St. Cloud Financial Credit Union President & CEO Jed A. Meyer Named Sartell, Minnesota Citizen of t
Thursday, December 5, 2019
St. Cloud Financial Credit Union - SAINT CLOUD, Minn. (Dec. 2, 2019) - St. Cloud Financial Credit Union is proud to announce Jed A. Meyer, President and CEO, was named Sartell Citizen of the Year. This is a way for the Sartell Chamber to recognize businesses and citizens who go the “extra mile” for the Sartell, Minnesota community. The Chamber hosted the Sartell Choice Awards on November 14, 2019, where Meyer was named Sartell Citizen of the Year.
Mr. Meyer is a resident of Sartell, Minnesota and was one of three nominees. The selection process included a public on-line voting process combined with the chamber selection committee. “This local recognition is a collaborative effort between the City of Sartell and the Chamber of Commerce and aims to recognize residents of Sartell who are making invaluable contributions to the community,” states Nikki Sweeter, Executive Director with the Sartell Chamber of Commerce.
As President & CEO over the past five years, Mr. Meyer has doubled the growth of his credit union, as well as increasing the brand to make a meaningful difference for people. Additionally, he has extensive and tireless community leadership and advocacy. One of Meyer’s proudest contributions includes securing funding for the KIVA Project, a financial education program focused on helping people in developing countries. The program has been so successful it is now part of the normal curriculum of all 9th grade students at Sartell High School. He has also been an active member of the Sartell Youth Baseball Board and Sartell Youth Baseball Coach. Meyer was also instrumental in assisting the Pine Cone Central Park Association Board (PCPA) make major park improvements while ensuring sound financial and partnership practices.
In addition to his contributions to the community of Sartell, Meyer has tirelessly supported the broader community by serving on the board of St. Cloud Public Safety Foundation, St. Cloud Downtown Rotary Club, and supporting local families such as Tanner’s Team, and Fiesta for Lucy. Meyer states, “When I moved to this community, I realized very quickly that we have so many giving people who live here, and they motivated me to get involved both personally and professionally. Knowing we would raise our family here, I was also driven to get my boots on the ground and help to make our communities even stronger for our future generations!”
About St. Cloud Financial Credit Union: St. Cloud Financial Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative founded in 1930. Currently with nearly 23,000 members and $200 million in assets, the credit union is proud to serve members in Central Minnesota with branches in St. Cloud, Sartell and Sauk Rapids (and soon to include Becker and Albertville). The organization prides itself on making a meaningful difference for members and their local communities.