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CUNA Board elections conclude, members take office at CUNA GAC

December 20, 2019

The voting period for two contested CUNA Board positions has ended. Directors elected will take office upon the adjournment of CUNA's Annual General Meeting in Washington, D.C., Feb. 24, 2020, during CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference.

The following individuals have been elected: For District 4, Class A: Patrick Drennen, President, 1st Gateway CU, Camanche, Iowa. For Class C (2 positions), Brian Best, President, GTE Financial CU, Tampa, Fla. and Tony C. Budet, President, University FCU, Austin, Texas. 

Last month, the following individuals were elected by acclamation to the CUNA Board:

  • District 1, Class A
    • Elizabeth A. Hayes, President/CEO, Infinity FCU, Westbrook, Maine
  • District 2, Class B
    • Dallas W. Bergl, President/CEO, INOVA FCU, Elkhart, Ind.
  • District 6, Class B
    • Teresa Y. Freeborn, President & Chief Executive, Xceed Financial FCU, El Segundo, Calif.
  • Class D (2 positions)
    • Scott Earl, President/CEO, Mountain West Credit Union Association, Denver, Colo.
    • Charles Elliott, President/CEO, Mississippi Credit Union Association, Jackson, Miss.

Districts and classes are defined as follows:

  • District 1—Connecticut, Maine Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands:
    • Class A:  Credit unions having less than 38,000 natural-person members.
  • District 2—Delaware, District of Columbia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Virginia and West Virginia:
    • Class B: Credit unions having at least 38,000 but not more than 141,000 natural-person members.
  • District 4—Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri and Wisconsin:
    • Class A:  Credit unions having less than 38,000 natural-person members.
  • District 6—Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, American Samoa, Guam, Johnston Atoll, Midway Atoll, Northern Mariana Islands, Palmyra Atoll and Wake Atoll:
    • Class B: Credit unions having at least 38,000 but not more than 141,000 natural-person members.
  • Class C – credit unions having more than 141,000 natural-person members, elected at-large nationally.
  • Class D – leagues CEOs, elected at-large nationally.