ST. PAUL, Minn. (10/18/10)--The Minnesota Credit Union Foundation (MNCUF) board of directors named new table officers at its Thursday meeting. Pat Brekken was elected chair, Dave Larson was elected vice chair, and Kristi Mukomela was elected secretary/treasurer. Brekken is president of Richfield/Bloomington CU, Richfield. Larson is senior vice president of Affinity Plus FCU, St. Paul, and executive director of the Affinity Plus Foundation. Both were appointed to new MNCUF board seats in October 2009 and were elected to three-year terms in August. Mukomela, president of Novation CU, Oakdale, served as MNCUF chair since 2004. “As the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation continues to grow in prominence throughout the state, I am excited about the opportunities we have to make a real difference in peoples’ lives,” Brekken said. The table officers serve alongside four other directors with staggered board terms. The other directors include:
* Chuck Albrecht, Mid-Minnesota FCU, Baxter; * Mary Hansen, Mayo Employees FCU, Rochester; * Lynn Kothe, North Memorial FCU, Robbinsdale; and * Judy Root, Bluestone FCU, Eagan.