MADISON, Wis. (6/9/10)--Roger Heacock has been elected to the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Board. Friday was the deadline for the special election for the District 5, Class B position. Johnson Lambert & Co. LLP has certified the results of the election. CUNA received three nominations for the seat. They included:
* Heacock, president/CEO, Black Hills FCU, Rapid City, S.D. * William Jacobs, White Sands FCU, Las Cruces, N.M.; and * Angela S. McCathran, People's Trust FCU, Houston.
District 5 includes Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah and Wyoming. The seat was held by former CUNA Chairman Kris Mecham, who resigned effective June 1 to perform mission work in Mongolia for his church. Heacock’s term will begin immediately and will expire at the adjournment of CUNA’s 2013 Annual General Meeting.