Stephanie Ponciano Named Branch Manager at Interra Credit Union
January 13, 2023 – Stephanie Ponciano has been named Branch Manager for Interra’s County Road 17 office, announced Liz Borntrager, Vice President of Retail Operations. Located in Elkhart, Ponciano will provide daily operations, support, and coaching for the retail team. She will also focus on membership growth and community engagement.
Celebrating 5 years of employment at Interra, Ponciano has a knack for learning the ropes and moving easily into management responsibilities. Before becoming branch manager, she served Interra members both with consultant and senior advisor duties in Middlebury and Goshen offices. “Our members come to us for lending, investing, credit building and financial education. It’s my intention to educate them on the products and services they need while also helping them save money and earn on their funds,” stated Ponciano. “I’ve lived and worked in Elkhart County for 20 years. Interra members are not a number to me, but important people.”
At Interra, Ponciano will be expanding her industry knowledge in order to increase the credit union philosophy of People Helping People.
Ponciano has completed business, services and technology courses as well as graduated with honors and endorsements in math and science. She is also a member of the Women In Leadership Board at Interra Credit Union.
She currently resides in Elkhart with her husband and 4 boys.
Interra Credit Union, headquartered in Goshen, Indiana, was charted in 1932 and has assets of $1.7 billion. The credit union’s field of membership spans 18 counties in northern Indiana, with more than 315 full and part-time employees serving over 91,000 members. Interra currently operates 16 offices in Elkhart, Kosciusko, LaGrange, Marshall, and Noble counties in Indiana and via a suite of robust electronic services at interracu.com.