MADISON, Wis. (6/2/15)--Dennis Pierce, former CUNA chair, submitted his resignation from the CUNA board of directors, effective June 30.
The resignation coincides with his retirement as president/CEO of CommunityAmerica CU, Kansas City, Mo.
“It has been an honor and a privilege to serve on the board of CUNA,” Pierce said in his resignation statement. “I appreciate the opportunity to be a part of CUNA’s organization and to meet the management, staff and other board members.”
The CUNA Board committee will proceed with a special election for the District 4, Class C director position, which represents credit unions with at least 106,000 natural-person members in Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri and Wisconsin.
Susan Streifel, current CUNA chair and president/CEO of Woodstone CU, Federal Way, Wash., said the board plans to have a replacement in time for the July 12 CUNA board meeting in Denver.
“Dennis served the Credit Union National Association well, and we wish him all the best in his retirement,” Streifel said.