Sarah Kidney has been appointed as the new manager at Ballincollig Credit Union.
Sarah has been working at the credit union since September 2008 and previously held the position of assistant manager until her new appointment.
A native of Ballincollig, Sarah has over 12 years' experience working in finance, having previously worked as financial controller at Casey's Furniture, financial accountant at Champel Investments and beginning her career in Derrynaflan Foods.
She holds a National Certificate in Business Studies from Cork Institute of Technology and is a certified public accountant. Sarah is also a qualified credit union advisor.
Sarah's appointment coincides with the move of the credit union back to its former premises on Harrington Street, which has been fully renovated for the comfort and privacy of its members.
Ballincollig Credit Union was established in 1972 and currently has over 16,000 members with €55m on account. It originally opened operations in its Harrington Street premises in the early 1990s.