Mikkelsen earns award

Mikkelsen earns award

Nicole Mikkelsen earned the Emerging Leader of the Year Award, which recognizes a credit union employee who has shown enthusiasm in executing the credit union mission and who has enhanced the overall vision of the organization.

The award was recently presented by the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas (CUAD), a regional organization that represents credit unions in North Dakota and South Dakota, at the annual summit in Las Vegas. Mikkelsen has been with Capital Credit Union since 2001 and currently serves as the human resources manager.

She actively promotes credit unions in the community by volunteering at college and community career fairs, and by participating in Capital Credit Union sponsored events. She has developed her leadership skills by completing the Credit Union National Association Staff Training and Recognition (STAR) program and the Management Enrichment Training (MERIT) program. She has also received the Senior Professional in Human Resources certification and is active in local human resources professional organizations.