March 29, 2019

Rising Stars Awards Breakfast Timeline

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Registration & Networking

8:30 a.m.
Rising Stars Breakfast Begins

8:45 a.m.
Opening Remarks

8:50 a.m.
Keynote Speaker

9:10 a.m.
Awards Presentation Begins

9:30 a.m.

9:45 a.m.
Photography Session with Recipients and CEOs

Upon arrival, please check in at the registration desk to receive your name badge.

Individual Tickets: $35 each
Table of 10: $315

Please Note: This event has a policy of no refunds for cancellations.

Credit Union attendees who register to attend the Rising Stars Awards Breakfast will automatically be registered to attend the Great New England Credit Union Show at no additional charge. All others must register separately.

Vendors, Exhibitors and Sponsors – Access to the Rising Stars breakfast is allowed only if you are also a Great New England Credit Union Show sponsor, exhibitor or registered as a vendor attendee.

Table guest names can be emailed to . Please make sure to provide full contact details.

Sponsorship opportunities available. For questions or additional information regarding the breakfast, please email  

Join CenterPoint magazine as we celebrate the Rising Stars at The 2019 Great New England Credit Union Show! This program recognizes the up and coming stars of the credit union industry.

We received many nominations, which were vetted by an independent panel of judges. We’re pleased to announce that after substantial review, our 2019 “Credit Union Rising Stars” have been chosen! Awards will be distributed at a breakfast event on Friday, March 29, at the new MGM Springfield.

2019 Rising Star Recipients

Coming soon!

Last Years Rising Star Recipients

Jacqueline Baker, Data Specialist, Harvard University Employees Credit Union

Karen Brousseau, Director of Operations, Southbridge Credit Union

Lenai Camacho, Assistant Vice President of Compliance, Hanscom Federal Credit Union

Susan Franklin, AVP/Marketing Director, GFA Federal Credit Union

Margaret Iao, Sr. Accountant, Naveo Credit Union

Wilbienly Joseph, Lending Specialist, Everett Credit Union

Dennis Klemenz, Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Connex Credit Union

Nicole Legere, AVP – Complaince and Audit, Leominster Credit Union

Leroy Mahoney, IT and Security Manager, MIT Federal Credit Union

Jose Martinez, Senior Project Manager, Metro Credit Union

Allison Reding, Consumer Lending Underwriter, UMassFive College Federal Credit Union

Sarah Rooney, Operations Officer, Franklin First Federal Credit Union

Tony Sanches, Assistant Vice President of Operations, Arrha Credit Union

Kerri Sarette, Retail Sales Manager, Bellwether Community Credit Union

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