Peninsula Credit Union will host Sen. Angel Tuesday, July 25
SEATAC, WA.--Washington State Senator Jan Angel (R -Port Orchard) is receiving the Northwest Credit Union Movement's 2017 Community Impact Award for her legislative service. She will be honored Tuesday, July 25 at Peninsula Credit Union's Port Orchard branch at 5:30 p.m.
"Senator Angel has been an advocate for credit union issues, and we value her leadership," said Troy Stang, President/CEO of the Northwest Credit Union Association (NWCUA). "Washington credit unions are honored to recognize her with this award."
Added Jim Morrell, President/CEO of Peninsula Credit Union, "Senator Angel understands the value credit unions provide to our members and to our community. We appreciate her taking the time to understand the topics we bring to her attention, and her work to move those through the legislative process."
Washington's not-for-profit, cooperative credit unions serve 3.6 million consumers.
Angel serves as Chair of the Senate Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee. In addition to eight years of legislative service, Sen. Angel worked in the financial services industry for 14 years, owned businesses located in Pierce and Kitsap counties, and worked in the insurance industry.
"This is a truly great honor for me," said Angel. "I've worked hard to make sure every citizen of Washington has a secure financial system while we keep our policy on pace with technology. The credit unions here in our community and across the state have been very valuable resources and partners in this effort, so this is an important recognition of the results we've been achieving.
Coverage Invitation: Senator Jan Angel receives Northwest Credit Union Movement's 2017 Community Impact Award
When: Tuesday, July 25, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Peninsula Credit Union, 1081 Bethel Rd. Port Orchard, WA. 98366
The Northwest Credit Union Association is the not-for-profit trade association representing over 180 credit unions in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho, and their 6.2 million consumer members. Northwest Credit unions are not-for-profit cooperatives, owned by their members. Credit unions help members achieve their financial goals. All earnings in excess of operating expenses and required reserves are returned to members in the form of lower loan rates, fewer fees and higher interest paid on savings. For information on how to join a credit union, please visit http://www.asmarterchoice.org.
Attached Media Files: 2017-07/4992/106345/Sen._Angel_Honor.docx