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Three more CUNA Board nominations arrive
MADISON, Wis. (11/5/12)--Three more nominations have been submitted for Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Board positions.

They are:

  • District 4, Class C: Dennis Pierce, CEO, CommunityAmerica CU, Lenexa, Kan.;
  • District 6, Class A: Susan Streifel, president/CEO, Woodstone CU, Federal Way, Wash.; and
  • District 5, Class D: J. Scott Sullivan, president/CEO,  Nebraska Credit Union League, Omaha, Neb.
These are in addition to nominations received earlier. Incumbent Roger Heacock was nominated for the District 5, Class B board position. He is president/CEO of Black Hills FCU in Rapid City, S.D. Also, incumbent John Graham,  president/CEO of Kentucky Employees CU in Frankfort, Ky., was nominated for the District 2, Class A position.

Positions up for election are:

  • District 1, Class C;
  • District 2, Class A;
  • District 3, Class B;
  • District 4, Class C;
  • District 5, Class B;
  • District 5, Class D;
  • District 6, Class A; and
  • District 6, Class D.
A nominee must be an employee or voting board member of the nominating credit union to be an eligible candidate elected by credit unions. The nomination must be seconded in writing by at least two other credit unions from the same district and class.

League candidates must be a league president and nominated in writing by their league, and seconded in writing by at least one other league from the district.

Nominations are due through Nov. 16. For contested elections, ballots will be sent Nov. 21, with voting continuing through Jan. 4. Results of contested elections will be announced Jan. 8.

Directors will take office upon the adjournment of CUNA,s Annual General Meeting on Feb. 25 in Washington, D.C.

Nomination packets are available by calling 800-356-9655, ext. 4013; using the resource link; or e-mailing thanson@cuna.coop.


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