Amy Sink

Professional Achievement Award Winner 2017

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Currently CEO of Interra CU, where she has been for nearly four years, Amy has held leadership roles in the credit union business since 1987. During her time at Interra CU, her credit union has grown by nearly $300 million in assets and by 25,000 members.  In addition to her leadership at Interra CU, Amy’s contributions have served credit unions in Indiana and across the country. She is a member of the League’s Governmental Affairs Committee, and she is an ICUPAC Trustee. Her regular interaction with elected officials from her area helps reinforce visibility for all credit unions and for key credit union issues.  Amy is also a current board member and past chairman of Alloya Corporate FCU, an associate board member of card services provider PSCU, and she is on the board of Members Development Company. She serves on CUNA’s Credit Union Powers Committee, and as a past credit union CFO, she has been an active member of CUNA’s CFO Council. Amy is on the board of the Goshen Health Foundation and has given her time to several other notable boards that serve her credit union’s community.

 

Award Criteria

The Indiana Credit Union League's Professional Achievement Award was created in 1990 to recognize paid credit union managers who have selflessly given of themselves to promote the credit union ideal and better the credit union movement in Indiana. 

METHOD: The Awards Committee may select one person per year based upon the criteria relating to credit union, chapter, League, national, volunteer and community activities. The Awards Committee or leadership of any chapter or credit union in Indiana may submit names by completing and returning the nomination form.

RECOGNITION: The winner will be announced at the annual convention. In addition, the recipient’s name will be added to a plaque in the lobby area of the League’s office that lists winners of this award.

ELIGIBILITY: The nominee must be a paid, full-time manager/CEO of a League-affiliated credit union. Current directors and employees of the League and Servicecorp are not eligible to receive the award.

CRITERIA: Candidates for the Professional Achievement Award must:

  • be in good standing in the community.
  • understand and personify the credit union philosophy of “People Helping People.”
  • promote the credit union ideal and actively demonstrate loyalty to the entire organized credit union movement.
  • exhibit leadership and management ability.
  • be able to coordinate and work with volunteers and paid staff.
  • have a record of success in maintaining or improving the financial fitness of his/her own credit union.
  • exhibit an unselfish devotion to his/her duties as a credit union professional.
  • be dedicated to and believe in the importance and value of continuing education and training.
  • have success in the development and expansion of services to members of his/her own credit union.

Past Winners

2017
2016
2015

​Amy Sink
Cindy Duke
David Abernathy
2014
Randy Glassburn
2013
Chris Wardrip
2012
Karla Salisbury
2011
Loren Roth
2010
Michael Burch
2009
Lisa Schlehuber
2008
Dallas Bergl
2007
Bruce Ingraham
2006
Ron Budzinski
2005
Ron Collier
2004
Ann Garmon
2003
Dick Kibbey
2002
Jack Sheets
2001
​​Art Schai
2000
Carol Stanley
1999
Sandra Heller
1998
Barbara A. Berghoff
1997
James Mills
1996
George Dixon
1995
Joseph J. Baldin
1994
Mike Hussey
1993
Loretta Burd
1992
Eugene G. Hills
1991
Alex J. Knaver
1990
Juanita (Jinks) Happel