Carolina Foothills FCU progresses toward growth with the creation and fulfillment of a new marketing position

Chiannon Harvey

Spartanburg, SC. – Carolina Foothills Federal Credit Union added onto their growing team with the introduction of a new internal position, Marketing Strategist. The position is being filled by Chiannon Harvey, a recent college graduate from Atlanta, GA. Carolina Foothills is looking to extend their reach in the Upstate with the fulfillment of this position, primarily through education and involvement in the community.

“I’m excited to spread awareness about the value of credit unions. Too many people feel hopeless when it comes to their finances and I want them to know that there’s help for them here through education and financial counseling”, said Harvey. Carolina Foothills has recently begun creating branches in schools. Future efforts will emphasize financial simulations and education for students to prepare the next generation and set the students up for financial success. Additionally, Carolina Foothills has sixteen financial counselors on staff to assist their members in better understanding their finances and the Marketing Strategist will make these services more known to the public.

A graduate of Kennesaw State University, with a bachelor of science in Public Relations, Harvey formerly was responsible for social media and marketing at a Chick-fil-A franchise in Atlanta, GA. She is new to the upstate area and allows a fresh perspective within the credit union.