Ben Shuey is the GoWest Credit Union Association’s Digital Marketing and Analytics Specialist. In this role, he is in charge of managing the Association’s website, helping in the creation of the weekly Anthem newsletter, creating relevant marketing and other member communications, and tracking and analyzing web analytics.

Shuey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and Communications from Saint Martin’s University, located in Lacey, Washington. He comes to the Association with a background in a variety of areas, including experience as a Marketing Specialist with Miracle Ear and as a Client Care Specialist with Washington Federal Bank. He always tries to bring a fresh and creative approach to everything he’s involved in.

Shuey is glad to be part of the Credit Union Movement and what it stands for. He is inspired by the philosophy and everything that credit unions do to build and grow their communities.


Lynn Heider

Lynn Heider

VP, Communications & Public Affairs

Phone: 503.350.2225

Toll-free: 800.995.9064 x225

[email protected]

Lynn Heider, GoWest Credit Union Association’s Vice President of Communications & Public Affairs, leads the Association’s internal and external public […]

Andrew Kobialka

Manager, Communications


Phone: 206.651.1828

Toll-free: 800.995.9064

[email protected]

Andrew Kobialka is the Communications Manager for the Northwest Credit Union Association. In this role, he is responsible for being […]

Melissa Lovejoy

Melissa Lovejoy

VP, Enterprise Engagement Resources

Phone: 206.340.4830

Toll-free: 800.995.9064 x108

[email protected]

Melissa Lovejoy is the Vice President of Enterprise Engagement Resources at the GoWest Credit Union Association. In this role, she […]

Christine Ruzzi

AVP, Enterprise Engagement Resources

Phone: 503.350.2206

Toll-free: 800.995.9064 x206

[email protected]

Christine Ruzzi is the AVP, Enterprise Engagement for the GoWest Credit Union Association. She ensures that member credit unions take […]