ALEXANDRIA, Va. (12/18/13)--Joseph Ostrowidzki has been tapped by the National Credit Union Administration for associate regional director for operations in the agency's Region III office.
Ostrowidzki succeeds Myra Toeppe, who was named Regional Director in September. He currently serves as a Region III Supervisory Examiner and will begin his new duties Dec. 29.
Ostrowidzki has more than 26 years of experience in regulating credit unions and joined the NCUA as an examiner in 1987. Prior to becoming a Supervisory Examiner in 2010, Ostrowidzki served as Director of Insurance in Region III. He also has held positions as a supervision analyst, insurance analyst and training specialist.
Based in Atlanta, NCUA's Region III presently oversees federally insured credit unions in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee and the U.S. Virgin Islands. At the start of 2014, Ohio will move to Region II, and Arkansas and Louisiana will become part of Region III.