Wanda Downs is the Vice-President of Payments Education for ePayResources where she is responsible for the development and delivery of electronic payments education, including in-person classes, web conferences, and webcasts. Wanda has a passion for learning and an enthusiastic willingness to share her knowledge. Wanda has more than 30 years’ experience in the financial industry, including customer/member service, lending, operations, accounting, and management, Wanda understands the challenges and opportunities facing stakeholders in the payments industry. Prior to joining ePayResources, Wanda worked for First Carolina Corporate Credit Union in member relations, business development, and marketing where she worked with credit unions across the Carolinas and Virginia.
As an Accredited ACH Professional (AAP), Wanda understands the ACH Rules and how they impact the operations of an institution. Wanda earned her AAP in 2009 and holds a BS in Accounting and Finance from Limestone College and is a graduate of the 1999 CUNA’s SRCUS (pronounced like circus) of Management. Wanda is also a member of NACHA’s inaugural Accredited Payments Risk Professional (APRP) class.