CUES® announces 2019 Hall of Fame honorees

MADISON, WI (September 19, 2019) — CUES is pleased to announce its 2019 Hall of Fame inductees.

The following executives will be inducted into the CUES Hall of Fame:

  • Kim Sponem, President/CEO of Summit Credit Union, Madison, WI
  • Gregory Smith, retired President of PSECU, Harrisburg, PA
  • Albert Suraci, CCE, retired President/CEO of Northern CU Ltd., Sault Ste Marie, Ontario
  • Joe Hearn, CCE, President/CEO, Dupaco Community CU, Dubuque, IA
  • Stephanie Sherrodd, CCE, President/CEO, TDECU, Lake Jackson, TX

The CUES Hall of Fame recognizes a lifetime of achievement and dedication to the credit union movement. These extraordinary leaders were chosen by CUES board of directors for their contributions to their profession and the industry; involvement in community service; and education and history of self-improvement.

All will be honored at CUES CEO/Executive Team Network™, November 4-6, 2019, Amelia Island, FL. CEO/Executive Team Network is one of CUES most popular events of the year. Featuring top speakers from inside and outside the CU industry, attendees explore vital industry issues and need-to-know topics with a strong focus on leadership and growth strategies, and plenty of networking opportunities.

To learn more about CUES Awards, visit Visit to register for CEO/Executive Team Network.

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