Contact: Brenda Coty, Marketing Director
For Immediate Release
TAPCO Credit Union names Carlyn Roy as new CEO
(Tacoma, WA) -- With over 25 years of credit union experience, Carlyn Roy has been selected as TAPCO Credit Union’s Chief Executive Officer. Carlyn has led teams that were responsible for branch operations, lending, information services, marketing and public relations, research and development, and compliance.
Most recently Carlyn was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at OSU Federal Credit Union (FCU) located in Corvallis, Oregon. Prior to joining OSU FCU, she was Vice President of Lending Services at the Oregon Credit Union League where she developed and led one of the first credit union lending call centers in the country and the Oregon branch of a national mortgage corporation servicing credit unions.
Carlyn has a wide range of credit union experience including a consultant for many credit unions and trade associations throughout the U.S. and Canada; contributing editor to Credit Union National Association’s publications; speaker at various national and regional credit union conferences; and a member of many local community boards.
She is a graduate of Pacific Lutheran University and Western CUNA Management School.
TAPCO Credit Union has a long and rich history in Pierce County. Founded in 1934 by nine City of Tacoma employees, TAPCO has grown to over 25,000 members. Anyone who lives or works in the state of Washington is eligible for membership, and each member has a voice in how TAPCO operates. Member participation keeps TAPCO focused on the founding members' vision of "People Helping People."
While maintaining a professional staff to run daily operations, TAPCO is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors that establishes and reviews policy. The Directors are TAPCO members who are elected by the membership and serve without pay. Every member has one vote, regardless of how much he or she has on deposit. At TAPCO, there is no select group of shareholders that profits more than anyone else. All members profit, individually and collectively.
TAPCO is a state-chartered credit union, organized under strict regulatory laws that are monitored and enforced by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), an agency of the U.S. Government. Each member’s savings is federally insured to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government and the NCUA. - - -
TAPCO Credit Union has been serving its members since 1934 in the Tacoma-Pierce County, Washington area. Offer full line of financial products and services. Known for award-winning customer service, low loan rates, fewer fees and friendly staff.