We are excited to share the results of our Board Table Officer appointments. Mike Williams, CEO of Denver-based Colorado CU has been appointed to Board Chairman. Our previous longtime Chairman Carla Hedrick retired as CEO of Denver Community CU in the spring of 2017, leaving the Chairman spot vacant.
“Mike Williams will be an excellent Chairman to our board. He is forward-thinking, very well respected in the credit union community, and a strong supporter of the credit union movement,” says Doug Burke, CEO of CU Service Network. Williams has been CEO of $170M Colorado CU for the past 25 years. He also serves on the Board of the Mountain West Credit Union Foundation, is a member of the National Association of Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) Credit Union Advisory Board and Credit Union National Association (CUNA) State Governmental Affairs Sub-Committee. He has served on the Mountain West Credit Union Association (MWCUA) and Credit Union Strategic Partners (CUSP) and its predecessor, the Credit Union Association of Colorado, and CUSP Board of Directors from 2000 to 2013, most recently serving in the capacity of Chairman. Outside of his credit union commitments, Mike also serves on numerous nonprofit and church boards and committees.
The Vice Chair position will be taken over by Todd Marksberry, CEO of $2.3B Public Service CU. Prior to joining the PSCU team, Marksberry was a senior executive for SavvyMoney, and also spent 16 years with Delta Community Credit Union in Atlanta, Georgia, serving as Executive Vice President and COO. During his tenure at Delta Community, the credit union grew from $900 Million to $4.6 Billion in assets. Todd sits on the Board of Directors for CU Direct Connect, Extensia Financial, Mortgage Liquidity Solutions, Strategic Partners, CU Service Network, Dedicate to Graduate and Public Service Credit Union Foundation.
Scott McNeil, CEO of Lakewood, CO based Foothills CU will take over as Secretary/Treasurer. McNeil has been President of $98M Foothills Credit Union for over two decades. He has served on the Board of Credit Union Vendor Management, and is an active member of CUES and MWCUA. He has participated in numerous volunteer activities and promotes the advancement of credit unions through his ongoing efforts.
Please join us in congratulating our new Table Officers. What an incredible team we have on our board. Over 50 years of executive leadership betwen three people alone!