Mississippi adds 25 CU professionals to financial counselor ranks

Posted August 5, 2016    

The 2016 CUNA Financial Counseling Certification Program (FiCEP) students have earned their CUCFC (Credit Union Certified Financial Counselor) designation! Mississippi has graduated 163 CUCFCs from 34 credit unions across the state.

The Enhanced FiCEP program (Credit Union Financial Counseling Certification Program) is a unique partnership between the National Credit Union Foundation's REAL Solutions program, CUNA's Center for Professional Development (CUNA CPD), credit union leagues and credit unions.  The program is designed to train staff who are then able to give professional financial counseling and education to help members better prepare for their future and to assist when they are faced with financial difficulties.

Congratulations to the Class of 2016, who are eager to help their members build a stronger financial future!


1st Mississippi FCU

Tyeisha Smith

Ferguson FCU
Traci Baker
Peter Lanigan

Jackson Area FCU
Lindley McKellar
Adam Richards

Members Exchange
Drew Allen
Lisa Gaspard

Meridian Mutual FCU
Carlissa McCoy

Subrena McLaurin
Alana Miles

Mutual CU
Cassandra Brown
Christeena Carson
Helen Heard
Brent McAlpin
Jennifer McMillin
Kameca Myles

Navigator CU
Stephanie Crump
Sharon Dement
Gene Hunt

Singing River FCU
Misti Copeland
Pamela Dueitt
Toni Goff

Statewide FCU
Alisha Coleman
Brian Flatt
Ramona Williams

To keep their skills up-to-date, CUCFCs complete a re-certification every three years. Re-certified this year were:

Pam Collier, Elevator CU
Tammy Henderson, Eagle Express FCU
Shelia Bridges, MBHS FCU
Debbie Cox, MS Public Employees CU
Rachel Redditt, Mutual CU
Stephanie Newsome, Mutual CU
Dianne Copes, Mutual CU
Karen Dowe, Mutual CU
Lisa Jenkins, Members Exchange CU
Essie Slaughter, Members Exchange CU
Jeannie Austin, Navigator CU
Denise Anderson, Navigator CU
Martha Rushing, SecurTrust FCU

For more information about earning your CUCFC designation, contact Tom McWilliams, MSCUA Senior Vice President.


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