WASHINGTON (11/27/13)--Wendell Lyons, president/ CEO of the Kentucky Credit Union League, was elected chairman of the American Association of Credit Union Leagues at the group's recent annual meeting.
Scott Simpson, president/CEO of the Utah Credit Union Association, was elected to serve on the board.
Other AACUL board members include:
First Vice Chairman--Tracie Kenyon, president/CEO, Montana Credit Union Network;
Second Vice Chairman--John Radebaugh, president/CEO, North Carolina Credit Union League;
Treasurer--Mark Cummins, president/CEO, Minnesota Credit Union Network;
Immediate Past Chair--Bill Mellin, president/CEO, Credit Union Association of New York; and
Executive Director-- Susan E. Newton, executive vice president, System Relations, Credit Union National Association.
Also, Paul Mercer, president/CEO of the Ohio Credit Union League, was honored with AACUL's Eagle Award for his outstanding achievements, both at the league level and beyond; his dedication to credit union and personal principles; his unflagging focus on important issues; and for implementing new and creative ideas.
The Eagle Award is not given annually, but only when a recipient is deemed worthy of selection.