The League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates represents 342 credit unions in Alabama, Florida and Georgia, with a combined total of $118.63 billion in assets and more than 10.1 million members. LSCU & Affiliates provides legislative and regulatory advocacy; education and training; cooperative initiatives (including financial education outreach); public messaging; information services; and business solutions. For more information, visit www.lscu.coop. Follow the League on Twitter or Facebook.

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
Mike Mercer
Patrick La Pine
Patrick La Pine
Affiliates Consolidated Services
Steve Willis
Steve Willis
EVP, Chief Operating Officer -
Jared Ross
EVP, Advocacy
Brett Beemer
Brett Beemer
Chief Financial Officer

Board of Directors

Executive Committee    
Tina Williams
Mobile Educators CU (AL)
Kevin Johnson
Kevin Johnson
Suncoast CU (FL)
Henry Armstrong
Henry Armstrong
Auburn University FCU (AL)
Rick Skaggs
Sharon Downing
Sharon Downing
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
Nancy Rappaport
PriorityONE CU of Florida (FL)
Mary Ott-Wood
Mary Ott Wood
Florida West Coast CU (FL)
Brad Green
Brad Green
Listerhill CU (AL)
Caryl Green
Caryl Greene
Members First CU of Florida (FL)


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

Joe McGee
Legacy Community FCU (AL)

Darryl Worrell
Envision Credit Union (FL)
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 At-Large Director

Staff Directory

League of Southeastern Credit Union & Affiliates Main Phone: 866.231.0545

Staff Name Title Extension
Vickie Taylor Senior Auditor 423.502.9984
Tieshia Akins Contract Management Analyst 1192
Teairia Amison Staff Auditor 2156
Taylor Sheffield Business Development Consultant 2127
Tara Martin Accountant I 1114
Tammy Williams Member Service Representative 1180
TaKeya Robertson Staff Auditor 2179
Symone Thompson Staff Auditor 2126
Steve Willis EVP/COO 1004
Steven Pullara Business Development Consultant 1164
Stephanie Moore Staff Auditor 205.437.2123
Simi Daniels Director, Events 1024
Shawna Southerland Senior Auditor 865.567.8371
Shane Williamson Network Administrator 1166
Shakeira Salters Operations Assistant 1054
Ryan O'Connor SVP, Operations 1072
Robert Williams Product Manager 1064
Precious Boone Member Service Representative 1200
Patrick W. La Pine CEO, Affiliates Consolidated Services 1002
Nicole McCants Chargeback Recovery Services Manager, Card Services 1194
Nicole Irwin Auditor Manager 2135
Nancy Walker Staff Auditor 2143
Mike Lee Director of Regulatory Advocacy 2165
Mary Jaap Acting VP, Card Services 1044
Marcus King Audit Manager - TN 662.322.1038
Lori Varnado Staff Auditor 2147
Lindsey Cole VP, Card Services 1198
Linda Peters Staff Auditor 2103
Lisa Felder Due Diligence Coordinator 1188
Leia White Director, People & Culture 1140
Laura Vann Senior Director, Shared Branching 2181
Laura Heard Operations Specialist 2131
Korie Mitchell Contract Management Analyst, CUVM 1034
Kim McCallum Contract Management Analyst, CUVM 303.502.2333 x305
Kim Gay Director, Communications 1022
Ken Joyner Assistant Controller 1138
Kelli Silvernale Director, Vendor Management, CUVM 303.502.2333 x4
Kaylee Bryant Staff Auditor 2129
Kathy Hollifield Senior Auditor 423.802.1990
Kate Brady Executive Assistant to President/CEO 1060
Karen Ruggiero Director of Vendor Relations, CUVM 303.502.2333 x5
Karen Frazee VP, Business Development 1112
Juli Lewis Director, Southeastern CU Foundation 1108
Judy Scott Member Engagement Consultant 1062
Josh Booth Sr. Staff Accountant 1122
Jordan Burroughs VP, Member Engagement 1008
Joanna Forrester Senior Production Artist 1020
Jennifer Martin Chief of Staff, VP Strategic Initiatives 1150
Jay Brady Card Services 1106
Jared Ross EVP, Advocacy Services 1012
Hiram Hollifield VP, Audit & Consulting 205.437.2132
Gwen Davis Member Service Representative 1186
Gerald McSwain Facilities & Operations Manager 1124
Evan Irwin Staff Auditor 2139
Doug Charles Director, Sales 1144
Donnette' Logan Business Development Consultant 2151
Desario Smith Contract Management Analyst, CUVM 1030
Denise Kelly Vendor & Product Support Coordinator 1104
Cindy Greiwe Senior Accountant 1152
Cara Clark Communications Manager 2136
Brooke Collins Manager of Sales and Service 1050
Brittany Denson Member Service Representative 1184
Bobbi Grady Foundation Development Coordinator 2128
Blake Westbrook Political Affairs Manager - AL 2164
Bill Berg VP, Compliance Training & Information 1028
Ashley Lord Accounting Manager 1116
Angela Harris Card Services Manager 1190
Amanda Onkst Staff Auditor 1056
Amanda Lenhart Audit & Compliance Support Specialist 2176
Allison Allen Senior Director, Governmental Affairs 2159
Allie Salyer Manager, People & Culture 1010
Alisha Stair Member Engagement Consultant 2111
Alan Badcock VP, Shared Cooperative Services 1102

Our Core Values


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.