Lisa Schlehuber Of Eli Lilly FCU Elected To CO-OP Financial Services Board Of Directors

Contact: Bill Prichard
Public Relations Manager
CO-OP Financial Services
800.782.9042, ext. 3450

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (May 26, 2010) – Lisa Schlehuber, CEO of Eli Lilly Federal Credit Union of Indianapolis, Ind., joins the Board of Directors of CO-OP Financial Services, following election at the annual meeting of CO-OP shareholders, held on May 16.

Two incumbents were also reelected to new three-year terms on the Board of Directors, including:

  • Tom Dorety, President/CEO, of Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union, Tampa, Fla., and
  • Gary Oakland, President/CEO, of BECU, Tukwila, Wash.

In addition, officers of the 11-member CO-OP Financial Services Board of Directors were appointed to remain in their positions for another year. Officers include:

  • Doug Allman, President/CEO, of NASA FCU, Upper Marlboro, Md., who will continue as Chairman of the Board;
  • Terry Laudick, President/CEO, of New Mexico Educators FCU, Albuquerque, N.M., continuing as Vice Chairman/Chairman-Elect;
  • Doug Ferrero, President/CEO, of Bellco Credit Union, Greenwood Village, Colo., continuing as Treasurer, and
  • Patsy Van Ouwerkerk, President/CEO, of Travis Credit Union, Vacaville, Calif., continuing as Secretary.

“It is an honor to serve as Chairman of CO-OP Financial Services and have the opportunity to provide oversight to the company’s important work on behalf of the credit union movement,” said Allman. “Lisa Schlehuber is an outstanding addition to the board, particularly with her background in compensation and benefits, investments and financial management.”

Schlehuber was named CEO of Eli Lilly FCU in January 2005, after serving on its Board of Directors for two and a half years. Schlehuber was with Eli Lilly and Company from October 1999 as Director of Investments and then Director of Global Compensation and Benefits. Prior to the credit union and Eli Lilly and Company, her nearly 30 year career includes finance management positions with Caterpillar, Inc., and public accounting at Arthur Andersen & Co.

Schlehuber holds a B.A. degree in Business Economics from DePauw University, Greencastle, Ind., and her CUES executive education includes CEO Institutes I, II and III.

About CO-OP Financial Services

Based in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., CO-OP Financial Services is the industry leader in access and convenience products for credit unions. Nearing 30 years of credit union service, CO-OP connects credit union members to their accounts through network, payment processing, e-commerce, shared branching and call center services. With more than 3,000 credit union members, 30 million cardholders, 28,000 surcharge-free ATMs, 4,200 shared branch locations and more than two billion annual transactions, CO-OP Financial Services is the nation’s largest credit union service organization, offering the tools, counsel and leadership to help credit unions prosper. To learn more, visit Follow CO-OP on Twitter at: and keep up with industry issues via the CO-OP Insight Vault blog at: 


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