DES MOINES, Iowa (12/19/14)--The World Council of Credit Unions has selected Pat Jury, president/CEO of the Iowa Credit Union League, to serve as executive committee treasurer for the council's board.
The World Council board is made up of representatives from the United States, Canada, Brazil, Guatemala, Jamaica, Poland and Australia. Jury, a 20-year veteran of the league, has served as president/CEO of the Illinois league since 2006.
"The World Council advocates on behalf of the global credit union system," Jury said. "It is an honor to serve on the World Council's executive committee to help improve the financial lives of members worldwide."
In addition to his service with the league, Jury also represents Iowa credit union interests as an executive committee member of the Credit Union National Association.
"Pat has provided strong strategic and forward-looking guidance for the World Council and its members in the areas of advocacy and payments innovation," said Brian Branch, World Council president/CEO. "He (also) has earned the respect of credit union leaders in Australia, Panama, Poland and Guatemala where he has led cross-border engagements on credit union system evolution."