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Bonnie Newsome

Compliance Specialist


With more than 15 years of experience in credit union compliance, Bonnie specializes in a variety of compliance functions as a COMPASS Compliance Specialist. She has extensive experience with conducting credit union audits and providing staff training, as well as risk analysis on forms, disclosures, marketing materials, promotions, and web sites. Bonnie is a NAFCU Certified Compliance Officer (NCCO), a CUNA certified Credit Union Compliance Expert (CUCE) and a certified Bank Secrecy Act Compliance Specialist (BSACS).

She has served as Chair to the Virginia Credit Union League Regulatory Response Committee.

  • The reason we chose the COMPASS model was that it allowed Ashland CU to gain a broader level of expertise while reducing its overall compliance cost.
    Larry J. Lucas,
    Ashland Credit Union