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A message from your Board of Directors

Community First and our Board of Directors are thrilled to announce the appointment of Gord Harrison as Community First’s new CEO. Gord assumed his new responsibility on December 9, 2020. Over the past 36 years, Gord has served Community First in a variety of roles. Most recently, Gord was the Chief Financial Officer overseeing Finance, Corporate Support Services, Facilities and information Technology.

Board Chairman, John Haines shares: “Gord has all the traits and skills that your Board has set as a standard for our organization. In the many years I have worked with him, Gord has shown that his life is built on strong, solid values such as integrity, compassion, honesty, and purposeful work.”

We are excited for the possibilities that this new leadership will bring and look forward to another prosperous year in 2021.

Sprout & Harvest’s - Growing Credit Unions Podcast Expand/Collapse

YNCU’s Director, Member Experience Matt Lukas, chats on the Sprout & Harvest’s Growing Credit Unions Podcast about how online appointment booking is now essential technology.

Click here to listen.

Sault Ste. Marie's Melody Moffatt pursues dreams as pianist, releases album during pandemic - April 8, 2021 Expand/Collapse

Moffatt is a professional multimedia designer, currently employed with Your Neighbourhood Credit Union (YNCU). She has released her first album, entitled In Colour, consisting of original instrumentals. 

To read more about her musical journey, check out these articles:
The Sault Star

Sault’s Lara Stilin youngest ever chief financial officer for credit union - March 8, 2021 Expand/Collapse

Lara Stilin is a role model for women and young professionals.

At 33, the Sault Ste. Marie native is a chartered accountant and financial expert, the youngest person to be named Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Your Neighborhood Credit Union (YNCU), of which the city’s two Community First credit union branches are a part. 

To read more check out these articles:
Sault This Week
The Sault Star


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