Publications

Jeanne D’Arc’s Mark Cochran Announces Retirement, Nationwide Search for Next CEO Launched by DDJ Myers

Lowell, MA – Mark S. Cochran, Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union’s President & CEO, recently announced that he will be retiring this summer. Cochran has served as CEO for more than 16 years and was named CEO of the Year in 2022 by the Cooperative Credit Union Association. A nationwide search for Jeanne D’Arc’s next CEO […]

Employee burnout is real: How to combat it in 2024

by Deedee Myers As we prepare for a new year, understanding what drives employee burnout and how to help combat it at all levels is critical. Coming out of COVID and returning to work environments where team members had to reconnect with other people hasn’t been easy. We’ve all had to learn to lead differently, […]

The importance of compensation reviews for departing CEOs

by John-Paul O’Connor As a credit union board, ensuring that your CEO is compensated fairly and competitively in the market, especially as the CEO approaches retirement or departure from the organization is essential. A compensation review is an effective way to ensure the outgoing CEO is taken care of by being compensated equitably in the […]

DDJ Myers Becomes An ALM First Company

DDJ Myers Becomes An ALM First Company For Immediate Release:  July 1, 2022 Contact: Sharon Simpson, (240) 620-4095 or sgsimpsonconsulting@mac.com Dallas, Texas and Phoenix, AZ – ALM First and DDJ Myers have officially joined forces. The well-known leadership development firm is now DDJ Myers: An ALM First Company. The two firms will continue to operate […]

Ricky Otey placed as CEO at Partners FCU

Date:  October 4, 2021 Ricky Otey Appointed New President and CEO of Partners Federal Credit Union FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE {Burbank, CA, October 4, 2021} –  Partners Federal Credit Union (Partners, $2.4B) has announced the appointment of Ricky Otey (Otey) as their new president and chief executive officer (CEO). Otey spent over 20 years in banking […]

Sandia Laboratory FCU announces CEO retirement

DDJ Myers is proud to be leading the search for the next CEO. Read the Full Press Release

Take a deep dive into post-pandemic merger and acquisition strategies

DDJ Myers announces series of white papers to guide decision-makers Phoenix, AZ: DDJ Myers, trusted authority in leadership and development, announces a three part series of white papers to guide credit union leaders as they navigate the difficult roads surrounding mergers and acquisitions. The series, “Credit Union Leaders Plan Post-Pandemic Merger & Acquisition Strategies” takes […]

Now what? Build a strategy and take action

DDJ Myers releases second white paper in series; Undertaking the Merger Process Phoenix, AZ: “Undertaking the Merger Process”, Part Two in the three part series of white papers, “Credit Union Leaders Plan Post-Pandemic Merger & Acquisition Strategies” has been released by DDJ Myers.  Part Two jumps into building a strategy when contemplating a merger. While […]

Merge for the Right Reasons

Should your credit union consider a merger? In their latest podcast, Deedee and Peter discuss how building a proactive strategy can set you up for success regardless of which side of the table you’re sitting on. Listen now

DDJ Myers awards scholarships with a twist

Hard work pays off for six deserving students. Phoenix, AZ: DDJ Myers and the Myers Family Foundation are proud to honor local students and have awarded over $6,000 in scholarships to six deserving students. Requiring participation in an often under-appreciated extra-curricular activity while in high school adds a unique twist to this award. DDJ Myers […]

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