LYNCHBURG, Va. (5/18/10)--The Virginia Credit Union League announced individuals who have been elected/re-elected to its board of directors. They are:
* Robert “Bob” Petty, Bronco FCU, Franklin--at-large director; * Paul Phillips, Freedom First FCU, Roanoke--at-large director; * Karen Orie, Hampton (Va.) Roads Educators’ CU--representing credit unions in the Hampton Roads and Tidewater chapters with less than $50 million in assets; * Stan Leicester, BayPort CU, Newport News--representing credit unions in the Hampton Roads and Tidewater chapters with $50 million or more in assets; * Iris Ellis, Assurance FCU, Richmond--representing credit unions in the Richmond and Southside chapters with less than $50 million in assets, and * Cliff DeMars, Roanoke (Va.) Postal Employees FCU--representing credit unions with $50 million or more in assets in the Lynchburg, Piedmont, Roanoke Valley, and Southwestern Virginia chapters.
Orie was elected to a two-year term, serving the remainder of Michael Guida’s term. Guida recently retired from membersTrust CU, Virginia Beach. All others were re-elected to three-year terms. Results were announced at the league’s May 8 annual meeting.
The league board also held a reorganization meeting and elected executive committee members. They are:
* Chairman, Petty; * Vice chairman, Suzanne Hughes, University of Virginia Community CU, Charlottesville; * Treasurer, Phillips; and * Secretary, Cheryl Dickerson, Fairfax City (Va.) FCU.
Leicester remains on the executive committee as immediate past chairman. The board also elected the executive committee for the league’s wholly owned subsidiary, Virginia Credit Union Services Inc. Members are:
* Chairman, Bill Cook, Northwest FCU, Herndon; * Vice chairman, Audrey Bollinger, Peoples Advantage FCU, Petersburg; * Treasurer, Phillips; and * Secretary, Barbara Lockard, Partners Financial FCU, Glen Allen.