Charles Elliott: Dedicated to credit union survival

first_imgMississippi CU Association CEO’s passion for CUs remains strong.Charles Elliott joined the Mississippi Credit Union Association right after college and became its youngest president/CEO at age 31. Thirty-five years later, his passion for credit unions and people remains strong.“He embodies the credit union philosophy, putting others’ needs above his own,” says Sarah Dale Harmon, assistant vice president of marketing for $87 million asset Members Exchange Credit Union in Ridgeland, Miss.His caring and compassion were in full gear after Hurricane Katrina, recalls Cheryl Oggs, vice president of the Mississippi Credit Union Association. After Oggs’ family lost its home, Elliott called regularly.“I didn’t even work for him at the time, but he cared enough to check on our well-being,” she says. “He did that for everyone he knew who was displaced by the hurricane.” continue reading » 2SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img

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