ARLINGTON, Va. (4/19/11)--Robert Meza has been appointed to the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) Board of Directors by NASCUS Chairman Tom Candon. Meza is director of financial institutions for the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. He is filling an unexpired term ending in September that was held by Michigan Commissioner Ken Ross, who left the Michigan agency Friday. Meza was appointed director of Illinois’ Financial Institutions Division in February 2008. Prior to his work at the agency, he was with Williams Acosta PLLC, a Detroit-based law firm. He also served in various leadership roles as an attorney with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights in New York and the Chicago Transit Authority. With one of the largest state-chartered credit union communities Meza will offer a broad perspective to the board, said NASCUS President/CEO Mary Martha Fortney.