Northern Credit Union ranked #1 financial institution in medium employers category

WATERTOWN, N.Y.  – For the third year in a row, Northern Credit Union has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State.

This year we ranked #4 overall in the category for medium employers with 100 to 249 U.S. employees. We also ranked #1 Financial Institution to work for in the category.

Four internal owner-employees from the Credit Union, Amanda Cupp, Brian Mullen, Elaina Mendoza, and Daniel Filus, attended the awards dinner that was held at the Albany Marriott on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Northern Credit Union was recognized at the event alongside 23 other organizations. “It was an honor to represent Northern at the Best Companies to Work for Dinner! It’s amazing how we’ve moved up the ranks from #26 two years ago to #13 last year and now, in an incredible leap, to #4 as a medium- sized company,” said Elaina Mendoza, Member Relations Specialist.

The Best Companies to Work for in New York State awards has recognized outstanding organizations for the last 12 years. It’s a distinctive program that evaluates and ranks the best places of employment based on employee satisfaction and engagement, as well as workplace practices and policies. To be considered for participation, companies enter into a rigorous two-part survey process. A full list of the companies recognized can be found by visiting

Photo Credit, Northern Credit Union, Factory Relationship Center (from left to right): Daniel Filus, Consumer Underwriter; Dan St. Hilaire, President and CEO; Brian Mullen, Member Relations Specialist; Jess Ridsdale, VP of Human Resources, Training & Compliance; Elaina Mendoza, Member Relations Specialist; and Amanda Cupp. Member Relations Specialist.

Northern Credit Union is a growing, federally insured financial institution and a leading provider of a full range of financial services to anyone who lives, works, worships or regularly conducts business in Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence, Oswego, Clinton, Franklin, Onondaga and Madison Counties. Serving the financial needs of more than 30,000 members through world-class technology systems, Northern Credit Union strives to create mutual value by providing personalized service and banking solutions.