Jean Giard, President and CEO of Vermont Federal Credit Union, is pleased to announce that Kathryn Budnik has joined the Credit Union as a Business Lender. Kathryn Budnik joins Vermont Federal Credit Union with eight years of financial service experience, mostly recently with TruPoint Bank in Asheville, North Carolina. Budnik obtained a Bachelor’s of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the University Of Vermont.
Director of Business Services, Kevin DeCausemacker, shares, “Kathryn brings a wealth of experience in commercial credit analysis and commercial portfolio management to our team.” Budnik says she is “looking forward to working with the business members and being able to offer low cost loans and competitive rates that come with working for a credit union.”
Currently a resident of South Burlington, Budnik enjoys hiking and exploring small towns.
Vermont Federal is a $500 million-plus financial institution, with six locations currently serving over 36,000 members. Members are part of a cooperative, meaning they share ownership in the Credit Union and elect a volunteer board of directors. Vermont Federal Credit Union provides membership to anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Chittenden, Grand Isle, Lamoille, Franklin, Washington, or Addison Counties in Vermont. Vermont Federal Credit Union is committed to providing support to the communities it serves and to make a decided difference in the lives of its members and other Vermonters. For more information about Vermont Federal Credit Union, call (888) 252-0202, visit www.vermontfederal.org, or find us on Facebook.