WASHINGTON (1/14/09)--News Now
editor David Klavitter is
leaving the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) after 10 years to rejoin a Dubuque, Iowa-credit union for which he worked earlier in his career. Klavitter will join Dupaco Community CU as senior vice president of marketing and communication, starting Feb. 9. He previously worked on Dupaco's marketing staff from 1996 to 1999 before joining CUNA. "We are excited to welcome him back to our credit union family and onto our senior management team as he is the perfect fit to lead brand Dupaco into the future," Dupaco President/CEO Bob Hoefer said in a release. Klavitter has been vice president of editorial communications in CUNA's Washington office for six years, where his duties have included editing News Now
. Before that he held editorial and public relations positions for four years in the CUNA Madison office. Dupaco has $545 million in assets.