BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (10/16/09)--Ron Summerall, CEO of Alabama Teachers CU in Gadsden, Ala., was elected Oct. 9 to fill the vacant Class C seat on the board of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions (LSCU).
“Ron is very involved at the chapter level and has a great interest in legislative and regulatory advocacy, which will make him a valuable addition,” said Patrick La Pine, LSCU president/CEO. Summerall served as CEO of Alabama Teachers CU for more than 14 years. Under his leadership, the credit union tripled in size. Summerall also was recently honored as the Alabama Credit Union Manager’s Association “CEO of the Year.” Voting for the seat was open to all affiliated credit unions in Alabama, and began Sept. 28 and closed Oct. 9. The LSCU board consists of eight representatives from Alabama credit unions and eight from Florida credit unions. Current directors will serve staggered terms. The LSCU represents 332 Alabama and Florida credit unions.