ST. PAUL, Minn. (8/30/13)--Kyle Markland, president/CEO of Affinity Plus FCU, St. Paul, Minn.--Minnesota's second largest credit union with $1.6 billion in assets--resigned Thursday, effective immediately.
David Larson, Affinity Plus senior vice president, was named interim CEO. Larson is executive director of the Affinity Plus Foundation and sits on the board of the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation.
"For somebody who worked with Kyle for 12 years, I was certainly surprised," Larson told News Now
. "But I respect his decision."
Affinity Plus Chief Administrative Office Liz Hayes resigned in July. Larson said Markland's resignation was not related to Hayes' departure.
The Affinity Plus FCU board will conduct a nationwide search for a permanent CEO. The search will also include internal candidates, Larson said.