News Releases

News Releases | May 25, 2023

UFCU Partners with Journeyman Group to Expand Affordable Housing Options in South Austin

UFCU announced today that it closed a financing deal with Journeyman Group to build the Matador, a 285-unit affordable multi-family project in South Austin.

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News Releases | May 19, 2023

UFCU Receives Two Additional Workplace-Related Awards Recognizing Credit Union’s “People-First” Culture

UFCU has been rewarded for its commitment to its employees and recognized for workplace excellence by two organizations: Early Matters Greater Austin (EMGA) 2023 Best Place for Working Parents® and Gallagher’s 2022 Best-in-Class Employer.

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News Releases | May 10, 2023

UFCU Recognized For Top Production In Wealth Management With Pacesetter Awards

UFCU is proud to share its CUSO Financial Services (CFS)* Advisors earned four Pacesetter Awards** for their dedication to outstanding service and delivering superior investment services for Members in 2022.

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News Releases | April 12, 2023

UFCU Honored As Only Austin Company To Receive Gallup Exceptional Workplace Award

For the third consecutive year, UFCU has received the 2023 Gallup Exceptional Workplace Award.

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News Releases | April 6, 2023

UFCU Elects Volunteer Members to Board of Directors at 87th Annual Membership Meeting

On April 3, 2023, UFCU conducted its 87th annual membership meeting to report on the cooperative’s condition and elect four volunteer Members to open seats on the UFCU Board of Directors.

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News Releases | April 4, 2023

UFCU Announces Thomas Moore As Executive Vice President Of Strategic Growth

UFCU proudly names Thomas Moore, CFA, its new Executive Vice President of Strategic Growth.

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News Releases | March 30, 2023

UFCU and ACC Celebrate Historic Scholarship Endowment and Break Ground on New UFCU Pavilion at ACC Highland Campus

UFCU and Austin Community College District (ACC), along with more than 100 community members and leaders, came together to celebrate the groundbreaking of the UFCU Pavilion at the ACC Highland Campus.

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News Releases | March 6, 2023

UFCU Names Kenyon Warren As Vice President Retail/Chief Retail Officer

UFCU is proud to introduce Kenyon Warren as its new Chief Retail Officer.

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News Releases | January 9, 2023

UFCU Names Rhonda Pavlicek Executive Vice President – Finance and Risk/Chief Financial Officer

UFCU has named Rhonda Pavlicek executive vice president of finance and risk/chief financial officer.

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News Releases | December 12, 2022

2023 Annual Meeting and Election of Directors

An election is scheduled in conjunction with UFCU’s 2023 Annual Meeting for four places on the Board of Directors.

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News Releases | October 19, 2022

Hispanic Chamber Names UFCU Corporation of the Year

The Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GAHCC) has named UFCU its 2022 Corporation of the Year.

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News Releases | October 5, 2022

International Credit Union Day—Empowering Financial Futures

October 20, 2022, marks the 74th International Credit Union Day, and UFCU is proud to both recognize this day and be part of the service-oriented credit union movement.

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News Releases | September 28, 2022

UFCU Names Michael Crowl New CEO and President

The UFCU Board of Directors is pleased to announce the selection of Michael Crowl as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and President of UFCU.

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News Releases | August 23, 2022

UFCU Announces New Location Coming to Cedar Park

UFCU, Austin’s largest locally owned financial institution, has broken ground on its UFCU New Hope branch.

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News Releases | August 17, 2022

UFCU Names Joe Gonzalez Associate VP of Consumer Lending & Lending Innovation

UFCU has named Joe Gonzalez to the newly created position of associate vice president of consumer lending & lending innovation.

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News Releases | August 17, 2022

UFCU Names Janice Matthews Associate VP of Retail & Lending Experience

UFCU has named Janice Matthews associate vice president of retail & lending experience, a new position for the 85-year-old not-for-profit cooperative.

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News Releases | August 17, 2022

UFCU Names Mike Woods Associate VP of Digital Development

UFCU has named Mike Woods as its first associate vice president of digital development.

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News Releases | July 29, 2022

UFCU Ranks as Austin’s #1 Credit Union — Again

For the seventh year in a row, the Austin Business Journal has ranked UFCU as Austin’s #1 credit union.

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Community Impact · News Releases | July 6, 2022

UFCU and ACC Create $5M Scholarship Fund & Announce Community Pavilion

UFCU is pleased to announce a new $5 million scholarship endowment to benefit students at Austin Community College District (ACC).

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News Releases | May 6, 2022

Prestigious National Award Recognizes UFCU’s HR Innovation

UFCU received HRD’s Innovative HR Teams 2022 Award, one of only nine companies nationwide—and the only credit union—to receive the prestigious award.

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