nearly 500 credit unions with combined assets of $88 billion and 5.7 million members, CrossState is one of the country's largest regional credit union associations, providing a strong, vibrant climate for credit unions. To learn more about the benefits of credit unions, visit


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