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KCUA honors CU individuals lawmakers
Eric Schaefer (left), chairman, board of directors, Kansas City Credit Union Association (KCUA), and Marla Marsh (right), KCUA president/CEO, pose with three of the nine legislators honored for supporting Kansas credit unions during the four-year process leading to Senate Bill 535, (from left): State Rep. Cindy Neighbor (D-Kan.); State Rep. Mike Kiegerl, (R-Kan.); State Rep. Nile Dillmore (D-Kan.); State Rep. Clark Shultz (R-Kan.).
Lovell Frazier (left), Kansas Super Chief CU, Topeka, winner of the Hall of Fame Award for Distinguished Service to the Kansas credit union movement, is pictured with Marilyn Wells, president, Catholic Family FCU, Wichita, winner of the Henry Peterson Professional of the Year Award; and Robert Reeves, chairman, Kansas State University FCU, Manhattan, winner of the John Michener Volunteer of the Year Award. (Photos provided by the Kansas Credit Union Association)
WICHITA, Kan. (5/1/08)--The Kansas Credit Union Association honored several credit union professionals and lawmakers at its 73rd Annual Meeting and Convention held Friday and Saturday. Lovelle Frazier, retired founder of Kansas Super Chief CU, Topeka, was inducted into the Kansas Credit Union Hall of Fame. Marilyn Wells, president, Catholic Family FCU, Wichita, received the Henry Peterson Professional of the Year Award. Robert Reeves, board chair, Kansas State University FCU, Manhattan, was awarded the John Michener Volunteer of the Year Award. Larry Damm, manager, Cessna Employees CU, Wichita, was awarded the Political Involvement Award for his commitment to Kansas credit unions during 2007 and in the 2008 legislative session. Nine Kansas legislators were honored for their support of Kansas credit unions in the events leading up to Senate Bill 535 and during legislative sessions. They include:
* State Rep. Clark Schultz, (R-Kan.), chair, House Insurance and Financial Institutions Committee; * State Rep. Nile Dilmore, (D-Kan.); * State Rep. Mike Kiegerl, (R-Kan.); * State Rep. Cindy Neighbor (D-Kan.); * State Sen. Jim Barone, (D-Kan.); * State Sen. Anthony Hensley (D-Kan.); * State Sen. Phil Journey, (R-Kan.); * State Sen. Roger Pine, (R-Kan.); and * State Sen. Vicki Schmidt (R-Kan.)


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