Rudy Hanley

tbuen 2018, Credit Unions 0 Comments

Rudy Hanley Retired President and CEO, SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union Rudy Hanley’s contributions to the credit union movement span more than 38 years and are characterized by his deep commitment focusing on member service and the cooperative principles instead of the bottom line. Hanley is most well-known for his 31 years as President and CEO of SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union, …

Paul Bradley

tbuen 2018, Housing 0 Comments

Paul Bradley Founder and President, ROC USA As a teen, Paul Bradley overheard an agent say, “Oh, Penacook, you don’t want to buy there.”  Hearing those words about his hometown in New Hampshire would later set Bradley on his career path – empowering owners of “mobile” homes to achieve financial security by purchasing the land under their homes as cooperatives.  …

Marilyn Scholl

tbuen 2018, Consumer Goods & Services, Education 0 Comments

Marilyn Scholl Manager, CDS Consulting Cooperative Marilyn Scholl stepped into the co-op world in 1978 when she took a job in her neighborhood corner grocery store, Gordon Park Cooperative in Milwaukee Wisconsin.  She never stepped out.  Instead, she turned a decade of working in and managing food co-ops into a lifetime of contributions to the cooperative community. In 1987 after …

Rosemary Mahoney

tbuen 2018, Agriculture, Consumer Goods & Services, General, International 0 Comments

Rosemary Mahoney Cooperative Business Consultant Rosemary Mahoney’s 30-year career as a co-op developer began with a post-college job at USDA’s Agriculture Cooperative Service.   Although she grew up on a corn and soybean farm in Monmouth Illinois, where her family belonged to electric, insurance and supply co-ops, Mahoney says it wasn’t until she began her work at USDA that she “completely …