Board Elections

The official ballot for the 2018 NAFCU Board of Directors Elections will be emailed to the membership on April 25. 

Please be sure to look for, and whitelist, the following email address to ensure that you receive all election emails: NAFCU@election-america.com.

The At-Large (three-year term) race has two seats available; nominated candidates include (sequence determined by lot by the election teller):

  • Debra Schwartz, incumbent (Mission Federal Credit Union, California); 
  • Robert L. Fisher, incumbent (Grow Financial Federal Credit Union, Florida); and
  • Francois Verleysen (Signal Financial Federal Credit Union, Maryland).

The At-Large (two-year term) race has one seat available; nominated candidates include (sequence determined by lot by the election teller):

  • Travis Kasten (Service First Federal Credit Union, South Dakota); and
  • Jim Kenyon, incumbent (Whitefish Credit Union, Montana).

Board of Directors 2018 Election Schedule

February 28

Election announcement email/letter to all member chairs, with a copy to the credit union’s president/CEO/manager

March 12

Deadline for candidate applications to be sent to the Nominating Committee.

March 26

Nominating Committee deadline for selecting slate of candidates.

April 4

Nominating ballots sent (at-large & regional); sent to president/CEO/manager.

April 18

Deadline for return of nominating ballots with write-ins (if applicable). Nominated candidates are notified.

April 23

Deadline for candidates to notify NAFCU secretary of his/her willingness to serve.

April 25

Official ballots sent (at-large & regional); sent to president/CEO/manager.

May 9

Deadline for return of official ballots.

May 16
(approximate)

 

Elected (and non-elected) candidates notified within five business days of the NAFCU secretary receiving the official results from the election teller.

May 23
(approximate)

Elections certified within seven calendar days of notification of candidates.

June 19
 

Official announcement of election results at annual business meeting held during NAFCU's 51st Annual Conference & Solutions Expo in Seattle, WA, June 19-22, 2018.

For more information, please contact:

Leann Obermeier, Executive Assistant
(703) 842-2239 or lobermeier@nafcu.org