Category: Member Updates

Member Update from Guadalupe Credit Union Tanya Romero has been promoted to Chief Operations Officer/Senior Vice President at Guadalupe Credit Union. “Tanya’s dedication, professionalism, and industry expertise have played an important role in GCU’s continued growth over the years,” says Winona Nava, President/CEO of Guadalupe Credit Union. “I am thrilled that she will be assuming this […]

Important Information for New Mexico Notary Publics and Notarial Officers By Melia D. Heimbuck, Esq., CUANM’s Vice President of Advocacy & Risk Management If you offer Notary Public services to your members, please note that a new law recently went into effect for NM Notary Publics: Remote Online Notarization | Maggie Toulouse Oliver – New […]

By Melia D. Heimbuck, Esq., CUANM’s Vice President of Advocacy & Risk Management Beginning January 4, 2022, all businesses with 100 or more employees must ensure that their workers are either fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or subject to weekly COVID-19 testing. This requirement was issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Emergency Temporary […]

New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas recently recognized US Eagle Federal Credit Union/Aery Group as the First Financial Institution in the United States to receive Certification for Cannabis and Hemp Banking Protocols. Check out KRQE New 13’s coverage at

After 37+ years of dedication to NM’s credit union movement, Regina Colbert, Otero FCU’s CEO, has announced that she will retire in January 2022.  Juan E. Fernandez Ceballos, CUANM President & CEO shared, “Devotion, commitment, and results describe Regina’s work ethic. She started her career as a teller and always remained in touch with her […]

Applications to Crash the 2022 Credit Union National Association‘s Governmental Affairs Conference close this Sunday, December 12, 2021. What’s A Crasher?Crashers are young credit union professionals (40 & under, or “40 at heart”) who are sponsored to attend a conference at a lower cost, with additional content designed especially for emerging leaders. The entire experience can be […]

From Credit Union Times | Peter Strozniak | December 7, 2021 at 02:04 PM Stephanie Sherrodd Selected as CEO to Lead Sandia Laboratory FCU The board of directors for the $3.5 billion Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union said Monday it has selected Stephanie Sherrodd to serve as its president/CEO starting on Jan. 2. She will succeed current […]

Earlier this year, the Los Alamos Public Schools Credit Union worked with area co-ops to create a greenspace project for community gatherings. The space features a small performance stage and classroom for concerts, a community garden, an area devoted to youth education, and more. The Los Alamos Co-Op Park has received rave reviews and was […]

NM Credit Union Virtual Town Hall with CUNA CEO Jim NussleTuesday, December 7, 2021 — 10am MT We hope you can join us for a virtual town hall to receive a national perspective regarding the challenges and opportunities facing our credit union movement in the year ahead.  To learn more or to request a Microsoft […]

The Credit Union Association of New Mexico (CUAMN) has hired Melia D. Heimbuck, Esq, to serve in the league’s newly created position of Vice President of Advocacy & Risk Management. Juan E. Fernández Ceballos, CUANM’s President & CEO, shared, “Melia will support New Mexicans by working with in-state credit unions to drive change, economic development […]