Monday, October 11, 2010


Corinth, NY: Hudson River Community Credit Union (HRCCU) has announced the promotion of Cathy Straight to Vice President of Financial Services. She formerly served as the credit union’s Assistant Vice President of Financial Services. In this position, she oversees branch financial services with a platform staff of 21, monitors sales and service goals and insures compliance of all regulations with the primary responsibility of identifying and communicating deposit and loan related compliance requirements.

Straight has been employed at HRCCU for 33 years. She began her financial career at the credit union in 1977 as a teller. During her tenure, she also held several other positions including Collections Officer, Loan Officer, Lending Manager and Assistant Vice President of Lending. Straight completed the Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) Business Lending Certification Program in 2006 and earned a certification for Credit Analysis for Business Lending in 2007. She is presently participating in the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 2010 Leadership Program in Glens Falls, New York.

Straight is a member of the Adirondack Corvette Club and enjoys walking, reading, swimming, traveling and spending time with her family. She and her companion, Mark Carpenter, reside in South Glens Falls, New York.