Alumnus of the Year

Melanie Kennedy with Janine McBee and James Tuggle
Pictured from left are Janine McBee, SCMS director, Cornerstone Credit Union League; Melanie Kennedy, 2019 SCMS Alumnus of the Year and president/CEO of Southwest Financial FCU; and James Tuggle, Cornerstone Credit Union League chair and president/CEO of Transtar FCU.

Who will be the 2020 SCMS Alumnus of the Year?

Attend the 2020 graduation to see who will be recognized.

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 SCMSAA Alumnus of the Year.

The Alumnus of the Year Leadership Award is presented to an individual who:

  • Is an active supporter of SCMS and the Alumni Association;
  • Demonstrates the ideals of the credit union philosophy; and
  • Is a recognized leader.

Current students and alumni are invited to submit nominations for the 2020 SCMS Alumnus of the Year. Nominations must be received by May 1, 2020. Click here for the nomination form.

Previous Recipients:

  • 2020: Recipient revealed during the 2020 SCMS Graduation
  • 2019: Melanie Kennedy
  • 2018: Gary Parker
  • 2017: Mike Kloiber and Craig Tabor
  • 2016: Shawn Bailey
  • 2015: Jack McAdoo
  • 2014: Sammy Shanafelt
  • 2013: Steve Rasmussen
  • 2012: Gregg Bynum and Ron Fipps
  • 2011: Val Atkins
  • 2010: Kitty Casey
  • 2009: Pamela Stephens
  • 2008: Lily Newfarmer
  • 2007: Kathi Gill
  • 2006: Dale Roberts
  • 2005: Anita Linzten
  • 2004: Wes Davis
  • 2003: Terry McCormick
  • 2002: Dean Borland and Gary Davis
  • 2001: Sharon McKinzie
  • 2000: Sandy Smith
  • 1999: J.L. Wagoner
  • 1998: Linda Mann
  • 1997: Gary Tuma
  • 1996: Karen Houston
  • 1995: Marty Ochsner
  • 1994: Neva Goodpastor
  • 1993: Fern Cook
  • 1992: James Gibson and Gary Janacek
  • 1991: Ruby Weinholt
  • 1990: Barbara Clore
  • 1989: Odell Dancak
  • 1988: Jimmy Sasser
 
 
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Thank You 2020 Sponsors

Academic Fellow

CUNA Mutual GroupCredit Union Resources, Inc.

Academic Patron

Catalyst Corporate FCUCornerstone Credit Union League

Educational Sponsor

Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation

Friends of SCMS

American Airlines FCU
Arkansas FCU
Blalack & Williams, PC
Bossier FCU
Callahan & Associates, Inc.
Cornerstone Advisors
Credit Union of America
CU Direct

CU Strategic Planning
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
InTouch CU
JRF Consulting Services, LLC
JSC FCU
Las Colinas FCU
Neighbors FCU

Sievewright & Associates
South Carolina FCU
Tarrant County's CU
The BA Group
Tinker FCU
Vantage West CU
WEOKIE FCU