CU Recovery Awards $8,200 in Collection Academy Scholarships

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CU Recovery Collection Academy Announces Scholarships Winners

CU Recovery and The Loan Service Center, the #1 collection resource for credit unions, continues to be steadfast in their commitment to invest in the credit union industry by offering affordable collection education. As part of that investment, scholarships for their Collection Academy are awarded to credit union employees based on their submission about the goals of their collection department and how their professional development would help achieve those goals

Today, CU Recovery and The Loan Service Center made an industry investment of $8,200.00 when they announced the 6 scholarships winners for the October 10-12, 2017 Collection Academy. Recipients will receive tuition, lodging at the host hotel, and will be recognized during the 2.5 day conference.

Wendy Elieff, Vice President of Sales and Service, stated: “I was pleased to see the commitment to professional development, as a way to better serve their members resolve debt, demonstrated in the submissions.”

Scholarship winners:

Melissa Barry, Health Center Credit Union – Augusta, GA
Rachel Becker, Fort Financial Credit Union – Fort Wayne, IN
Judy Folken, Dupaco Community Credit Union – Dubuque, IA
Nicci Gillentine, FedEx Employees Credit Association – Memphis, TN
Rachael Graham, Bayer Heritage Federal Credit Union – Proctor, WV
Pam Krieg, Alliant Credit Union – Dubuque, IA

The recipients’ reaction to winning the scholarship was excitement for the opportunity to be a part of the 2017 Collection Academy.


About CU Recovery & the Loan Service Center
Serving over 2600 credit union since 1990 CU Recovery, Inc. is a full service collection agency, working exclusively for credit unions, dedicated to maximizing recoveries on charged off loans. The Loan Service Center, Inc. provides staffing solutions for credit union collection departments to minimize losses on their delinquent active loan portfolio. The CU Recovery Collection Academy is held in October of each year and is a resource for continuing education to assure the success of Credit Union collection departments in meeting their member service and delinquency reduction goals. For more information: