ORONO, Maine (July 12, 2019) – University Credit Union (UCU) announced the promotion of longtime employee Amanda Allen to the role of Branch Manager of the 15 Main Street, Orono location.
Allen joined UCU in July 2006, and over the last thirteen years has served in a variety of roles in retail and operations, including most recently as Assistant Branch Manager at the 15 Main Street location.
“Having worked with Amanda for many years here in Orono, I’ve witnessed her dedication to the credit union and to the well-being of our members on many occasions,” said Stacey Young, Assistant Vice President of Retail Services UCU. “As a member-owned financial institution, it gives me great satisfaction to recognize talent within our organization and promote from within.”
Allen graduated cum laude from the University of Maine and holds a B.A. in Political Science. She lives in Brewer with her family and enjoys reading, braving obstacle course races, and working on Do-It-Yourself projects around the house.
UCU’s Orono headquarters opened at 15 Main Street in 2014 and serves as a central hub for the credit union’s eight retail branches located throughout the state. The building features a large outdoor plaza that acts as a key focal point in the heart of downtown Orono.
As a three-time Best Places to Work in Maine honoree, UCU is proud to recognize the accomplishments of its dedicated employees and encourages interested candidates to visit ucu.maine.edu/careers for more information.
About University Credit Union
Established on the University of Maine campus in 1967, University Credit Union is an innovative, full-service financial institution with a mission to actively advance the financial well-being of our members in every stage of their lives. UCU is the seventh largest credit union in Maine in terms of total assets and the fifth largest in terms of total members. UCU has eight retail locations across the state serving the University of Maine System students, employees, and alumni and their families primarily. Branches are located in Orono, Bangor, Farmington, Gorham, Portland, and Presque Isle. For more information visit ucu.maine.edu.