Terry Katzur named Michigan Credit Union League Professional of the Year

The ELGA Credit Union Executive Vice President was recognized for his leadership and contributions to the credit union industry

BURTON, MICH (August 27, 2021) — ELGA Credit Union’s (ELGA) Executive Vice President, Terry Katzur, has been named Professional of the Year by the Michigan Credit Union League (MCUL). This award recognizes his leadership within the credit union, and his contributions to the industry as a whole.  He was awarded this honor at the MCUL’s Annual Convention & Exposition on August 24th. This prestigious award is given to one credit union professional each year.

Katzur has served ELGA Credit Union since 1996, when he began his career as a co-op student. “Terry is a kind and considerate leader who is well respected, trusted and loved at ELGA Credit Union,” said Karen Church, ELGA CEO. “His leadership has always guided our associates, and over the past year it has been invaluable in ensuring our associates and members have felt safe and connected. He is very deserving of the Professional of the Year award.”

“It is an honor to be recognized by the industry that I’ve dedicated my career to and that does so much for the communities and members that credit unions serve,” said Katzur. “Especially as I look forward to the future of my career, this award means a lot.”

After more than 25 years with ELGA Credit Union, Katzur prepares to shift his role in 2022, when he will be named Chief Executive Officer.

Terry Katzur receives his Professional of the Year Award from MCUL President/CEO Patty Corkery

About ELGA Credit Union

Serving members since 1951, ELGA Credit Union is a not-for-profit cooperative; formed, owned and operated with a single purpose: People Helping People. Simply put, anyone who lives, works, worships, volunteers, or attends school in the State of Michigan is eligible to join. To learn more about ELGA Credit Union, visit


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