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APGFCU’s Grace Colleen Richardson-Knopp Graduates from Harford Leadership Academy 

Posted on Jul 26, 2012 by APGFCU

Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union [APGFCU] is proud to announce that Grace Colleen Richardson-Knopp, AFCPE-certified (Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education) budgetary advisor at APGFCU, was recognized as a graduate of the 2012 Harford Leadership Academy at an awards banquet on June 13, 2012.

The challenging, 13-week program included on-the-job assignments, coursework, and independent study accounting for over 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.

APGFCU is committed to building strong families for a stronger community with 10 branches in Harford and Cecil counties. Membership is free and open everyone who lives, works, worships, volunteers, or attends school in Harford or Cecil County. For more information, visit call 410-272-4000, and press four, visit, or stop in.

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ATC Award to APGFCU Staff

Grace Colleen Richardson-Knopp, AFCPE-certified budgetary advisor at APGFCU, graduates from Harford Leadership Academy.

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