Lynn Pleasant awarded Certified Credit Union Executive designation at CUNA Management School
RADCLIFF, KY (August 16, 2018) — Lynn Pleasant of Fort Knox Federal Credit Union earned the Certified Credit Union Executive (CCUE) designation as a member of the graduating class of CUNA Management School, which was held in Madison, Wis. from July 15-25, 2018.
“On behalf of Credit Union National Association, I want to congratulate Lynn Pleasant on completing the substantial undertaking that is CUNA Management School,” said Kristin Ryan, director of learning events at CUNA. “Over the last three years, she has mastered the art of credit union leadership, proven her capacities as an executive and developed a unique, clear vision for success. I look forward to seeing how she will transform the movement.”
Pleasant has been serving Fort Knox Federal members since 1999. She initially joined the credit union as a teller and has worked her way up throughout the organization, serving as Member Service Specialist before managing several different branches and the call center. She was promoted to Regional Manager earlier this year and now has the opportunity to encourage others to do the same.
“I have been very fortunate in my career to have mentors within our organization who took a personal interest in helping me with my career development,” says Pleasant. “It’s so rewarding to now be in a position to help others succeed and share my passion for the credit union movement!”
Pleasant is active in several community organizations, including the Hardin County Chamber, Toys for Tots, Rotary International and Big Brothers/Big Sisters. She attended Elizabethtown Community & Technical College in addition to graduating from CUNA Executive Management School, University of Wisconsin in July of 2018.
About Fort Knox Federal Credit Union
Fort Knox Federal is a local, not-for-profit financial cooperative that has been serving the community since 1950. We are the largest Kentucky-based credit union with approximately $1.6 billion in assets and were named Favorite Mortgage Lender and Favorite Financial Institution in the 2019 News-Enterprise Readers Choice Survey. Fort Knox Federal exists to improve the financial lives of its members, which now include over 105,000 individuals in our civilian and military communities. It’s simple to become a member, visit our website at www.fortknoxfcu.org to see how you may be eligible.