CREDIT UNION OF DENVER’S OFFICIAL CALL FOR NOMINATIONS 2019 ELECTION
Volunteers are the backbone of Credit Union of Denver. For over 87 years, the credit union has provided value and financial stability to its members. This accomplishment can be attributed to the expertise of the past and present volunteers. Volunteers determine the direction of the credit union and approve policies that govern the credit union’s operations and growth.
As a member of the credit union, you are eligible to run for an elected office if you are at least 21 years of age, bondable, and a member in good standing. In addition, you must be genuinely interested in the future of your credit union, provide leadership, and serve the members and community by demonstrating sound judgment in financial and business matters.
BASIC FUNCTIONS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, SUPERVISORY AND CREDIT COMMITTEES
BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Board members are responsible for establishing policies for the credit union operations and activities. They provide leadership through sound judgment in business and financial matters involving members and the community. The Board of Directors meets once a month. Board members also serve on various committees that meet occasionally as needed. Three, 3-year term positions are open on the Board of Directors.
SUPERVISORY COMMITTEE: Supervisory Committee is responsible for the accurate financial reporting and safeguarding members’ assets through auditing and supervision of our operations as governed by the bylaws and the state and federal regulators. This committee meets once a month. Three, 3-year term positions and two, 1-year term positions are open on the Supervisory Committee.
CREDIT COMMITTEE: Credit Committee members are responsible for evaluating member loan requests on a fair and impartial basis. The Credit Committee must ensure compliance with relevant state and federal laws that affect lending guidelines. This committee meets monthly and corresponds via email once a week or as often as needed. Two, 3-year term positions are open on the Credit Committee.
NOMINATIONS CLOSE TUESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2019 Candidates can be nominated by applying to the Nomination/Election Committee, or by petition. For more information, or to get in touch with a Nomination/Election Committee Member, please contact Katie Danek-Sodt at 303.239.1113.
NOMINATION | ELECTION COMMITTEE MEMBERS:
Board of Directors: Michael Chevarria, Lee Allen, Donna Piazza
Supervisory Committee: Phil Wilson
Credit Committee: Julie Bellot
Committee Liaison and Staff Contact: Katie Danek-Sodt, 303.239.1113.
As a member-owner of Credit Union of Denver, your support is vital to the success of your credit union. There will not be an election conducted by ballot if there is one candidate or less for each position to be filled.
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