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Who We Are

Welcome to CBI FCU.  We can provide you with a financial solution that is sure to fit your specific needs.  CBI FCU members are joined by a common bond and we will only serve our members.  There are no outside stockholders- all net earnings are paid out to our members.

    Staff, Board of Directors and Committees

    Credit Union Staff

    Michele Timpe - President/CEO

    Fran Parkison - Assistant Manager
    Handles First Mortgages, ACH, Share Draft accounts, IRAs, Certificate
    (815) 439-5012

    Monique Antos - Loan Officer
    Handles all Loan requests and Credit Card applications
    (815) 439-6269

    Katye Wilkinson - Member Services
    Handles deposits and cash withdrawals, account balances and check reorder
    (815) 439-6676

    CBI Federal Credit Union Board of Directors

    The Board of Directors is made up of nine member-volunteers who devote their time and talents to serving your Credit Union without compensation. The Board spends many hours working together to stay involved in legislative, regulatory, and industry affairs that may affect our Credit Union. Each volunteer has one or more committee assignments to which they commit their expertise too.

    Dave Lacey - President

    Jerry Pettit - Vice President

    Robert Doty (Bob) - Treasurer

    Richard Poirier (Dick) - Secretary

    Thomas Mullen - Security Officer

    Nancy Nelson - Director

    Jeff Garrison - Director

    Patricia Rice - Director

    Robert Schick- Director

    Supervisory Committee

    The Supervisory Committee oversees the actions of the Board of Directors and Credit Union staff to ensure CBI Federal Credit Union Policies are followed and presented to Member/Owners in a professional manner. The Committee also oversees the yearly audit and verifies membership account data. They are appointed by the Board of Directors. If you feel that CBI Federal Credit Union has not followed its established policies, you may contact the Supervisory Committee at the address below.

    Christopher Patti - Chairman

    Alison Bernabe - Member

    Frank Bianchetta - Member

    Jong T. Hwang (JT) - Member

    Peter Loduha - Member

    Mailing Address
    CBI Federal Credit Union
    Supervisory Committee
    P.O. Box 1129
    Plainfield, IL 60544

    CBI Federal Credit Union Credit Committee

    The duty of the Credit Committee is to consider loan applications. The Credit Committee is made up of volunteers that contribute their time to the Credit union. The committee try to ensure that all members' requirements are met. Each member has the right to appeal to the Board of Directors if they are not satisfied with the credit committee's decision.

    Ray Moen - Chairman

    Rae Jensen - Member

    Deanna Young - Member

    Monique Antos - Credit Union Employee


    CBI Federal Credit Union takes pride in keeping our members up-to-date on current CBI news & events, and with our quarterly newsletter, you’ll stay informed all year long!  Each edition of the newsletter features helpful financial tips for your personal banking accounts intended to help you grow and protect your finances.

    Breaking News

    Please follow the link below for our most recent Newsletter!

    September 2021

    Did you miss last quarter's? No need to worry, we have them in the archive section below.  Just click on the quarter(s) you'd like to see and catch up on all kinds of valuable information!

    Read Past Newsletters


    June 2021

    March 2021

    Dec 2020

    Sept 2020

    June 2020

    March 2020

    Dec 2019

    Sept 2019

    June 2019

    March 2019

    Dec 2018

    Sept 2018

    June 2018

    March 2018

    Dec 2017

    Sept 2017

    June 2017

    March 2017

    December 2016

    Annual Membership Meeting

    Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. (cst) via Microsoft Teams

    We are grateful for our membership and for the opportunity to gather on this day together.  This year due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, we decided it would be in the best interest and safety of all to host this Annual Meeting virtually. 


    The Annual Meeting is an opportunity for all members to engage and participate in their CBI FCU membership.  Additionally, during the CBI FCU Annual Meeting, we hope you’ll join us online to have the honor of hearing from members of the Board of Directors, Supervisory Committee and the Credit Committee on the yearly performance of the credit union, our plans for the years ahead, and to participate in our Board elections.

    We invite you and your family to join us in celebrating another year of service at the 57th Annual Membership Meeting.  Download our Annual Report and follow along with us.

    Download 2020 Annual Report


    • Welcome- Introduction of Directors and Staff
    • Call to Order and Read notice of Annual Meeting
    • Certification of Quorum
    • Approval of the Minutes of the CBI FCU's 56th Annual Meeting
    • Reports to the membership: (Chair of the Board of Directors, Treasurer's Report, Manager's Report, Chair of the Credit Committee, Chair of the Supervisory Committee)     
    • Unfinished Business
    • New Business
      • Report of the Nominating Committee
      • Call for Additional Nominations from the Floor
      • Election of Directors
      • Service Recognition
    • Member Questions
    • Motion for Adjournment


    Employment Opportunities at CBI Federal Credit Union

    If you’re all about helping people, we want to meet you- because we’re always looking for talented individuals who are self-motivated and want to better the lives of our members. It takes a unique group of passionate people to deliver the services and products that support the success of CBI FCU.

    careersOur goal is to provide “Outstanding Service” and to attract and retain outstanding talented staff by ensuring that our total compensation package is fair and consistent. If you would like to work (full-time or part-time) for a service oriented financial institution, we would like to hear from you. As an employee you will enjoy benefits, training and the ability to grow within our organization. Start building a rewarding career with us today!

    CBI Federal Credit union is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Employee Benefits:

    • Competitive Salaries
    • Life Insurance
    • Paid holidays, sick days, vacation days

    We currently have no positions open.

    Banks aren’t very fun to work for.  Good thing we’re not a bank!