PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (8/24/09)--Gordon A. Simmons, president/CEO of Service CU, was re-elected chairman of the Defense Credit Union Council for the 2009-2010 term.
Simmons has more than 38 years of experience with credit unions, 34 of them at the Portsmouth, N.H.-based Service CU. He served as DCUC chairman for the past two years and during 2000-2002. He has been on the DCUC Board for 15 years, first elected as representative-at-large. Simmons also served as second vice chairman from 1996-1998 and as first vice chairman for the terms of 1998-1999 and 2006-2007. Simmons is chairman of America's Credit Union Museum Foundation, past board chairman of the New Hampshire Credit Union League, and past chairman of the Armed Forces Financial Network LLC. DCUC has 235 credit unions and more than 14 million members.