ARLINGTON, Va. (9/11/08)--The National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) announced that Ed Bigby, president/CEO of Norbel CU in Fort Collins, Colo., will serve as a director on the NASCUS Credit Union Executive Council. The announcement was made by NASCUS Credit Union Advisory Council Chairman Mendell Thompson of America's Christian CU, Glendora, Calif. Bigby, a 40-year veteran of the financial services industry, has served in the credit union industry since the mid 1970s. He is a NASCUS committee member and the NASCUS state liaison for Colorado. He also has served on the boards of the Credit Union Association of Colorado and the Credit Union Executives Society. He will fill the unexpired term vacated by Rick Schmidtke, Harborstone CU, Tacoma, Wash., who is retiring. Bigby's term began Monday and will run until September 2009. The NASCUS Credit Union Advisory Council is governed by the Executive Council, a group of 12 directors who are credit union executives from around the country.