Genisys Credit Union based in Auburn Hills announced Jackie Buchanan, its president and CEO, has received the 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award at the 20th Annual Leadership Awards Dinner presented by Walsh College.
“My sincerest thank you to Walsh College for this recognition. I am proud to have graduated from Walsh and remain an active alumnus supporting their various efforts to continually give back,” says Buchanan.
The award recognized business leaders who have shared their expertise and talent in their commitment to Walsh. Buchanan graduated with a bachelor’s degree in accounting is a Walsh College Board Trustee.
Proceeds from the evening benefit the Jeffery W. Barry Endowed Scholarship and the Leadership Awards Scholarship. Since its inception in 2000, the Leadership Awards Dinner has raised more than $3 million in scholarship funds while honoring Metro Detroit business leaders.
“Jackie’s educational and professional journey and her generous spirit are extraordinary,” says Michael Levens, Walsh College president and CEO. “We are so proud to have Jackie as part of the Walsh family and it is a privilege to present her with the 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award.”