Our speakers volunteer their time to share their expertise, experience and insights on complex financial topics. Some of the speakers we feature are:
Susan Cipolla, First Mortgage Loan Officer, is married with four legged children. Wife of military retiree. Lived in several states including Massachusetts, Maine, New York, Illinois, Nevada, Washington and SC. Spend my free time catering to aforementioned children, tending my herb garden, cooking, exercising and watching Red Sox baseball. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from WSU, Pullman, WA with a BA Degree in Social Science/Business Administration and from SUNY at Delhi, NY with an AAS Degree in Veterinary Science. 20+ years experience in the financial services industry with 7+ years as a real estate lender.
Currently Business Services Manager; formerly held several positions with South Carolina Federal including Branch Manager; Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Economics from Wofford College; Master of Business Administration degree from Southern Wesleyan University; participant in the 2006 National Association of Federal Credit Union’s Congressional Caucus; 2007 South Carolina Federal Credit Union Lender of The Year; participant in the 2010 Credit Union Executive Society search for the Next Top Credit Union Executive
Lettie Harmon, First Mortgage Loan Officer, is originally from Texas and moved to South Carolina in 1996. Fluent in Spanish. Love southern food and the hospitality. Enjoy traveling, time with friends and family, the beach, and water color painting. She is currently a First Mortgage Loan Officer with South Carolina Federal Credit Union with a total of 15 + years financial institution experience in positions such as teller, call center representative, bookkeeper, accounting assistant, and home equity loan officer in the state of Texas, New Mexico, and South Carolina.
Leslie Howard, Financial Education Program Manager, manages our financial education program and speaks at many of our seminars. She is a graduate of Charleston Southern University (BS in Finance and Economics) and Trident Technical College (AA in Humanities and Social Science). She has 9+ years of financial institution experience to include positions such as teller, personal banker, loan officer, project management, and financial education. She is a recipient of the 2008-2009 Financial Literacy Ambassador of the Year Award granted by the South Carolina Credit Union League.
Recruiter with South Carolina Federal Credit Union for 3+ years; BA from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, OK; Sub-Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Council at South Carolina Federal; 6+ years of recruiting experience.