HERNDON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Northwest Federal Credit Union’s VP of Marketing and Communications, Harmonie Taddeo, was recently presented with the National Association of Federally-insured Credit Union’s (NAFCU) Professional of the Year award (credit unions with over $250M in assets category). Dan Berger, President and CEO of NAFCU and Charles A. Rutan, CEO of Southwest Airlines and NAFCU's Director-at-Large, presented the award to Taddeo at NAFCU’s 50th Annual Conference and Solutions Expo held in Honolulu, Hawaii.
“Harmonie is a valued member of the Northwest Federal team and we are pleased that her professionalism, dedication and innovation was recognized by industry leaders,” said Acting President and CEO of Northwest Federal, Jeff Bentley. “She is an invaluable asset to our organization and truly deserving of this accolade.”
Taddeo participated on the NCUA Field of Membership Working Group and teamed with NAFCU to provide comments on NCUA’s share insurance rule to allow credit unions to offer real estate escrow accounts. Recently she developed a plan to celebrate Northwest Federal’s 70th anniversary by performing “70 Acts of We” in the community Northwest Federal serves. Taddeo presently oversees the Marketing team including Communications, Events, Creative Services and Marketing Strategy. She attended NAFCU’s Management and Leadership Institute in 2016 and was recognized by Northwest Federal’s Board of Directors for management excellence in December 2016.
About Northwest Federal Credit Union
Northwest Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution ranking among the largest credit unions in Virginia and in the top 50 credit unions in the nation. Established in 1947 and headquartered in Herndon, Va., Northwest Federal is dedicated to providing financial services and education to its members and the community. The Credit Union currently serves more than 220,000 members and has assets in excess of $3.1 billion. For more information, visit www.nwfcu.org or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.