June 11, 2021

Mancini to join NAFCU's Board of Directors; Grinnell, Schlehuber re-elected

NAFCUNAFCU has announced the results of its Board of Directors election. A new board member, Frank Mancini, President and CEO of Connex Credit Union (North Haven, Conn.), will fill the position of board member and current Board Chair Debra Schwartz, President and CEO of Mission Federal Credit Union (San Diego, Calif.), whose final term will be completed in July. In addition, NAFCU Board Secretary Brian Schools announced Lisa Schlehuber, CEO of Elements Financial Federal Credit Union (Indianapolis, Ind.) was re-elected to her at-large seat and Gary Grinnell, President and CEO of Corning Federal Credit Union (Corning, N.Y.) was re-elected outright to the Eastern Region Director position after running uncontested.

"I am thrilled to welcome Frank to the NAFCU Board of Directors and congratulate Gary and Lisa on their successful re-elections," said NAFCU Board Chair Debra Schwartz. "It has been an honor to serve as a NAFCU Board member and I have enjoyed working closely with such an outstanding board. The role of the NAFCU Board of Directors is to guide the association as it builds strategic plans for its advocacy, compliance assistance, and education opportunities. I am confident that the experience and insights brought to the NAFCU Board of Directors by Frank will benefit the overall mission."

The new terms will officially begin at the close of NAFCU's annual business meeting – scheduled for July 27 at the association's headquarters in Arlington, Va.

NAFCU will announce the board's new officers following the annual business meeting.