About

Representing more than 244 credit unions with more than $84 billion in assets and more than 7.5 million members, the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates (LSCU) is the trade association for Alabama and Florida credit unions.

LSCU was formed in 2009 through the consolidation of the Alabama Credit Union League and Florida Credit Union League and provides advocacy, compliance support, education, training, and information with relevant services and business strategies to support its members in fulfilling their mission. LEVERAGE, the LSCU Service Corporation, provides best-in-class products and services for credit unions across the country. The Southeastern Credit Union Foundation provides professional development, financial literacy, disaster relief, and fundraising opportunities for credit unions. Learn more about the history of theĀ credit union movement in Alabama and Florida.

LSCU Mission Statement

To create an environment that enables credit unions to grow and succeed.

LSCU Vision Statement

To be the trusted advocate and preferred source of information for credit unions.

Executive Management

Patrick La Pine
Patrick La Pine
President/CEO
Steve Willis
Steve Willis
SVP/COO -
LEVERAGE
Advocacy_Jared1
Jared Ross
SVP, Association
Services
Brett Beemer
Brett Beemer
Chief Financial Officer

Board of Directors

Executive Committee    
Tina-Williams-LSCU1
Tina Williams
Chair
Mobile Educators CU (AL)
Kevin Johnson
Kevin Johnson
Chair-Elect
Suncoast CU (FL)
Henry Armstrong
Henry Armstrong
Vice-Chair
Auburn University FCU (AL)
Rick-Skaggs-LSCU
Rick Skaggs
Treasurer
USF FCU (FL)
Sharon Downing
Sharon Downing
Secretary
Alabama River CU (AL)
Alvin Cowans
Alvin J. Cowans
Immediate Past Chair
McCoy FCU (FL)
Board Members
Jeneatte Keller
Jeanette Keller
Blue Flame FCU (AL)
Pat Mason
Pat Mason
SUN CU (FL)
Mary Ott-Wood
Mary Ott Wood
Florida West Coast CU (FL)
Brad Green
Brad Green
Listerhill CU (AL)
Steve Swofford
Steve Swofford
Alabama CU (AL)
Caryl Green
Caryl Greene
Members First CU of Florida (FL)

LEVERAGE Board

Tina-Williams-LSCU1
Tina Williams
Chair
Mobile Educators CU (AL)
Kevin Johnson-LEVERAGE
Kevin Johnson
Vice Chair
Suncoast CU (FL)
Shane-Nobbley-LEVERAGE
Shane Nobbley
Treasurer
Family Security CU (AL)
Stewart Ramsey-LEVERAGE
Stewart Ramsey
Secretary
Pen Air FCU (FL)

Joe McGee-LEVERAGE
Joe McGee
Legacy Community FCU (AL)

darryl-Worrell-LEVERAGE
Darryl Worrell
Envision Credit Union (FL)
Brad-Green-LEVERAGE
Brad Green
LSCU At-Large Director
Listerhill CU (AL)
Caryl Green
Caryl Greene
LSCU At-Large Director
Members First
CU of Florida (FL)
Rick-Skaggs-LSCU
Rick Skaggs
LSCU At-Large Director
USF FCU (FL)

Staff Directory

League of Southeastern Credit Union & Affiliates Main Phone: 866.231.0545

Staff Name Title Extension
Alan Badcock Sr. Director, Product Development 1102
Alisha Stair Member Relations Consultant 2111
Allie Salyer People & Culture Specialist 1010
Amanda Onkst PT Staff Auditor 1056
Amy Bryant Senior Member Service Representative 1196
Angela Harris Card Services Manager 1190
Ashley Lord Accounting Manager 1116
Bill Berg Vice President, Compliance Training & Information 1028
Blake Westbrook Political Affairs Manager - AL 2164
Brooke Collins Contract Management Analyst 1050
Cara Clark Communications Manager 2136
Charles Smith Database Administrator 1142
Chris Dirmann Director, Card Services 1182
Cindy Greiwe Senior Accountant 1152
Deirdre Rhodes Product Support Manager 1104
Desario Smith Contract Management Analyst 1194
Denise Kelly Contract Management Analyst 1034
Donnette' Logan Business Development Consultant 2151
Doug Charles Director, Sales 1144
Evan Irwin Staff Auditor 2139
Gerald McSwain Facilities & Operations Manager 1124
Gwen Davis Member Service Representative 1186
Hiram Hollifield VP, Audit & Consulting 205.437.2132
Jared Ross Senior Vice President, Association Services 1012
Jason Cochran Sr. Director of Governmental Affairs - AL 2159
Jay Brady VP, Card Services 1106
Jennifer Martin Sr. Director, Governmental Affairs - FL 1150
Joanna Forrester Senior Production Artist 1020
Jordan Burroughs Political Affairs Coordinator 1008
Josh Booth Sr. Staff Accountant 1122
Judy Scott Member Relations Consultant 1062
Juli Lewis Director, Southeastern CU Foundation 1108
Karen Frazee VP, Business Development 1112
Karen Ruggiero Senior Analyst, CUVM 303.502.2333 x5
Kate Brady Executive Assistant to President/CEO 1060
Kathy Hollifield Senior Auditor 423.802.1990
Kelli Silvernale Director, Vendor Management, CUVM 303.502.2333 x4
Kim Gay Director, Communications 1022
Kim McCallum Contract Management Analyst, CUVM 303.502.2333 x305
Laura Heard CUACG Support Specialist 2131
Laura Vann VP, Shared Branching 2181
Leia White Director, People & Culture 1140
Lisa Felder Due Diligence Coordinator 1188
Linda Peters Staff Auditor 2103
Lori Varnado Staff Auditor 2147
Madison Malone Communications Intern 1174
Marcus King Audit Manager - TN 662.322.1038
Mary Jaap Product Development Manager 1044
Matthew Hoak Director, IT 1162
Mike Kiene Director, Transactional Services 1120
Mike Lee Director of Regulatory Advocacy 2165
Morris Perry Staff Auditor 2156
Nancy Walker Staff Auditor 2143
Nicole Irwin Staff Auditor 2135
Nicole McCants Member Service Representative 1194
Parker Campbell Sr. Director, Product Management 1170
Patrick W. La Pine President/CEO 1002
Robert Williams Product Manager 1064
Ryan O'Connor VP, Marketing & Communications 1072
Sarah Brimmer Staff Accountant 1118
Shakeira Salters Operations Assistant 1054
Shawna Southerland Senior Auditor 865.567.8371
Simi Daniels Director, Events 1024
Stephanie Moore Staff Auditor 205.437.2123
Steven Pullara Business Development Consultant 1164
Steve Willis SVP/COO 1004
Tammy Williams Member Service Representative 1180
Tara Martin Accountant I 1114
Taylor Sheffield Business Development Consultant 2127
Teresa Gray Vice President, Education & Training 2110
Tiesha Akins Member Service Representative 1192
Vickie Taylor Senior Auditor 423.502.9984
Victoria Zamora Communications Intern 1156
Wallace West Staff Auditor 1128
Business Solutions Job Title Phone Extension

Our Core Values

Knowledge

I have a thorough understanding of my job and the goals of our organization. I continue to educate myself and apply my learning in ways that are valuable and useful. I am seen as an expert in my field.

Client Service

I am passionate about building enduring relationships. I add value by treating every client and team member as though they are the most important person by working diligently and with a positive attitude, to achieve their goals.

Professionalism

I conduct myself in a manner that reflects objectivity, competence, and humility. I believe in a solid work ethic consisting of punctuality, dedication, and self discipline. I represent the organization in a positive way and exhibit good judgement.

Dependability

I am consistently relied upon to follow through and deliver on my commitments. I proactively perform my job to the best of my ability with attention to detail. I produce quality work for all.

Innovation

I am committed to being a forward thinker. I seek out cutting edge products and methods to improve efficiency, productivity, and sales. I embrace collaboration and the fluid exchange of ideas.

Accountability

I own my actions and am answerable for the outcome. I honor the commitments I make to others. I accept responsibility for my role and deliver quality results.

Leadership

I inspire and empower others by setting high standards for myself and serving as an example for what I expect from them. I effectively communicate expectations. I am committed to making necessary, informed, and timely decisions.

Respect

I appreciate the rights, opinions, and competencies of those with whom I interact. I listen to what others have to say and treat them as I wish to be treated. I acknowledge and value the time and effort of others, recognizing that we all play an integral part in the success of our organization and our credit unions.

Trustworthiness

I earn trust and gain confidence by possessing a high level of ethical credibility. I tell the truth, keep my word, and respect the boundaries of confidentiality.

Communication

I speak and act with good purpose using empowering and positive conversation. I effectively convey critical business information in a timely manner. I refrain from idle talk or rumor.

Integrity

My behavior is in perfect alignment with the high moral and ethical standards I possess. I adhere to what is right even without an audience. I am transparent and honest in all that I say and do.

Cooperation

I commit to collaborating with my team members in the interest of cohesiveness, effectiveness, and efficiency. I am sympathetic to those who request assistance and freely give it when asked. I listen, acknowledge, and compromise when necessary to achieve common goals.