CFO Council Executive Committee

CUNA Councils is run by credit union professionals, for credit union professionals. 

Many credit union leaders volunteer their time for the Councils.  All Council members are encouraged to serve on committees, and run for the Executive Committees.


2017-2018 CFO Council Executive Committee in Orlando, FL

2017 CFO EC


Bryanna Tapley

Bryanna Tapley, Chair

Chief Operations Officer
Flint Area School Employees CU
Flint, MI
btapley@fasecu.org

Education

  • MBA, Spring Arbor University, Spring Arbor, Michigan
  • B.A. Degree in Finance, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan

Professional Activities

  • CUNA CFO Council Conference & Sponsorship Committees
  • CUNA Technology Council Membership Committee
  • Treasurer, Michigan Credit Union League Jackson Chapter of Credit Unions
  • Michigan Credit Union League Future Leaders' Council
  • Past Board Member, United Way of Jackson County
  • Past Board Member, Nonprofit Network

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • World Council of Credit Union's Young Professional Program Nominee 2001
  • Vice President, Sales & Service for CU Rx, CP Federal Credit Union's wholly owned CUSO
  • Facilitated discussions, presentations and case studies on credit unions to undergraduate students

Steven Arbaugh

Steven Arbaugh, Vice Chair

CFO
SECU
Linthicum, MD
steve.arbaugh@secumd.com

Education

  • Towson University, Bachelor of Science, Business Administration
  • Loyola University, Master of Finance
  • CUNA Credit Union Enterprise Risk Management Certified

Professional Activities

  • Maryland/DC Credit Union Association CFO Roundtable
  • Towson University School of Business and Economics Advisory Board
  • Chairman of CUNA CFO Council Regulatory Committee

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

Over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry managing borrowing, derivative and investment portfolios, and overseeing Accounting, Asset/Liability Management, Compliance, CUSO, and Enterprise Risk Management functions.

SmartCEO 2015 Executive Management CFO Awards Winner


Andrew McGeorge

Andrew McGeorge, 2nd Vice Chair

CFO
Service CU
Portsmouth, NH
amcgeorge@servicecu.org

Education

  • B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University
  • M.B.A., University of Texas at Austin

Professional Activities

  • CUNA CFO Council Member Resources Committee
  • EasCorp’s Association of Credit Union Senior Officers
  • Board Member, CNBS, LLC

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • Chartered Financial Analyst designation, awarded August 2009
  • Authored several investment articles that have appeared in Credit Union Magazine and Credit Union Times

Brad Barnes

Brad Barnes

CFO
Air Academy FCU
Colorado Springs, CO
bradb@aafcu.com

Education

  • B.S. in Accounting - Missouri State University (Summa Cum Laude)
  • Certified Public Accountant

Professional Activities

  • Chairperson - United States Air Force Academy Athletic Corporation Audit Committee
  • Board of Directors - Challenger Learning Center of Colorado
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • CUNA CFO Council - Regulatory & Legislative Committee

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • NCAA First Team Academic All-American - Soccer
  • Filene Research Institute's i3 innovation program
  • Father of Twins + 1, all under 3 years old

Susan Gruber

Susan Gruber

SVP/CFO
Patelco CU
Pleasanton, CA
sgruber@patelco.org

Education

  • MBA, Boston University, Boston, MA
  • B.S., Accounting, St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA

Professional Activities

  • CUFSLP Partnership
  • Habitat For Humanity Volunteer
  • Children's Miracle Network Fundraiser
  • Past Chairperson, D'Youville Foundation, Lowell MA
  • Past Board Member, Girls Inc. of Lowell MA
  • Past Board Member, Lowell Day Nursery

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • 2016 CUES CFO Council CFO Professional of the Year
  • CUES CEO Institute Graduate

Sonya Jaynes

Sonya Jaynes

CFO/Strategic Planning Coordinator
Red River Employees FCU
Texarkana, TX
sjaynes@rrfcu.com

Education

  • BBA, Accounting Major, Texas A &M University, Texarkana, TX
  • MBA, Texas A &M University, Texarkana, TX
  • Southwest CUNA Management School Honor Graduate, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

Professional Activities

Industry Involvement:

  • CUNA CFO Council Executive Committee
  • CUNA CFO Council Membership & Regulatory Committees
  • Cornerstone Credit Union League Accounting & Finance Council Executive Committee
  • ALCO member, Catalyst Corporate FCU
  • Past Board member & Audit Committee member, Cornerstone (Texas) Credit Union League
  • Past President, Wright Patman Chapter of Credit Unions

Community Involvement:

  • Executive Board member & Fundraising Chair, Volunteers in Public Schools for Texarkana Independent School District
  • Past Treasurer, American Red Cross (Texarkana Chapter)
  • Past President, Kennel Club of Texarkana
  • Past  Board member, Harvest Texarkana

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • SCMS Honor graduate
  • Contributed to the CUNA E-Scan Report for 2014 & 2015

Ashlee Micale

Ashlee Micale

EVP/CFO
San Diego County CU
San Diego, CA
amicale@sdccu.com

Education

  • Masters of Business Administration, University of Colorado, Denver, CO
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Major in Accounting, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  • Western CUNA Management School Graduate, Pomona College, Claremont, CA
  • Credit Union Enterprise Risk Management Expert (CUERME)
  • CUES Advanced School of Business Lending

Professional Activities

  • CUNA CFO Council Executive Committee
  • CUNA CFO Council - Regulatory & Conference Committees
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Past Dedicate to Graduate Board Member
  • Past Community Education Foundation Board Member

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • 2014 CFO of the Year, San Diego Business Journal
  • Founded a Leadership Development Mentoring Program
  • Speaker and contributor at various events and topics, including University of San Diego, NCUA, ERM, ALLL, and CECL
  • Mom to 3 beautiful children, including twins

Justin Mouzoukos

Justin Mouzoukos

CFO
Mazuma CU
Overland Park, KS
justin.mouzoukos@mazuma.org

Education

  • BA, Economics and History – University of Kansas
  • MBA, Finance and Strategic Management – University of Kansas
  • In Process - Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Certification

Professional Activities

  • Member, CFO Council Executive Committee
  • Chairman, CFO Council Innovation committee
  • Vice Chair, CFO Council Member Resources Committee
  • Past President, Kansas City Chapter of Credit Unions
  • Steering member, Overland Park Young Professionals group
  • Advisory Board member, University of Kansas Hospital Bone Marrow Transplant Board

Bob Schuckman

Bob Schuckmann

Comptroller & Director of Facilities
Heartland Credit Union Association
St. Louis, MO
bschuckmann@heartlandcua.org

Education

  • BA degree in Business Administration & Accounting, Webster University St. Louis, MO
  • AA degree in Electronics and Computer Science Technology, Linn Technical College

Professional Activities

  • CUNA CFO Council
  • AACUL F & A

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • Developed a Small Credit Union Accounting Service in 2004 to assist smaller credit union managers meet the ever increasing demands on their time.  The service was developed as a short-term solution to help managers get things back on track, but has expanded to a long-term business solution. In 2006, the service expanded to include Heartland Business Services, followed in 2008 by the Children’s Miracle Network of Greater St. Louis.

Brandon Smith

Brandon Smith

CFO
Reliant FCU
Casper, WY
brandons@reliantfcu.com

Education

  • Certified Credit Union Executive (High Honors), CUNA Management School, University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • B.S. Business Administration, Spanish with a minor in International Business, University of Wyoming

Professional Activities

  • CUNA CFO Council Conference Committee member
  • Plan Administrator and Board Chair of the Wyoming Credit Union Insurance Trust
  • Judge, Wyoming DECA, since 2011
  • Driver, Natrona County Meals on Wheels, since 2010

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • Gary Plank Scholarship (MWCUA) / World Council Young Credit Union People Program, July 2014
  • Al Jordan Leadership and Service Award, CUNA Management School, July 2013

Shari Weber

Shari Weber

CFO
Honor CU
Berrien Springs, MI
SWeber@honorcu.com

Education

  • MBA, Western Michigan University
  • BS in Business Administration and Management, Indiana University
  • Pragmatic Marketing Certified: Product Management Certification: August 2012
  • Lominger Leadership Architect: 2012
  • Jim Cardwell's 306/2 Group, Leadership Symposiums: January 2016-July 2017

Professional Activities

  • Global Women's Leadership Network (GWLN, World Council of Credit Unions: Member since 2014
  • United Way of Southwest Michigan, Board of Director and Finance Committee: 2015-2017
  • Harbor Habitat for Humanity, Board of Director and Finance Committee: 2015-2017
  • Buchanan Chamber of Commerce, Vice Chairman: 2002-2006
  • Niles District Library, Treasurer: 2002-2006

Honors, Awards and Major Accomplishments

  • Founded a CFO Networking Group in 2017 (Collaboration networking group of nearly 30 CFOs and CFO types who work at credit union's on the CU*Answers core system.
  • Raised 2 children to adulthood!
  • Completed the Chicago Marathon in 2010 (Albeit slow!)