Grace Colleen Richardson-Knopp, an AFCPE-certified (Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education) budgetary advisor at Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union, was recognized June 13 as a graduate of the 2012 Harford Leadership Academy at an awards banquet.
The challenging, 13-week program included on-the-job assignments, coursework and independent study accounting for more than 90 hours of instruction. It provides future leaders the opportunity to learn from today's leaders in Harford County governments, businesses and public safety.
In its 20th year, the Harford Leadership Academy is a Community Development Program, co-sponsored by Harford Community College and the Harford County Chamber of Commerce. The academy is designed to promote the development of existing and emerging leaders and to create a committed, involved and diverse network of leaders in Harford County.
APGFCU supports and provides leadership programs for the continual development of staff at all organizational levels. By strengthening its emerging leaders, APGFCU improves the member experience and quality of service.