CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (11/7/12)--The Tennessee Credit Union League has named its chief lobbyist, Fred Robinson, to succeed Tom Gaines as president/CEO.
Robinson has been with the Tennessee league for 29 years. For the past six years, as vice president of governmental affairs, Robinson has overseen the state's political arena for the league and conducted strategic planning. He has coordinated grassroots activities with credit union members, and led the league's Tennessee Political Action Committee.
Robinson is an advisory committee member for U.S. Congressman Stephen Fincher, a committee member of Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, a member of the Tennessee Lobbyist Association, a member of the Tennessee State Political Action Committee and a member of the Tennessee department of Financial Institution's Credit Union Task Force.
Gaines, who has been with the league for 24 years, will remain on staff through the end of the year.