ABOUT US

MISSION

Inspiring your dreams. Financing your goals. Building our community.

VALUES

Community: Involved in every aspect. Service: Quality beyond expectation. Knowledgeable: We have the answer. Responsibility: Accountable to our members. Respect: Everyone is equal. Team: Successful together.

MILESTONES

1962

There was interest in the community in forming a Credit Union.

1963

Thanks to Wayne Osterhold and many others, the present Credit Union was given its charter on June 5, 1963. The Credit Union operated out of the Bell Insurance Agencies Office.

1964

In October 1964 the Town of Luseland offered the Library building for sale and the Credit Union purchased it. After one year of operation, assets totalled $44,250.

​1967

A new Credit Union building was built and remained the Credit Union office until 2017, with a few additions over the years.

1973

After ten years of operation, assets grew to $2,095,000.

1981

An addition to the Credit Union building began.

1993

After thirty years of operation, assets grew to $19,228,000.

​2006

Long time Credit Union manager, Victor Delhommeau, retired after forty years at LCU.

2013

Luseland Credit Union celebrated 50 years as community partners. After fifty years of operation, assets grew to $89,105,000.

​2016

Construction on the new Credit Union building began.

​2017

The new Credit Union building opened to members on October 23rd.

​2020

Jean Halliday was recognized for forty years at LCU.​

MEET THE TEAM

ADAM FRANKO
GENERAL MANAGER

Adam has a Commerce Degree with a major in Finance and many years of experience in the Credit Union system. His background in agriculture, combined with lending experience and education, is beneficial to the LCU team.

ALYSSA UNDERDAHL
OFFICE MANAGER

Alyssa joined our team July 2009, returning to her home area. Her experience working with the public has made the transition to Office Manager quick and smooth. Alyssa has a cheerful smile and great work ethic making her a welcoming person in the branch.

RYLEY MAGNUS
​CONTROLLER

 

Ryley attended the University of Saskatchewan where he completed his Commerce Degree with a major in Accounting. Ryley is a great addition to the LCU, with his education and agriculture background.

Mickayla Brandle
Loans Officer

Mickayla completed her Commerce Degree with a major in Management from the University of Saskatchewan. Mickayla grew up in the Unity area and has moved back after finishing her Undergraduate Degree.

GREG MACKIE
LOANS OFFICER

Greg grew up in Neilburg and returns to West Central Saskatchewan after a number of years away, joining the LCU team in July 2021. He brings with him 13 years experience of a business advisor role with the last 8 years spent in the CU system, making him a great asset to our team.

alexandra johnson
back office – lending
administrator

Alex has a Credit Union background, starting as a Member Service Representative and later a Lending Support Officer. Her experience has allowed for a smooth transition into her role at LCU. Alex is rooted in agriculture whether its running a cattle livestock operation or volunteering at the local agricultural society.

Angela Reiter
​MARKETING COORDINATOR

 Angela has been with LCU for 25 years. She has enjoyed her time in the Lending department. Angela will be transitioning into the Marketing Coordinator position and is a great asset to LCU.

JEAN HALLIDAY
​Member Services Representative

 Jean began her career at Macklin Credit Union and Border Credit Union in Provost, Alberta. In 1980, Jean accepted the position of Accountant at LCU and has been a key member of the staff ever since.

DONNA BARTELEN
MEMBER SERVICES
REPRESENTATIVE

Donna brings over 25 years of agricultural bookkeeping experience to LCU, in addition to her work as the office manager for a waste disposal company. Donna recently moved to Kerrobert and looks forward to using her office experience as a part of the LCU team.

Michelle Eurich
​Documentation Clerk

Michelle is the Documentation Clerk and her work is invaluable in keeping the document shredding up to date along with our monthly mailings.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Bob prieston
President

Bob has served on the board since 2018. Bob is a civil engineer and is employed by a pipeline integrity company, working out of Kerrobert, SK.

debra scholer
Vice president

Debra has served on the board since 2012. Debra is a busy mom of two, medical clinic employee, and self-employed photographer but still finds time to serve on LCU’s board.

phyllis german
director

Phyllis has served on the board since 2022. Phyllis is retired after a career at RBC and a lifetime of grain farming on the family farm. 

Brian Gottfried
director

Brian has served on the board since 2013. Brian is a grain and cattle farmer and is a busy dad of three young children.

Daniel Holman
director

Dan has served on the board since 2019. Dan operates a grain farm and enjoys volunteering for various organizations.

Brent laturnus
director

Brent has served on the board since 2022. Brent is a grain farmer in the Luseland area and spends his free time raising three young children.

Karen Mitzel
director

Karen has served on the board since 2020. Karen is the local Housing Authority manager and enjoys the challenge of her new position as a LCU Director.

Alan Olfert
director

Alan has served on the board since 2020. Alan is a grain farmer. He held a position on the board previously, and is happy to rejoin LCU’s Board of Directors.

sharon stang
director

Sharon has served on the board since 2022. Sharon is a semi-retired grain farmer and is an active volunteer in the Luseland and Major communities.