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Elevations Credit Union - Gerry Agnes, President & CEO


Elevations Credit Union, headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, was founded on the campus of the University of Colorado in 1952 and has evolved into a financial institution able to meet complex financial needs of consumers and businesses. Members enjoy free mobile banking and online bill pay, 11 branches serving Adams, Boulder, Broomfield, and Larimer Counties as well as over 5,000 shared branching service centers, and 30,000 CO-OP ATMs nationwide. With a solutions-based business model Elevations is uniquely tailored to assist the consumer in making informed decisions. Because of our outstanding service quality and suite of competitively priced products, we have been voted “Best Financial Institution” 13 times. Elevations provides banking services to over 100,000 of your neighbors and friends and has over $1.3 billion in assets. If you love where you live, it matters where you bank.

A CPA with 28 years of professional experience in the financial services industry, Gerry Agnes came to Elevations Credit Union from Altura Credit Union in Riverside, CA. There he served in a series of positions, including President/Chief Operating Officer; President of their subsidiary holding company that managed their insurance, mortgage, escrow and auto broker companies; and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to Altura, he was the President/CEO of The Community Foundation serving Riverside and San Bernadino Counties; CFO of California Financial Bancorp; and Executive Vice President of HF Bancorp, Inc. and its subsidiary, Hemet Federal Savings and Loan Association. He began his career as a CPA with Touche Ross & Co., a “big eight” accounting firm. Gerry currently volunteers service in several industry and community organizations, including the Boulder Economic Council as Executive Committee Chair; Boulder Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors; Boulder County Business Hall of Fame Board of Directors; Elevations Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors; Filene Research Institute Advisory Council; and Board of Managers of the Credit Union Service Network (CUSN) Corporation, which provides cooperative shared branching services to credit unions and their members nationwide.