Gwen Woullard receives Eglin Federal Credit Union’s 5-star Employee Award of the 1st quarter

FORT WALTON BEACH, FL (April 30, 2024) — Eglin Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce Mary Esther Teller Gwen Woullard has been selected as the 5-Star Performer of the 1st Quarter of 2024. Gwen has been employed with the Credit Union since January 2015 and currently resides in Crestview. 

The 5-Star Performer Award is a quarterly employee recognition program. The nominator provides a written submission describing how the employee embraces EFCU’s Five-Star Values: Respectful, Trustworthy, Dedicated, Proactive and Engaged. 

Gwen was nominated for exhibiting EFCU’s values on a daily basis. She enjoys assisting members, and they look for her when they come into the branch. Gwen is a leader on the teller line. She is very patient and is known for sharing her knowledge with new teammates. She has also volunteered for EFCU community events such as Shred Day and United Way Day of Caring. 

“I love my job at the Credit Union,” said Gwen at her celebration. “It’s a good feeling to enjoy going into work every day. Our team feels like a family to me, and I go home each evening feeling very gratified. I love my job, and I love doing whatever I can to help our members.”  

Gwen started her career at the Credit Union as a part-time Teller in North Crestview in 2015 then transferred to South Crestview in 2017. In June 2022, she accepted a full-time Teller position in Mary Esther.  

Branch Manager Ryan Fingall commented, “Gwen is a pleasure to work with. She is very warm and welcoming to our members, often greeting them by name. She is attentive and tuned in to members’ needs, and they have grown very fond of her.” 

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President/CEO Jerry Williams (left) and Mary Esther Branch Manager Ryan Fingall (right) congratulate Mary Esther Teller Gwen Woullard for being selected as the 5-Star Performer of the 1st Quarter of 2024.

About Eglin Federal Credit Union

Eglin Federal Credit Union was chartered in 1954 and is a not-for-profit, member-owned financial institution, federally regulated by the National Credit Union Administration. Membership includes military and civilian personnel on Eglin Air Force Base, Hurlburt Field and Duke Field as well as affiliates of Select Employee Groups in Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton counties. In addition to military and SEG affiliations, our membership also includes anyone living or working within our Geographic Field of Membership. Our Mission is to provide our members with five-star service, support and solutions to simplify their financial lives. Funds in your account(s) with us are insured by the National Credit Union Administration to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States.


Laura Coale
VP Marketing and Public Relations
(850) 862-0111 ext. 1301

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