Lataghia “Taj” Harper named Land of Lincoln Credit Union Human Resources Administrator

DECATUR, IL (June 28, 2019) — Land of Lincoln Credit Union (LLCU) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lataghia “Taj” Harper as Human Resources Administrator. Harper most recently held the position of HR Specialist at LLCU.

Harper has been with LLCU for over 4 years in various other capacities including Teller, Member Service Representative, and Loan Officer. In her new role, she will oversee the Human Resource Operations of the LLCU staff. Prior to her tenure at LLCU, she was employed at FirstTech in Decatur.

“Taj has been dedicated to developing our Human Resources at LLCU for months already, so it was the perfect transition, both for Taj, and for LLCU, to advance her into this position,” stated Robert Ares, LLCU CEO. “She possesses the energy, compassion and professionalism that are necessary for someone in an HR role. Taj will play a vital role in keeping the pulse of the LLCU workforce strong and healthy.”

Harper is actively engaged in the community, a recent graduate of the Decatur Leadership Institute, Chair of the LLCU Decatur Charity Committee, and a Mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters. Her office will be in the LLCU branch located at 3130 E. Mound Road in Decatur, IL.

About Land of Lincoln Credit Union

Land of Lincoln Credit Union was founded in 1947. As a full-service financial institution, LLCU serves nearly 35,000 members. Membership in LLCU is open to anyone who lives or works in 28 Illinois counties and their immediate family members. Land of Lincoln Credit Union offers 15 convenient locations in 10 cities to best serve the needs of its membership. As a part of the CO OP shared branching network, members also have access to over 5,000 branches and 30,000 ATM locations nationwide. For more information, visit us online at


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