>Heather Wood

About The Speaker

Heather Wood

With over 20 years of banking experience and diplomas in General Banking, Consumer Lending, and Bank Operations, I currently serve as the Assistant Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at AmeriCU Credit Union, a member-owned financial cooperative that provides a full range of financial services to over 150,000 members across Central and Northern New York. My role is to create and execute strategies that enhance the value proposition and growth of the organization, by working with internal and external stakeholders to identify opportunities for collaboration, innovation, and efficiency improvement, and to ensure alignment with the credit union's vision and mission. I am a dynamic and dedicated leader who thrives on challenges and embraces change. I have a strong analytical and customer-centric mindset that enables me to integrate multiple components of member/customer service, technology, and process into a formula for success. I am passionate about advancing the credit union movement and developing the next generation of leaders in the industry. I am honored to have received the Outstanding Young Professional and the 40 Under Forty awards for my contributions and achievements.