MADISON, Wis. (12/4/13)--Seven credit union leaders were elected by acclamation to the board of directors for the Credit Union National Association.
The elected directors, their districts and classes are below.
District 1--Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands:
In District 4--which covers Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri and Wisconsin--there is one contested election for Class A. Voters will choose between Pat Drennen, CEO, 1st Gateway CU, Camanche, Iowa, $87 million, and Geraldine Burek, president/CEO, South Division CU, Evergreen Park, Ill., $53 million.
Ballots for the contested election were mailed Monday to all affiliated credit unions in District 4, Class A, with a voting deadline of Jan. 10. Results will be announced Jan. 15.
Directors elected will take office upon the adjournment of CUNA's Annual General Meeting during the Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C., Feb. 24.