REGULATING AGENCY: Kentucky Department of Financial Institutions; Depository Division

Kentucky State Capitol

  • Marni Gibson, Acting Commissioner
  • Holly Ross, Director, Division of Depository Institutions
  • Cristina Pack, Credit Union Branch Manager
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LEAGUE: Kentucky Credit Union League

  • Debbie Painter, President/CEO
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2023 STATS 
  • Largest SCU: COMMONWEALTH CU $2.12B in assets
  • Largest FCU: ABOUND FCU $2.17B in assets
Second Quarter 2023 SCUs FCUs Total CUs % of SCUs/Total
Total Credit Unions 18 37 55 32.73%
Credit Union Members 377,130 589,078 966,208 39.03%
Credit Union Assets $4.95B $8.98B  $13.94B 35.54%


Thunder Over Louisville is the world’s largest fireworks display and is the opening ceremony for the Kentucky Derby Festival (the oldest continuously held horse race in the United States).

Kentucky Credit Union League Selects Jim Kasch as President/CEO

The Board of Directors of the Kentucky Credit Union League is pleased to announce the selection of Jim Kasch as the credit union’s next President/Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Kasch will succeed Ms. Debbie Painter, who is retiring after serving Kentucky’s Credit Unions for decades, including in the role of President/CEO for almost 5 years.

“Kentucky’s credit unions are well-positioned for a bright future with Jim building on the legacy of great leaders before him here in Kentucky,” said Larry Lucas, President/CEO of Ashland Credit Union and Chair of the Board of Directors of the Kentucky Credit Union League. “

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