CUNA has received its second nomination for the vacancy on its Board for the District 3, Class A position: Joshua W. Poole, President/CEO, BRECO FCU in Baton Rouge, La.
The CUNA Board voted to hold a special election when the seat became vacant in early June. The position will expire at the adjournment of the Annual General Meeting in 2021.
To become an eligible candidate for this CUNA Director position to be elected, an individual must be an employee or voting board member of a credit union in District 3, Class A. The nomination must be in writing and must be seconded in writing by two other credit unions in the same district and class. Class A credit unions are those having not more than 38,000 natural person members, as of June 30, 2017. District 3 is comprised of the following: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Nominations are accepted through 5 PM Eastern on Friday, July 13. Ballots for the contested election will be sent to eligible members on July 18, with voting continuing through August 23. Results will be announced August 24.
To access additional information, including nomination and seconding forms, click here. Questions regarding this special election can be addressed to CUNA’s Corporate Secretary by calling 800/356-9655, ext. 4013 or sending an e-mail to email@example.com. All nominations must be received in writing at the Office of Corporate Secretary no later than 5 PM Eastern on July 13. Nomination and/or seconding forms will be accepted by mail or e-mail.