Madison, Wis. (10/29/10)--The 2011 executive committee and officers for the CUNA Lending Council were announced during the council’s 16th annual conference held Oct. 17-20 in Las Vegas. The annual election by the council membership was held earlier in the year. The new council chair, Aaron Bresko, vice president of lending, BECU, Tukwila, Wash., succeeds Lloyd Gill, president and CEO, City County CU, Margate, Fla., who completed two terms on the executive committee. Bill Vogeney, senior vice president and chief lending officer, Ent FCU, Colorado Springs, Colo., was re-elected to the committee and named vice chair. Two new members were elected to three-year terms:
* Jennifer Cowles, vice president for real estate lending, American Eagle CU, East Hartford, Conn.; and * Dale Frankhouse, director of business services and mortgage lending, Sun Federal CU, Maumee, Ohio.
Also elected to a first term on the committee was Jason Osterhage, senior vice president and chief lending officer, Delta Employees CU, Atlanta, Ga., who was appointed earlier in the year. In addition to Gill, Dana Rawlings, CEO, Pioneer West Virginia FCU, East Charleston, W.Va. completed his executive committee term. The CUNA Lending Council executive committee also currently includes:
* Michael Long, executive vice president and chief credit officer, UW CU, Madison, Wis.; * Bonnie Doolin, senior vice president for business development, Massachusetts Credit Union League, Inc., Marlborough, Mass.; * Gayle Rust Gustafson, vice president for finance services, Rivermark Community CU, Beaverton, Ore.; * Keith Reynolds, vice president for lending/business services, Citizens Equity First CU, San Jose, Calif.; and * Charles Anderson, executive vice president for commercial banking, Arizona State CU, Phoenix, Ariz.
The CUNA Lending Council is one of the six organizations that make up the CUNA Councils, a network of nearly 5,000 credit union professionals.