SBDC Trainings 

SBDC TrainingsWant to sharpen your skills or considering starting your own business? The Small Business Development Center offers a series of free trainings! Topics include using PowerPoint, social media marketing, and the basic of how to start a successful business.

Visit their website to find out more. 





Red Cross Blood Drive 

Blood DriveIn honor of World Blood Donor Day we have collaborated with The American Red Cross to offer a blood drive in which the staff and community can participate.

Friday, June 28th
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
East State Office

Schedule an appointment online or over the phone at 1-800-RED-CROSS.



Athens County Children Services PB&J Project

Peanut Butter and Jelly ProjectOUCU is once again supporting the Athens County Children Services Peanut Butter & Jelly Project, a program which provides PB&J supplies to local families during the summer months. OUCU has made a $1,000 donation to the program alongside hosting a PB&J drive.

We encourage OUCU members and the Athens community to donate unopened jars of peanut butter and jelly, which will be delivered to local families by Athens County Children Services. Collection boxes are conveniently located in the lobbies of all OUCU locations and will be available through Saturday, June 8th. Monetary donations are also accepted.



Courtney, Culp and Cunningham Elected to Ohio University Credit Union Board of Directors

Courtney, Culp and Cunningham

ATHENS, Ohio –– Bob Courtney, Chuck Culp and Ann Cunningham have been elected to the Ohio University Credit Union Board of Directors. Each will serve a three-year term.

Courtney has been a credit union member for over 39 years and has served on the OUCU board for over 19 years. He currently serves as board treasurer. Courtney retired from Ohio University as Controller and Assistant Vice President for Finance. 

An OUCU member for over 40 years, Culp has served on the board for over 13 years and is currently board chairperson. Culp also served as construction inspector for the credit union’s E. State St. facility and as interim credit union CEO. He is retired from Ohio University as Director of Physical Plant.

Cunningham has been an OUCU member for over 40 years. She is a retired Athens City Schools teacher and has served as board secretary. She currently serves on the Ohio University Credit Union Services Organization Board. 

The board of directors also elected its executive officers for 2019. They are Chuck Culp, chairperson; Thom Luce, vice chairperson; Bob Courtney, treasurer and Karen Deardorff, secretary.

Ohio University Credit Union has over $370 million in assets and is the largest locally-owned financial institution in Athens. 


Introducing Romney Garner

Romney Garner

Romney Garner, CFP®, has joined Ohio University Credit Union Financial Services as a wealth advisor and program manager. She’s excited to assist members in reaching their goals and protecting their family’s future through retirement, investment, and insurance planning. 

For the last nine years, Garner worked with a Fortune 500 not-for-profit firm where she gained valuable knowledge to guide members through important financial milestones. This experience makes her a perfect fit for the member-focused values of OUCU. 
When she’s not helping to plan member’s financial futures, Garner may be planning her next DIY home improvement project, or exploring the outdoors on a run, on horseback, or on the ski slopes.  
Her educational achievements include a B.S. in finance from Ashland University and an M.B.A. in finance from Charleston Southern University. Romney earned her Certified Financial Planner credential from Boston University. She also holds a Series 7, Series 65 and life and health insurance license. 

To schedule an appointment, contact Romney at (740) or using our online appointment scheduler

*Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (“CFS”), a registered broker-dealer (Member FINRA/SIPC) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. Ohio University Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit products and services available to credit union members.



Misplace Your Debit Card? Lock it!

Debit Card LockHave you ever misplaced your debit card?
Or maybe you're traveling and concerned about theft?

You can now 'lock' your debit card so it cannot be used until you 'unlock' it!

How to lock your debit card

Online banking: Under 'All Services' select "Card Management"

Mobile banking app: Select "Card Management" tile

As always, if your card becomes permanently lost or stolen, please call so we can cancel the card and send you a new one.