Media contacts Maureen Bock, Cailin O’Brien and Cara Clark can help journalists understand and report credit union stories. Call either of these two for background information, art or interviews with experts in the field.
Vice President of Communications & System Development
About Maureen: Maureen is a familiar face to many credit union officials — she’s been in the industry for more than 25 years! If she’s not meeting with credit unions, she can be found “Somewhere on a Beach” in St. John (queue Dierks Bentley song) or gearing up for holiday decorating and getting in as many Hallmark movies as possible.
Media Relations Manager
About Cailin: Cailin O’Brien is the Media Relations Manager in the Georgia office of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates. Cailin joined GCUA in November 2018 and brought with her a background in news media. She graduated from the Grady College of Journalism at the University of Georgia in 2014. From there, she covered crime and government at different local newspapers in metro Atlanta. She also spent time working on social media and developing digital audiences at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. When she’s not working to tell the credit union story, Cailin can usually be found hitting the Atlanta restaurant scene with friends and family.
About Cara: Cara is the Alabama-based communications manager for LSCU. She joined LSCU in 2016 and previously served as communications manager for B.A.S.S., traveling with the Bassmaster Elite Series and working with media throughout the U.S. Cara was a newspaper editor, writer and photographer.A passion for story telling has led to features in local, state and national publications. She also spent two separate reporter embeds with troops in Afghanistan in 2010. Cara is a graduate of Auburn University with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and English. When she’s not sharing the credit union message, Cara is usually spending time with dogs and horses and enjoys volunteering for The Red Barn in Leeds, Ala.