WEST JORDAN, UT--(Marketwired - March 23, 2016) -  Mountain America Credit Union is pleased to announce the selection of Pamela Lewis as the credit union's Senior Vice President Human Resources.

Pam brings to Mountain America over 23 years of Human Resources experience in the technology, pharmaceutical, mortgage and financial services industries. Her leadership, business acumen and partnership have assisted companies to achieve sustainable success. Pamela has a Bachelor's of Science in RHI Management and a Masters in Human Resources Management.

Pam believes people are at the heart of any organization. This was illustrated by her ability to assist Cephalon increase overall headcount by 90% in three years, and maintain employee engagement and retention at 95%. Pam has managed large HR teams, as well as being a one person HR department. Her philosophy aligns with Mountain America's focus on creating a wonderful environment where we are an Employer of Choice.

"We are excited to have Pam on our Senior Leadership Team as the Senior Vice President Human Resources. Her impressive experience in the human resources field and dynamic personality are a great fit for our culture," said Marshall Paepke, Executive Vice President/Chief Administration Officer.

When asked about her new role at the credit union, Pamela responded, "The people at Mountain America have been so friendly and welcoming through this process. I am excited to begin my work there and look forward to what the future has in store."

About Mountain America Credit Union

With roots dating back to the 1930s, Mountain America Credit Union has become one of the foremost financial institutions in the country and the second largest credit union in Utah, with more than $5 billion in assets and serving over 570,000 members. The credit union offers a variety of financial products and services for consumers and businesses, including savings accounts, auto loans, checking accounts, mortgage loans, business checking, student loans, SBA loans and retirement options. With a vision to help its members achieve their financial dreams, Mountain America delivers unparalleled service, quality, convenience, and education to its members and the community. The credit union also believes that a healthy balance between work, home life and play is essential to employees and success. Mountain America exemplifies that belief by offering a friendly, comfortable and inclusive work environment, fun employee activities and exciting charity events. Visit www.macu.com for more information.

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Angie Nelson
Mountain America Credit Union