Hudson River Financial Federal Credit Union President/CEO Thomas J. Powers Jr. was inducted into the New York Credit Union Association’s (NYCUA) Hall of Fame on Friday, June 14th, at a ceremony in Lake George, NY during the NYCUA’s Annual Meeting and Convention.  Powers, who has been President/CEO of Hudson River Financial FCU since 2006, has spent more than 40 years in the Credit Union industry, with more than 30 years in a variety of senior management and executive roles.

“It is truly an honor to be recognized by the New York Credit Union Association – as well as my industry peers and close friends – with this induction into the Hall of Fame” said Powers.  “I am proud to have worked in Credit Unions and make a positive difference in the lives of so many members, and appreciate the support of all the members and colleagues I’ve had the pleasure of working with, particularly the Board, staff and membership at Hudson River Financial.”

Mr. Powers, in addition to his role as President/CEO of Hudson River Financial FCU, has spent the past nine years volunteering as the President of the Westchester/Rockland Chapter of Credit Unions, and has served on many other boards and committees throughout his career.  He was inducted into the NYCUA Hall of Fame Class of 2019 along with Marsha Brauer, most recently CEO of Clarence Community & Schools FCU; and Rick Mantey, most recently CEO of Ulster FCU.