WASHINGTON and MADISON, Wis. (9/4/09)--The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) is accepting nominations for its 2009-2010 Board of Directors in several district/classes. They are:
* District 1, Class C; * District 2, Class A; * District 3, Class B; * District 4, Class C; * District 5, Classes B and D; and * District 6, Classes A and D.
Leagues or credit unions eligible to run for an election will receive the Call for Nominations letter, which is being mailed today, or they can access the letter using the resource link. To be an eligible credit union candidate for a CUNA Director position, the candidate must be an employee or voting board member of the nominating credit union. Nominations must be in writing and seconded in writing by two other credit unions of the same size group from the district. Only two seconds will be recorded for each candidate. Upon request, a list of credit unions by size group and district will be furnished to candidates to assist in obtaining seconds. To be an eligible league candidate for a CUNA Director position, individuals must be a league president and be nominated in writing by their league, with a second in writing by at least one other league from the district. Deadline for nominations and seconds is Oct. 16. CUNA's Corporate Governance Committee will verify eligibility of each candidate, the credit union's affiliation, size group and district, and date/time of receipt. Voting will Oct. 23 and close on Dec. 18. For more information, use the link.