Cheney Presents CU Hero Award

July 16, 2010

CUNA President/CEO Bill Cheney (left) presents Credit Union Magazine's 2010 CU Hero of the Year award to Vic Thate, executive vice president of FAA Credit Union in Oklahoma City.

Thate, known as the “godfather” of Credit Unions for Kids in Oklahoma, has a long history of advocating and volunteering for its partner organization, the Children's Miracle Network.

Thate accepted the award Wednesday evening during the closing session of The 1 Credit Union Conference.

CU Hero of the Year

Accompanying Thate to the awards ceremony were FAA Credit Union CEO Steve Rasmussen (left) and Board Member Ray Bradford.