MADISON, Wis. (6/10/08)--The CUNA Mutual Group board of directors named two new members to its board, replacing two retiring directors.
The new members are: Robert J. Marzec, retired partner from PricewaterhouseCoopers, Minneapolis; and Randy M. Smith, president/CEO, Randolph-Brooks FCU, Live Oak, Texas. Marzec retired from PricewaterhouseCoopers in 2002 as a partner in the assurance and business advisory services practices. He was with the firm for 36 years. Smith has been president/CEO of Randolph-Brooks FCU since 1987. They replace Neil Springer, managing director, Springer and Associates, Wheaton, Ill.; and James L. Bryan Sr., retired president/CEO, Texans CU, Richardson, Texas. Springer and Bryan’s terms ended May 29. Marzec and Smith join board members:
* Eldon R. Arnold, retired president/CEO, CEFCU, Peoria, Ill.; * Loretta M. Burd, president/CEO, Centra CU, Columbus, Ind.; * William B. Eckhardt, president/CEO, Alaska USA FCU, Anchorage, Alaska; * Joseph J. Gasper, retired president/CEO, Nationwide Insurance, Dublin, Ohio; * Bert J. Hash Jr., president/CEO, Municipal Employees CU of Baltimore, Inc., Baltimore, Md.; * Victoria W. Miller, retired executive vice president and chief financial officer, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.; * C. Alan Peppers, president/CEO, Westerra CU, Denver, Colo.; * Farouk D.G. Wang, director, buildings and grounds management, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii; * Larry T. Wilson, president/CEO, Coastal FCU, Raleigh, N.C.; and * James W. Zilinski, retired chairman, president/CEO, Berkshire Life Insurance Company of America, Pittsfield, Mass.