Kim Withers, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), has a doctorate in banking and finance. She has served Meridian Trust since 1991, and has been CEO since 1994. During her tenure, assets have grown nearly 500 percent, branches have increased from two to nine, and hundreds of businesses and associations have partnered with the credit union. Withers served on the SunCorp Corporate Credit Union Board of Directors and has been involved with the Mountain West Credit Union Association. In 2013, she was selected as the First Place Winner of the Wyoming Business Report’s 2013 “Wyoming Women of Influence Award.” In 2007, she was named Credit Union Executive of the Year for credit union achievements and innovation, volunteer service and a continued commitment to education. Withers was the first person from Wyoming to be inducted into the Credit Union Executives Society (CUES) Hall of Fame. The honor recognizes her significant contributions to CUES and the credit union movement.