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CGFCU Company Profile

CGFCU History
CGFCU was started in 1975 by a group of teachers from the Columbia County School District in Hudson, NY. The founders were members of the original Columbia County Schools Federal Credit Union, which was limited to employees and retirees of their local School District and Board of Education. In 1980, membership was expanded to include Greene County and the name was changed to Columbia-Greene Public Employees Federal Credit Union. In 1988, the credit union became known by its current name – Columbia-Greene Federal Credit Union (CGFCU). Today, CGFCU’s expanded membership serves a large and diverse population.

CGFCU is owned by its members. After operating expenses are deducted, earnings are returned to members in the form of higher dividends, lower loan rates, and additional products and services.


Victoria Marrone, MBA, Ph.D. – President/CEO ext. 1107
Betty Grant – Chief Operations Officer ext. 1102
Jessica Longley -VP of Lending ext. 1101
Nylah Interrante-Lending Assistant, ext. 1117
Nicole Downing-Branch Manager ext. 1105
Cherie Bruno – Finance and Collections Manager ext. 1100
Shelly Jenner – Senior Member Service Rep, ext. 1113
Jackie Bermel – Member Service Rep/VISA Specialist ext. 1106
Brittany Dziamba – Loan Specialist, ext. 1117
Robin Stoddard- Member Service Rep, ext. 1112
Megan O’Malley-Member Service Rep, ext. 1112
To contact CGFCU, email

Board of Directors

Kathryn S. Revene – Chairman
Thomas Messina – Vice Chairman
Lucy Rees – Treasurer
Pamela Dusharm – Secretary
James Riley- Director
Joan Koweek – Director
Robert Yusko – Director
Richard Nobes – Director
Victoria Marrone-Director

View CGFCU Board Election Packet

Supervisory Committee

Deanna Marotta – Co-Chair
Joseph Vile – Co-Chair
Carol Gans – Member
Linda Drahushuk – Member
Mary Thumann – Member

One of the primary responsibilities of the Supervisory Committee is to evaluate existing Credit Union procedures and policies in terms of their effect on the quality of service to members.

Therefore, the Committee offers our members an opportunity to express their concerns with activities of their Credit Union. Any unresolved complaints, or even observations and/or suggestions, may be brought to the attention of the Supervisory Committee by simply leaving such information with Credit Union Staff, in a sealed envelope, addressed to the Supervisory Committee, mailing it to P.O. Box 291, Claverack, NY 12521 or calling (518) 828-5216, ext. 1106.

Remember, your input will be confidential. Our Credit Union staff is always ready to assist you, but please do not hesitate to contact your Supervisory Committee if you have any unresolved issues.

Employment Opportunities

CGFCU can be even more than your financial partner – it is also a wonderful place to find a challenging and rewarding career in the financial services industry. CGFCU offers a competitive salary and benefit package for full-time employees.

No current openings available at this time.

2019 Holiday Closings

President’s Day Holiday

Monday, February 19, 2019

Memorial Day Holiday

Monday, May 28, 2019

Independence Day Holiday

Wednesday, July 4, 2019

Labor Day Holiday

Monday, September 3, 2019

Columbus Day Holiday

Monday, October 8, 2019

Veteran’s Day Holiday

Monday, November 12, 2019

Thanksgiving Day Holiday

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Day after Thanksgiving

Friday, November 29, 2019

Christmas Holiday

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

New Year’s Holiday

Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Wednesday, January 1, 2020