Troy Hall Accepts Excellence Award from Charleston Southern University
06 Jun 2012

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) – June 6, 2012 – Charleston Southern University presented Troy Hall, Chief Operations Officer of South Carolina Federal Credit Union, with the Outstanding MBA Student of the Year Award.


Hall obtained his Master’s degree in Business Administration from Charleston Southern University. Hall is pursuing his Ph.D. in Global Leadership and Entrepreneurship with an emphasis on the impact of Generational Preferences or genernomics™ at Regent University.


“Combining my credit union experience, marketing background and most recent studies in leadership has offered me a fresh perspective that I enjoy sharing with other credit union professionals,” said Troy Hall. “Every organization is or soon will be facing a generational shift, both internally and externally, so I’ve made it a personal mission to wake our industry up to these changes.”


Hall will speak at the Credit Union Executive Society Management School on June 15. He will present on Genernomics™, Every Day is Bank Transfer Day™ and how credit unions can move forward in this economy.


Hall recently spoke at the THINK 12 Conference for CO-OP Financial Services. His presentation, Growth Through Marketing, conceptualizes segmented marketing based on generational preferences. The South Carolina Credit Union League invited Troy to speak at their Annual Meeting this year to discuss the genesis of Every Day is Bank Transfer Day™. Hall has also presented at other credit unions and industry organizations on a variety of topics.


Hall is involved with the Charleston Chapter of Credit Unions and is a member of the Credit Union Executive Society Operations Experts Panel and an eMentor with Credit Union Times. Hall is also the co-host for “Radiofreecu” a blog-talk radio show that serves credit union professionals across the United States.


Hall has pursued studies at Harvard Business School, Wharton School of Business, Cornell University, and CUNA School of Finance.


Photo Caption: Darin Gerdes Ph.D. with Charleston Southern University presents Troy Hall with the Outstanding MBA Student of the Year Award.



About South Carolina Federal

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is headquartered in North Charleston. More than 140,000 members own and belong to the not-for-profit financial cooperative, which has over $1.3 billion in assets. South Carolina Federal is a community-chartered credit union. Anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester, Calhoun, Orangeburg or Georgetown counties, and most of the Columbia area, is eligible to join. South Carolina Federal has 17 branches, and 74 ATMs throughout Charleston, Columbia and Georgetown. More information about South Carolina Federal can be found at or on the SiMPLE CENTS blog at



Contact: Jessica Jackson VP-Corporate Communications

South Carolina Federal Credit Union

843-569-4359 (office)