PROVIDENCE, R.I. (5/12/14)--The Credit Union Association of Rhode Island celebrated its 80th annual meeting May 7 with an award presentation and the announcement of election results.
|The Credit Union Association of Rhode Island presented state general treasurer Gina Raimondo, middle, with the Desjardins Financial Education Award on behalf of the Credit Union National Assocation at the league's 80th annual meeting. Joining Raimondo are league Chairman David Suvall, left, president/CEO of Rhode Island CU, Providence; and league President Paul Gentile. (Photo provided by Credit Union Association of Rhode Island)|
Rhode Island General Treasurer Gina Raimondo was presented with the Desjardins Financial Education Award by league Chairman David Suvall, president/CEO of Rhode Island CU, Providence; and league President Paul Gentile, on behalf of the Credit Union National Association.
Raimondo praised the commitment that Rhode Island credit unions share with her in providing financial education to young people. "It's what we do together, strengthening Rhode Island one young person at a time, one family at a time," she said.
Also at the meeting four directors were re-elected to three-year terms:
Newly elected to three-year terms were:
Board member Stephen White, president/CEO of Westerly CU, who did not to seek re-election, was honored for more than 35 years of service to the credit union movement. White served as a league director since 2002 and was chairman from 2010 to 2011.