Gerber FCU Education Coordinator receives honorable mention at CUNA Experience Learning Live!

FREMONT, MI (October 13, 2022) — The 2022 CUNA ELLy Awards were presented at the CUNA Experience Learning Live! conference. Winners of these awards represent top achievers in the field of credit union training.  Gerber Federal Credit Union’s (Gerber FCU) Education Coordinator Lucy Burmeister (photo attached) received an honorable mention for the Training Professional of the Year Award.

“We’d like to congratulate this year’s outstanding award winners for their achievements despite the challenge of training in this labor market after the pandemic,” said Aubrey Ward, manager of online educational projects at CUNA. “Thank you to all the credit union professionals who nominated their peers and joined us to recognize them this fall.”

CUNA ELLy Award winners are selected by a team of industry judges based on the vision, development and results of their original training programs throughout 2022. In addition to on-site recognition, this year’s winners will receive national recognition in industry training and credit union publications.

Credit Union National Association (CUNA) is the only national association that advocates on behalf of all of America’s credit unions, which are owned by 130 million consumer members. CUNA, along with its network of affiliated state credit union leagues, delivers unwavering advocacy, continuous professional growth and operational confidence to protect the best interests of all credit unions. For more information about CUNA, visit

Gerber Federal Credit Union was founded here, and we’re focused on growing here.  We have two branches located in Fremont, MI and one in Newaygo, MI.  Stop in today or visit to discover the benefits of credit union membership!

About Gerber Federal Credit Union

Gerber Federal Credit Union was founded here, and we’re focused on growing here. We have two branches located in Fremont and one branch located in Newaygo. Stop in or visit to learn why Newaygo County trusts Gerber FCU as their financial partner.


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