Texas Trust’s Clay Yearsley Appointed to OnApproach’s Client Advisory Board

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ARLINGTON, Texas – November 14, 2016 – Clay Yearsley, Senior Vice President of Data Analytics at Texas Trust Credit Union, has been appointed to the OnApproach Client Advisory Board (CAB).

 OnApproach is a provider of advanced reporting and analytics solutions for credit unions. The CAB works with OnApproach to help identify client needs and provide early stage feedback for product development, as well as provide insight into regulatory requirements and ever-changing client needs along with emerging opportunities.

Clay Yearsley OnApproach Client Advisory Board PRYearsley has nearly 30 years of experience in financial services. He has been with Texas Trust Credit Union since 2002. He is an expert on the Symitar Episys platform, one of the core systems that OnApproach supports.

 Texas Trust is deploying the OnApproach data analytics platform as part of its data management strategy. The deployment will be complete by the end of this year.

 Yearsley will represent OnApproach clients using the Symitar Episys platform. He will routinely interface with other OnApproach clients in order to help OnApproach strengthen its product offering and help advise the company how to better deploy new products and features.

 “Throughout the sales and implementation process, OnApproach has maintained a focus on partnering, which they are taking to a new level with the Client Advisory Board,” said Yearsley. “I’m excited to work with OnApproach and fellow clients in the cooperative spirit that sets credit unions apart from other financial institutions.”

 “Clay brings a wealth of knowledge to our client advisory board,” said Paul Ablack, CEO and Founder of OnApproach. “His experience and understanding of data management will help us further develop our products so that credit unions on the platform can derive more value from their data.”

 About OnApproach

OnApproach is a CUSO that focuses on providing credit unions with the power to use data as a competitive advantage both independently and cooperatively.  With OnApproach, credit unions can now harness the value of Big Data/Analytics through integration, advanced reporting, and predictive analytics through industry data pools.  This deeper understanding of data allows credit unions to discover vital trends in member behavior, resulting in improved financial performance, reduced risk, and enriched relationships with members.

About Texas Trust Credit Union

Texas Trust Credit Union was created in 1936 when a group of Chance Vought Aircraft Corporation employees pooled their savings so they could help each other achieve financial goals. Today, more than 80,000 members are served through checking and savings accounts; loans (personal, mortgage, auto, and small business); credit cards; insurance products; and investment services. Texas Trust Credit Union supports local students through its “Spirit Debit Rewards” program. With every swipe of an eligible SDR card, funds are donated to the school or district of the member’s choosing. To date, Texas Trust has donated over $1.2 million since August 2011. Texas Trust serves members in Dallas, Tarrant, Henderson, Ellis, and Johnson counties through 16 locations in Mansfield, Arlington, Grand Prairie, Cedar Hill, Midlothian, DeSoto, Hurst, and Athens. With assets of $950 million, Texas Trust is one of the largest credit unions in North Texas and the 19th largest in Texas. For more information, visit TexasTrustCU.org or follow us on facebook.com/texastrustcu or Twitter at @texastrustcu


Photo Caption: Members of the OnApproach Client Advisory Board include Todd Wolfe, Director, Application Development and Business Intelligence, Empower FCU, Syracuse, NY; Clay Yearsley, Senior Vice President of Data Analytics, Texas Trust CU, Arlington, TX; and Keith Bennett, Senior Vice President, Information Technology, Denali FCU, Anchorage, AK.

Press Contacts:

Shelley Carlson, Texas Trust Credit Union




Kristine Tanzillo, Dux Public Relations