BRECO Federal Credit Union Opens in Prairieville

Staff reports
Attending the Ribbon Cutting ceremony were: Lloyd Cockerham, CEO; Cheryl Kirby, Sr. Vice President; Christina Sattler, Loan Production Manager; Kim O. Populus, Prairieville Branch Manager; Brandy Sibley, Operations Manager; Melissa Firmin, Main Office Branch Manager; Nancy Teer, Shaw Branch Manager; Matthew Knight, Riverbend Branch Manager; Michael Averett, Accountant; Theresa Haigler, Prairieville Branch Teller; Cassandra Broadway, Main Office Head Teller; Mickey Dispenza, Board of Directors; Joyce Buchanan, Board of Directors; Rehnea Sharp, Board of Directors; Tommy Martinez, Ascension Parish President; Sherrie Despino, Ascension Chamber of Commerce President/CEO and fellow Chamber members.

BRECO Federal Credit Union held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 1, announcing the grand opening of their new Prairieville location.

BRECO Federal Credit Union was chartered in 1934 and is now one of the oldest credit unions in the nation.  Formed by utility employees at the Baton Rouge Electric Company, they continue to offer the same quality of service and personal care that they have been providing since their first day of operation.  As a not-for-profit, member-owned financial cooperative, BRECO returns earnings back to their members.

If you would like more information on BRECO Federal Credit Union please visit their website at or call 225-273-1529 Ext.6000.  For more information on the Ascension Chamber of Commerce, please visit, e-mail or call 225-647-7487.