FORT KENT, Maine (Oct. 5, 2023) – Acadia Federal Credit Union is proud to announce that Vice President of Finance, Erica Albert, has earned the Certified Credit Union Investments Professional (CCUIP) designation.
CCUIP designation signifies a deep understanding of how to optimize and diversify a credit union’s investment strategy. This achievement underscores Albert’s mastery of crucial knowledge in managing and guiding Acadia FCU’s investments and processes, which play a vital role in ensuring financial stability and liquidity for the credit union.
Albert attended Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Investment Certification School in San Diego, CA, where she completed the Fundamentals of Investment Management and Advanced Investment Strategies programs, and also passed the required certification exams.
To maintain her designation, Albert is required to undergo recertification every three years, ensuring that her investment knowledge remains current. CCUIP recertification criteria includes engaging in ongoing education by completing a series of eight webinars covering the latest trends in investments.
“We believe in the empowerment of our staff through continuing education and development,” stated Acadia FCU Executive Vice President, Joey Cannan. “Erica’s accomplishment is a testament to her dedication and our commitment to fostering a culture of growth and excellence. We are incredibly proud of her achievement and will continue to support all our staff in their professional development journeys.”
With Albert’s CCUIP designation, Acadia FCU is even better positioned to navigate the intricate landscape of credit union investments and continue providing top-notch financial services to its members.
Acadia FCU remains dedicated to providing ongoing educational opportunities to empower its team to excel in their roles.