Elevations Credit Union adds two to its leadership team

Tammy Taylor joins as Chief People Officer and Laura Finney as Vice President of Learning

BOULDER, CO (July 6, 2018) — Tammy Taylor has joined Elevations Credit Union as Chief People Officer with over 20 years of experience in human resources and product management. “Tammy is an authentic and strategic leader who will help shape a very bright future for Elevations’ members, employees and community,” said Gerry Agnes, President and CEO of Elevations. “We are incredibly excited for her to join us.”

Taylor most recently served as Vice President of Human Resources at Rose Medical Center in Denver. Prior to that, she was Director of HR Strategy and Performance at Xcel Energy and held key senior leadership roles at Qwest Communications.

“Elevations strives to be the best place to work for its employees, and a big part of that is fostering a culture of engagement, including a tech-savvy workforce and a fun work environment,” said Taylor. “I look forward to further developing and enhancing their culture and ‘people’ strategy.”

Further strengthening the People Team, Laura Finney is also joining Elevations as Vice President of Learning. Finney holds over 20 years of experience with financial institutions, technology, change management and leading teams that deliver operational and soft skills training. Along with her MBA, she is certified in Prosci (change management) and Gallup StrengthsFinders.

“Our employees are what make Elevations Credit Union turn,” comments Finney. “I am excited to develop training programs that will enable them to be at their best. Happy employees means happy members; we all win.”

Laura Finney

Tammy Taylor

About Elevations Credit Union

Elevations Credit Union empowers its members and the communities it serves along Colorado’s  Front Range with financial solutions and education. In addition to offering a broad portfolio of  consumer and business banking services, Elevations is the No. 1 credit union residential  mortgage lender in Colorado. Founded in 1952 as the U. of C. Federal Credit Union in Boulder,  the organization has grown from 12 members and less than $100 in assets to over 176,000  members, more than 580 local employees and over $3.4 billion in assets. Elevations became a  two-time recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2020 and first received the  award in 2014. The credit union also earns local awards along Colorado’s Front Range for Best  Bank, Best Mortgage Lender, and Best Customer Service. Elevations was also an inaugural  winner in Denver Business Journal’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards. Learn more at


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