Ascend Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce the promotion of Rachel Carrick to Assistant Vice President of Marketing.
Carrick joined Ascend in 2004 as a part-time teller in the credit union’s branch at 1250 W. Clark Blvd. in Murfreesboro. Since that time, she has served the credit union in several different capacities including Marketing Coordinator, Marketing Specialist, and most recently, Marketing Manager.
“Rachel has proven she is more than capable to take on additional responsibility,” Ascend’s President and CEO Caren Gabriel said. “We wish her many successes in this new role and look forward to the next chapter.”
In her new role, Carrick is responsible for the creation and implementation of all the credit union’s marketing efforts.
“I’ve always been passionate about the credit union movement,” Carrick said. “And I’m incredibly excited for the opportunity to continue to share our credit union’s strategic vision and make a difference in the lives of our members – both current and potential.”
Carrick received her bachelor of science degree in Public Relations from Middle Tennessee State University in 2006. She currently resides in Beechgrove.
With more than $2 billion in assets and more than 170,000 members, Ascend is the largest credit union in Middle Tennessee and one of the largest federally chartered credit unions in the United States. The National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) selected Ascend as the 2015 Federal Credit Union of the Year. Ascend is federally insured by the NCUA.