Synergent Signs New Agreement with Jack Henry & Associates® to Provide JHA PayCenter™

This real-time service will deliver faster payment solutions to Synergent credit unions. 

Synergent is pleased to announce it has signed a new agreement with Jack Henry & Associates® to offer faster payment solutions to credit unions. Through JHA PayCenter™, Synergent credit unions will have immediate and secure access to payments using The Clearing House RTP® Network and Zelle®.

“Synergent is excited about this expanded relationship with Jack Henry & Associates to deliver JHA PayCenter to our credit unions,” said Scott Johnsen, Synergent’s Senior Vice President of Operations. “Members are increasingly demanding faster payments and real-time digital solutions to manage their funds from any device. Thanks to JHA PayCenter, credit unions will be even better positioned to deliver payments results their members want securely and efficiently. I truly believe this product will be a gamechanger for both our credit unions and their members—one that will help meet evolving needs now and in the future.”

By offering streamlined payment connections, JHA PayCenter will enable credit unions to securely send and receive transactions instantly, 24/7/365. Credit unions also will be able to develop new services for payroll, insurance disbursements, and other quick payment cases by using this innovative, turnkey solution.

“With this agreement, Jack Henry extends our history of collaboration with Synergent to deliver faster payment solutions to credit unions which enable them to better serve their members,” said Rusiru Gunasena, Managing Director for JHA PayCenter. “It is a privilege to work with professionals who have a mutual commitment to delivering great new products in response to a changing marketplace.”


About Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.

Jack Henry (NASDAQ: JKHY) is a leading SaaS provider primarily for the financial services industry. We are a S&P 500 company that serves approximately 8,500 clients nationwide through three divisions: Jack Henry Banking® provides innovative solutions to community and regional banks; Symitar® provides industry-leading solutions to credit unions of all sizes; and ProfitStars® offers highly specialized solutions to financial institutions of every asset size, as well as diverse corporate entities outside of the financial services industry. With a heritage that has been dedicated to openness, partnership, and user centricity for more than 40 years, we are well-positioned as a driving market force in cloud-based digital solutions and payment processing services. We empower our clients and consumers with the human-centered, tech-forward, and insights-driven solutions that will get them where they want to go. Are you future ready? Additional information is available at

About Synergent

Founded by credit unions in 1971, Synergent is a managed services provider that offers state-of-the-art and innovative core processing, in-demand payments, technology, and marketing services to credit unions across the United States. As a service-driven and cost-effective host of Symitar’s Episys® core processing, Synergent provides credit unions with the products and services they need to succeed. No matter what the product, our clients can count on Synergent to choose it, install it, integrate it, and help credit unions get the most out of it so they can focus on providing the best service experience possible to their members. For more information on Synergent, please visit, or call 800-341-0180.