Employee Recognitions

Celebrate employee recognitions with us, such as new management, team members, retirements and anniversaries.

(10/6/20) We’re excited to welcome two new Branch Managers and to announce the promotion of Charity Helter! Tyler Drvol is our new 48th Street Branch Manager, Ken Stithem is our new Senior Branch Manager at both of our Lincoln branches, and Charity Helter was promoted to Business Development Manager.
Tyler drvol

Tyler Drvol

New 48th Street Branch Manager

Tyler has been in the financial industry for 8 years and in management for 4 years. He lives Council Bluffs, IA and was born and raised there.

His family includes his wife and three kids. They enjoy taking family vacations together. This year, it was a trip to Florida. He also enjoys golfing and fishing. At FNCU, he is looking forward to continuing to grow and develop himself as well as his team.

Ken Stithem

Ken Stithem

New Senior Branch Manager at both of our Lincoln branches

Ken has been in the financial industry for over 20 years. He is originally from Grand Island, but has lived in Lincoln off-and-on for about 15 years.

He has been happily married for almost 26 years and has 5 children and 18 grandchildren. He enjoys camping, fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family. He said he’s looking forward to a VERY long career at First Nebraska. 

Charity helter

Charity Helter

Promoted to Business Development Manager

Charity has been with the credit union for 13 years and has accepted a new position at FNCU, as the Business Development Manager, where she will work closely with our Select Employee Groups. She is transitioning out of her prior position as Senior Branch Manager at both Lincoln branches. She has been in the financial industry for 22 years.

She has lived in Lincoln most of her life, married and has 3 children and 2 grandchildren. She enjoys supporting her children’s active schedules, and volunteers in the community. She enjoys camping, fishing, and hosting gatherings for friends and family.

Charity’s passion is helping our members and potential members know about the vast ways we can help them succeed financially. As a member owned credit union, we are known for people helping people. She said, “It is my desire to work closely with our Select Employee Groups and the community to help them to take advantage of all the benefits we have to offer. I take pride in educating members on financial literacy and tools to help them no matter where they are in their financial stage of life.”