AmeriCU Credit Union proudly welcomes Alicia Smith to its team as the newest Member Partner Advisor, dedicated to fostering financial success and advocating for financial wellbeing for Rome, Utica, Oneida, and Herkimer areas.

With a passion for helping others, Smith brings with her over twenty years of experience and knowledge, with a focus on health and wellness. Smith’s role will work with organizations, non-profits, and local community partners to set their employees up for financial success.


“I look forward to assisting fellow community members and businesses reach their financial goals by providing education and convenient financial solutions,” said Smith. “I am excited to bring these services to my local community and help further build relationships.”


Smith is committed to fostering growth within the community and currently volunteers at the Utica Food Pantry. She actively participates in community outreach and collaborates with various community organizations to promote community engagement. She resides in New Hartford, New York where she enjoys spending time with her family.


AmeriCU’s Business Partner Program is a perk offered to employees of the credit union’s business members at no cost. The credit union offers on-site financial wellness seminars that are interactive and easy to follow. Offering credit union membership adds value to an organization’s benefit package and helps their employee’s overall wellbeing. For more information visit


AmeriCU Credit Union is a member owned not-for-profit financial institution with a total asset of $2.7 billion and 20 financial centers which serve more than 162,000 members in central New York and beyond. American Banker has recognized AmeriCU Credit Union as one of the Best Credit Unions to Work For in 2023. In a national survey, AmeriCU placed 19th out of the top 70 credit unions nationwide and placed highest among New York State based credit unions.


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