SharePoint CU names new board member


press release: SharePoint Credit Union 05/20/2014 – HOPKINS, Minn. – SharePoint Credit Union has named Nicholas Nelson to its Board of Directors.  Nelson has been a member of SharePoint since 2001; serving as a Member of the Advisory Counsel to the Board in 2012 and as an Associate Director in 2013, prior to joining the Board of Directors in 2014. Nelson is a regulatory attorney, bringing expertise in the areas of compliance and risk management.

“We are pleased to welcome Nicholas to the Board; his experience and expertise compliment SharePoint’s dynamic  Board, providing valuable industry insight into our highly regulated field ,” said Phillip A. Kopischke, President and CEO of SharePoint Credit Union. “SharePoint is committed to serving, growing and protecting the membership; Nelson shares this dedication to our success.”

Nelson’s regulatory expertise has advanced his career, successfully representing large industrial clients before state and federal agencies to obtain environmental permits and helping them comply with regulatory requirements. He earned his Bachelor of Science in engineering from the University of Notre Dame and received his Juris Doctor from William Mitchell College of Law. Nelson gives back to the community; volunteering as a coach for kid’s sports, leading and coordinating a Cub Scout den, and other community involvement.

About SharePoint Credit Union

SharePoint Credit Union is one of the top 20 Credit Unions in Minnesota, with over $185,000,000 in assets. For more than 80 years, SharePoint has been providing financial solutions to individuals and businesses in the community, including over 170 Partner Companies and their affiliates. SharePoint also helps those who live, work, worship, attend school, or conducts business in Anoka, Hennepin and Dakota Counties reach their financial goals. SharePoint provides a full suite of financial services, including business and personal banking, mortgage solutions, and insurance through its affiliated companies. SharePoint serves over 18,500 customers across the United States, primarily in the Midwest, with branch locations in Andover, Burnsville, and St. Louis Park, MN. For more information on SharePoint, visit