Neighbors FCU Executive Assistant named Ascension Chamber of Commerce’s Individual of the Year

BATON ROUGE, LA (February 9, 2018) — The Ascension Chamber of Commerce named Neighbors Senior Executive Assistant Amy Lambert 2017 individual of the year at the Annual Awards Banquet Tuesday, February 7th at Houmas House Plantation.

The award is given to an active Chamber member who has demonstrated exemplary support for the Chamber, provided valuable service to the Chamber, exhibits creativity in marketing opportunities for the Chamber to enhance their company and serves as an example of excellence in business and professional activities.

Lambert started with Neighbors in January 2015. She is an alumna of LSU’s Peabody College of Education and the Flores MBA Program.

During her time as an Ascension Parish resident she has served in the following roles within the Ascension Community:

  • 2014 Leadership Ascension Graduate, Class VP, and Project of the Year
  • 2014-2017, Group Project Mentor
  • 2014-current, LAF Board member (2017-current – Secretary)
  • 2014-current, Ascension Fund Board Member
  • 2014-current, Golf Ascension Committee Member

At Neighbors, she has orchestrated the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink campaign for the past two years with Neighbors leading the area in funds raised. She is an active member of Fellowship Church where she serves on the Children’s Ministry Leadership Team. This year, she is assisting with The Baton Rouge Area Night Time Shine Prom sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation.

Amy Lambert

Award Picture

Amy Lambert recieves award from Ascension Commerce

Amy Lambery and NFCU team at awards banquet

About Neighbors Federal Credit Union

Neighbors Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative operating as an  association dedicated to "people helping people." A handful of educators started Baton Rouge  Teachers in 1954 with a shoe box, a couple hundred dollars and the goal of making financial  services available to school system employees in our area.   Now, Neighbors Federal Credit Union is the largest community-chartered credit union in the  state of Louisiana with over 76,000 members and over $1 billion in assets. Since that time,  Neighbors has undergone a variety of changes, but the mission has stayed the same: Enhance  members' financial well-being and be a partner in the communities Neighbors serves.


Betty Mujica-Milano
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