Small-Town Native Earns Big Success at Credit Union

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La Cañada Flintridge native and Caltech Employees Federal Credit Union President and CEO Rich Harris has steered the institution to unprecedented growth.

For many young residents growing up in a sleepy suburb, success in the business world is best achieved after flying the coop, so to speak, leaving for college and working their way up in the world.
But for longtime local Rich Harris, achievement was earned just down the street from where he grew up.
As Caltech Employees Federal Credit Union president and CEO, Harris has led the La Cañada Flintridge-based entity for 34 years to unprecedented growth and has earned a seat at the table in helping to shape banking industry advocacy at the national level with top U.S. government officials.
“The city of La Cañada Flintridge has been home to CEFCU for more than 25 years. We are proud to be an active and rooted business with strong ties to the community, its affiliate Continue reading “Small-Town Native Earns Big Success at Credit Union”

LCF Resident Takes on Federal Judge Post

Photo courtesy Andrew Blumenfeld
The Blumenfeld family, including Brian, Andrew, Judge Stanley and Susan, and Carolyn and Robert Small, traveled to Washington last November to witness a Senate hearing after the judge was nominated for his federal post.

La Cañada Flintridge resident Stanley Blumenfeld Jr. was sworn in on Tuesday as a judge for the United States District Court for the Central District of California, where he was once an assistant U.S. attorney.
The ceremony at the federal courthouse in downtown Los Angeles followed the Senate confirmation last week of Blumenfeld, who was a veteran L.A. County Superior Court judge, on a 92-4 majority vote. He will preside over matters in Los Angeles in the court’s Western Division.
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