CHEROKEE, Iowa (5/28/10)--Iowa Gov. Chet Culver appointed Jeff Hayes, president/CEO of North Star Community CU, to serve a three-year term as a member of the Iowa Credit Union Review Board. The seven-member board works with the Division of Credit Unions in the Iowa Department of Commerce to supervise the state’s credit union industry (chronicletimes.com May 27). The Division of Credit Unions’ mission is to protect the interests of credit union depositors and shareholders by enforcing laws related to credit unions. “Jeff embodies the spirit and philosophy of the credit union movement and will serve the state well in his role as board member of the Iowa Credit Union Division,” Patrick S. Jury, president/CEO of the Iowa Credit Union League, told News Now. North Star Community CU, based in Cherokee, Iowa, has $54 million in assets.