SEATTLE (8/26/08)--The National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) elected new officers and board members during its annual meeting Aug. 22 in Seattle. The board elected Tom Candon, deputy commissioner, Vermont Department of Banking, Insurance Securities and Health Care Administration, as chairman-elect, and Suzanne Cowan, director of the Wisconsin Office of Credit Unions, as secretary/treasurer. NASCUS Chairman George Reynolds, Georgia, will remain chairman one more year. Mary Hughes, financial institutions bureau chief of the Idaho Department of Finance, was elected to a one-year term on the board. The board also elected three incumbents to three-year board terms:
* Jim Forney, director, Iowa Department of Commerce; * Roger Little, deputy commissioner, Michigan Office of Insurance and Regulation; and * Orla Beth Peck, supervisor of credit unions, Utah Department of Financial Institutions.
The board recognized Harold Feeney, commissioner of the Texas Credit Union Department, for his service on the NASCUS Board. He is a past chairman and has been on the board more than 20 years.