Lori Holtz receives Arnold C. Paulson scholarship
BISMARCK, ND (May 30, 2023) — The Dakota Credit Union Association (DakCU) is pleased to name Lori Holtz, Chief Financial Officer, Aspire CU, Minot, North Dakota, as the winner of the 2023 Arnold C. Paulson Scholarship. The scholarship was announced at the association’s awards banquet recently held at the Delta Marriott Hotel in Fargo, North Dakota.
One scholarship is awarded each year to help defer costs associated with attending the association’s Annual Summit conference. The Arnold C. Paulson Scholarship Fund was established in 1994 to promote the education of the credit union family as exemplified by the distinguished career of Arnold C. Paulson, who was president of the North Dakota League from 1973 – 1994. The criteria used to determine the winner includes future potential as a credit union leader, and contributions to the credit union movement.
Lori Holtz, right, with Mindee Kohlman, retiring CEO of Aspire CU.
About Dakota Credit Union Association (DakCU)
The Dakota Credit Union Association (DakCU) is the professional financial trade association serving 64 credit unions that employ nearly 2,200 individuals across the Dakotas. With more than 531,000 members in North and South Dakota, Dakota credit unions have assets exceeding $10.6 billion. In our mission to help credit unions succeed, DakCU plays a key role in growing membership and helping to provide service excellence to members from offices in Bismarck, ND and Sioux Falls, SD. For more information visit our website.