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Element Spotlight. We may be small but that will not stop us from going big. The extra mile is the first step, not an after-thought. Trey, Member Service Manager

Element Spotlight – Trey

Name:  Trey Sunderland   About me:  I am a member service representative/teller supervisor.  I’ve  have been with Element for a year  and a half now.  Outside of work,  I am a musician but spend most time with my family.   What keeps me motivated:  Caffeine, but the days are not long, so typically that helps.     Favorite thing about WV:  The community is always growing […]

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Community Spotlight – Heart + Hand

We’re celebrating Heart + Hand as our September #SwipeItForGood partner of the month! Heart + Hand Outreach Ministries offers local community services including low cost shopping at their thrift store, food pantry, job training, utility assistance, medical supplies, and vouchers that can be used to get toys and clothing for foster placements. “Heart + Hand […]

Element Update. August Updates from Element FCU. Element Next Generation. Back 2 School Supply Drive. Zogo Financial Literacy App. Staff Spotlight - David

August Is All About The Next Generation

We’re Launching Our Youth Program, Next Generation. Our future depends on the next generation – across the world, here in West Virginia, and at our credit union. Element has the people and tech-savvy banking solutions to help the next generation be the change. We can help young members learn how to spend, save, and grow […]

Element spotlight. I think credit unions are more understanding than banks because banks really go by the guidelines... it's nice to base a decision on our judgement instead of what a piece of paper says. David, Member Service Manager

Element Spotlight – David

Name: David Plumley  About me:  I’m a member service representative at the Kanawha City branch. Outside of work, I enjoy music, movies and just hanging out at home.  What keeps me motivated: Definitely joking around and having a good time. Besides that, I think it’s more of having a purpose. I have goals, and I […]

Element Spotlight – Kayla

Name: Kayla Greene  About me: I am a teller supervisor at Element Federal Credit Union. I have many duties such as making debit cards, doing teller work, working with IRA’s and helping with fraud cases for debit cards. Outside of work, I enjoy playing video games, drawing and painting.  What keeps me motivated: I just love my job. I get this small feeling […]

Staff Spotlight Element FCU 'It's the service we offer that make our members happy... people shouldn't have to wait for things that can be fixed now.' Jennifer

Staff Spotlight – Jennifer

Name: Jennifer Ashley About me:  I am a Member Service Representative for Element Federal Credit Union. I help with phones and teller as needed. Outside of work, I typically relax and watch TV. In the summer, I enjoy getting in the pool and hanging out with friends and family. What keeps me motivated: My coworkers, […]

COVID-19 Update - Element Federal Credit Union

Continued Great Service… New In-Branch Experience – COVID-19 Update

  Dear Members, Effective June 8 2020, our Kanawha City and South Charleston branches are open to in-branch appointments. Element Federal Credit Union is introducing new safety measures that will enable us to reopen our lobby experience to members who benefit from in-person support. In addition to new lobby and staff safety tools some of […]

Community Spotlight Rainbow Pride of WV 'Element being visible with support of LGBTQ people also shines a light on true community...' Chris Gosses

June is Pride Month!

Pride Month is in full swing! There are a lot of events to look forward to hosted by our #SwipeItForGood partner Rainbow Pride of West Virginia, and we have quite a few fun things going on as well.  While COVID-19 forced Pride groups to restructure their plans for June, many, like Element and Rainbow Pride […]

Monthly Community Spotlight at Element

This month, we’re starting something new at Element Federal Credit Union … a monthly spotlight for our local community. Each month, you’ll learn about some awesome local non-profit organizations, local artists, local businesses, and more! We’re always looking for more local people and businesses to join us and be a spotlight. West Virginia grows more […]

COVID-19 Update - Element Federal Credit Union

Same Great Service… With Some Adjustments – COVID-19 Update

Dear Members, At Element Federal Credit Union, the safety of our members, friends, and neighbors has always been – and remains – our top priority. In the midst of these unprecedented times, it is our social responsibility to take precautionary measures that will help to limit the spread of COVID-19 in our community, as well […]