BEAVERTON, Ore. (12/2/08)--The Credit Union Association of Oregon (CUAO) seated its new board of directors at its recent Annual Business Meeting. Gene Pelham, president/CEO of Rogue FCU, Medford, was elected to serve as board chairman, representing District 2. Shirley Cate, president/CEO of Providence Health System FCU, Portland, and the previous board chair, will remain on the board representing District 3. Also returning are:
* Bill Anderson, president, Mid Oregon FCU, Bend, District 2, serving as treasurer; * Cameron Dickey, vice president of retail sales and service, Advantis CU, Milwaukie, District 3, vice chair; * Kevin Cole, COO, MaPS CU, Salem, District 5, secretary; and * Bob Newcomb, president, SELCO Community CU, Eugene, District 4.
Newly elected to the CUAO board are:
* Stan Baron, president/CEO, Chetco FCU, Harbor, District 4; * Steve Canfield, executive vice president, NW Preferred FCU, Tigard, District 1; * Rob Stuart, president/CEO, OnPoint Community CU, Portland, District 1, and * Jean Wheat-Palm, president/CEO, Valley Health and Postal Employees CU, Salem, District 5.