Credit Union 24, Tallahassee, Fla., announced the following people were elected to its board: James Smith, Singing River FCU; Paul Numbers, Jr., State Employees CU; Bradley Blake, Florida State University CU and Alvin Cowans, McCoy FCU. Officers are Blake (chair), Joan Nolan, IBM Southeast Employees FCU (vice chair) and Becky Hulett, 121 Financial CU (secretary/treasurer).
DuPont Community CU, Waynesboro, Va., announced that Everett Campbell was re-elected and Timothy Simmons was elected to the board. The CU also hired Steve Hildebrand as VP of marketing, and promoted Eugene Rankin to credit manager and Kimberly McClamroch to mortgage loan manager.
James Peters, BSA compliance officer/loss prevention advisor for SACU, San Antonio, was inducted into the Credit Professionals International Hall of Fame, and Pat Evans, mortgage compliance officer, was installed as the president of Credit Professionals International.
Carolina Trust FCU, Myrtle Beach, S.C., hired Leah Haselden as a teller at the Johnsonville branch, Kayla Goodwin as a teller at its 21st Avenue N. branch, Chance Blanton as member service representative at the Johnsonville branch, and Jen Learned as teller at the 21st Avenue N. branch.
Spokane Teachers CU, Spokane, Wash., hired Russell Palmer as card services manager, and named Tracy Malley branch manager of its Spokane Valley office and Brandy Schloss manager of its South office.
myCUmortgage, Fairborn, Ohio, named Steve Scheid VP of finance, CUSOs.
Coastal FCU, Raleigh, N.C., announced the election of Joan Nelson as chairwoman of its board and appointed Chuck Purvis CEO.
Shruti Miyashiro and Benson Porter
joined the board of directors of CO-OP Financial Services, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
TEG FCU, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., hired Keith Kurman as VP of sales, service and branch operations.
CMG Mortgage Insurance Company, San Francisco, promoted Scott Romesburg to VP of operations.
Maryann Schaffer was named controller and accounting department supervisor at Catholic FCU, Saginaw, Mich.
Travis CU, Vacaville, Calif., appointed Francine Boards VP of business lending.
US Federal Credit Union, Burnsville, Minn., announced that Dan Smith and Anne Ziebell were re-elected to its board of directors, and Doug Vickers was elected for the first time.
Business Lending Group, LLC, Oshkosh, Wis., in partnership with CitizensFirst CU, hired John Hill as VP of commercial lending.
CU Direct Corp., announced results of its board of directors elections. All three board members, Diana Dykstra, president, California and Nevada Credit Union League; Donna Bland, CEO of The Golden 1 CU; and Sterling Nielsen, CEO of Mountain America CU; were re-elected to new three-year terms. The board, and Board Chairman Joe Brancucci, CEO of GTE FCU, recognized outgoing board member Larry Wilson, CEO of Coastal FCU, with an excellence award. Wilson will be retiring after 38 years at Coastal. Separately, Henry Wirz, CEO of SAFE CU, and Marge McNaught, CEO of Premier America CU, were recognized for their long and distinguished service to CU Direct.
During the company's Shareholder's Meeting, the board, along with chairman, Joe Brancucci, GTE Federal's president & CEO, recognized outgoing board member Larry Wilson, president & CEO of Coastal Federal Credit Union. Wilson, who will be retiring after 38 years in the credit union industry this month, has served on CU Direct's board of directors since 2004. During the meeting, Brancucci presented Wilson with an excellence award for his service and contributions to CU Direct.
SECU, Linthicum, Md., named Youssef Moradi a business relationship banker.
Andrews FCU, Suitland, Md., mourns the passing of Colonel Clifford Reese, a 55-year member of the credit union movement who served on the CU's board for more than 18 years