RBFCU’s O’Connor Wins NAFCU’s 2016 CEO of the Year Award

LIVE OAK, Texas (April 20, 2016) — Christopher O'Connor of Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Live Oak, Texas, was chosen as CEO of the Year by the National Association of Federal Credit Union (NAFCU). O'Connor and the other winners in NAFCU's 2016 Annual Awards Competition will be honored during NAFCU's 49th Annual Conference and Solutions Expo in Nashville, Tennessee June 14-17, 2016.

“O'Connor has been a valuable asset to RBFCU, demonstrating exemplary leadership skills and ardent dedication that is an inspiration to his colleagues,” said RBFCU Board Chair, Sandra Reeh. “This award is a testament to his outstanding services on behalf of our members.”

O'Connor joined RBFCU in 1989 and holds a wealth of experience across a variety of departments, including internal audit, mortgage, consumer lending and branch operations. He later transitioned to his current role as president and CEO in 2012.

This year's competition honored the CEO of the Year, Federal Credit Union of the Year, Professional of the Year and Volunteer of the Year in each of the two asset-size categories: $250 million or less, and more than $250 million. O'Connor was a winner among the credit unions with more than $250 million in assets.

Annual Awards Competition winners will be celebrated during the conference's general session and breakfast on June 16 and profiled in an upcoming issue of The Federal Credit Union magazine.

About Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union

Established in 1952, Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial cooperative whose mission is to improve member's economic well-being and quality of life. With assets exceeding $7.5 billion, RBFCU serves nearly 700,000 members from 55 branch locations throughout Texas.