BURLINGTON, Vt. (5/15/09)--More than 170 people last week attended the 62nd annual meeting of the Association of Vermont Credit Unions (AVCU), which elected its board and officers. Re-elected to three-year terms on the board of directors were Sean Gammon, Members Advantage Community CU, and Susan Poczobut, Granite Hills CU, both credit unions in Barre. Board Chairman John Benoit, NorthCountry FCU, South Burlington, announced he would step down as chairman after holding the position for eight years. He will remain on the board. Officers for the 2009 AVCU Board are:
* Chairman Jim Adorisio, Champlain Valley CU, Essex Junction; * Vice-Chairman, Gammon; * Treasurer, Poczobut; and * Secretary, Susan Best, ORLEX Government Employees CU, Newport.
Other directors are Matt Levandowski, Heritage Family FCU, Rutland, and Jeff Morse, River Valley CU, Brattleboro.