About Kiona Sinks Kiona Sinks by trade is a social and civic innovator setting the standard for how young leaders should model in action community engagement, bringing forward generations of all sectors of professions to change the perspective on what community activism should model in our modern day world. Kiona takes pride in giving back, Kiona is a community minded connector with 10 years of consistent volunteerism and community engagement. She is both mission -driven and passionate about diversity and inclusion and promoting social, and civic engagement. About Lisa Ginter Lisa Ginter is a celebrated leader in Kansas City as both the CEO of CommunityAmerica Credit Union and an influential figure in the business, civic and philanthropic community. Lisa has served in a leadership role at CommunityAmerica since she joined the organization in 1995. Since becoming CEO in 2015, Lisa grew the Credit Union from $1.5 billion to nearly $4 billion in assets in just five years. With a mission to help members achieve financial peace of mind at every life stage, Lisa has inspired and advanced every division and line of business at CommunityAmerica. As the Official Banking Partner of the Kansas City Chiefs, and frequently named as Kansas City’s top Credit Union and ‘Best Place to Work,’ CommunityAmerica has become a powerhouse in Kansas City under Lisa’s leadership. She is also an advocate for credit unions on a national level, serving on the Executive Board of Directors for CUNA (Credit Union National Association). Join Dr. Michelle, Kiona, and Lisa as they talk about: What it means to have good financial health to help us with our physical and mental wellbeing. Why helping young people is such an important part of Lisa’s mission. The benefits of adding credits to your life and examples of some that Kiona has added to hers. How having a financial partner can help you really focus on your goals in life. Various services that CommunityAmerica Credit Union offers for people of all ages, finance backgrounds, and goals. Why it’s so important to put your health first as soon as possible for greater wellness into the future. Their favorite pieces of advice for any life goals you have for yourself. Underlying outreach programs that CommunityAmerica Credit Union hosts for the Kansas City area. Mentioned In This Episode CommunityAmerica Credit Union SCBS Sleep Campaign Your Wellness Connection SCBS 40 Days of Gratitude Big Shifts Foundation AdventHealth SCBS 31-Day Kindness Campaign Connect with CommunityAmerica Credit Union: Facebook YouTube Instagram Twitter LinkedIn
Brad and Lisa talk about her incredible career path and the unlikely beginnings in the Credit Union Industry. Lisa's career path has taken her to the top of the industry. They discuss her desire to help people and how that has lead CommunityAmerica to develop cutting edge programs for their members, non-profits and sponsors. They also talk about her connection with Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs.
Ep. 328 Lisa Ginter, CEO of CommunityAmerica Credit Union
Rounding The Bases With Joel Goldberg
Lisa Ginter began working at CommunityAmerica Credit Union in 1995 and is now the CEO. Lisa is one of three Kansas Citians to be recognized in 2019 among the ‘Top 100 Financial Executives’ by the National Business Journal network and has been selected as a ‘Power 100’ honoree by the Kansas City Business Journal every year since becoming CEO. Joel sat down with Lisa to talk credit unions, people and Patrick Mahomes
Story 2: CommunityAmerica CEO, Lisa Ginter, Leads From the Heart 🎙❤️
CommunityAmerica CEO, Lisa Ginter, joins the show and shares her perspective on leadership, their partnership with the Chiefs, her growing relationship with Patrick Mahomes, and her new role as a grandmother!