MSUFCU recognized as a 2019 West Michigan Best and Brightest Companies to Work For

Credit union earns award for seventh year

EAST LANSING, MI (May 13, 2019) — Companies that have the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approaches are honored as one of the West Michigan Best and Brightest Companies to Work For award; Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU) is pleased to announce it received this award for the seventh year.

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For gives businesses the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices, and demonstrate why they are ideal places for employees to work. This national program celebrates commitment to excellence in human resource practices and employee enrichment.

“As an organization, MSUFCU is dedicated to maintaining a positive work environment,” said Silvia Dimma, MSUFCU’s chief human resources officer. “We strive to provide our employees with the resources they need to be successful in their personal and professional lives. By investing in our employees, we are investing in their futures, as well as the futures of our members, the credit union and our community.”

Those honored with Best and Brightest Companies to Work For award were assessed based on survey feedback conducted by an independent research firm. Assessments were based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition and retention.

MSUFCU received the award in the Elite category in 2012 for Compensation and Benefits; an award for Training and Development in 2013; awards for Best of the Best Overall in 2015, 2016 and 2017;and an award for Diversity and Inclusion in 2018.

About Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU)

Founded in 1937, MSUFCU has a national reputation for excellence and has received several top industry and workplace awards, including being named a Best Credit Union to Work For® by American Banker for the sixth year, a Top Workplace by the Detroit Free Press for 13 consecutive years, and a National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® winner for seven consecutive years. MSUFCU has also been certified as a Great Place to Work® for 10 consecutive years and has been recognized by the Credit Union National Association, earning first place for the people-helping-people philosophy Louise Herring Award. The Credit Union operates an award-winning, wholly owned credit union service organization, Reseda Group; along with digital financial platforms AlumniFi and Collegiate; trade name Oakland University Credit Union; and its foundation, the Desk Drawer Fund. MSUFCU is headquartered in East Lansing, Michigan; and has 24 branches; over 350,000 members; $7.61 billion in assets; and more than 1,100 employees. For more information, visit


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