I am humbled by your confidence, yet excited to get to work on some new initiatives I believe will build upon the work we’ve already accomplished as an organization,
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 13, 2015
This past weekend the AACUC selected Tim Anderson, President/CEO of GPO Federal Credit Union, Washington, DC, as the new Chairman. He succeeds Lynette Smith, President/CEO, Washington Gas Light FCU, who completed a two year term. Mr. Anderson, who is moving from the position of Treasurer for AACUC, will be the 8th chairperson to lead the national organization. “I am humbled by your confidence, yet excited to get to work on some new initiatives I believe will build upon the work we’ve already accomplished as an organization,” Mr. Anderson shared with the Board of Directors following the annual conference which ended on August 8.
Mr. Anderson is a graduate of the University of Maryland University College, where he serves as adjunct professor, with a BS degree in Business Management and an MBA in Finance. He has over 30 years of financial services experience at credit unions and banks, serving in a myriad of capacities including board director for credit unions and CUSOs. His work history encompasses Vice President and COO at American Spirit Federal Credit Union; Vice President and COO at the Treasury Department Federal Credit Union; Manager at the United States Senate Federal Credit Union; Vice President of Operations at Equitable and Independence Banks; and, Assistant Vice President and Financial Center Manager at BB&T and M&T Banks.
Also at the AACUC Annual Meeting, the membership elected one new board member, Adrian S. Johnson, SVP and CFO of MECU of Baltimore, Inc., and re-instated incumbents Timothy L. Anderson and Tonita Webb, Chief Administrative Officer of Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union. The Board selected its executive officers, Timothy L. Anderson, as Chairman; Mark S. Brantley, Esq., Board Member of Municipal CU of New York, as Vice Chairman; Tonita Webb as Secretary; and Adrian S. Johnson as Treasurer. Additional board directors include: Helen Godfrey Smith, President/CEO of Shreveport FCU; Sheilah Montgomery, President/CEO (retired) of Credit Union of Atlanta; Ed Presnell, SVP of Administration for SRP FCU; Lynette Smith, President/CEO of Washington Gas Light FCU; Maurice Smith, President/CEO of Local Government FCU; and Barbara Stephens, President/CEO (retired) of Houston Metropolitan FCU as Board Director Emeritus.
The African-American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC) was created to increase the strength of the global credit union community. We are a non-profit organization of African-American professionals and volunteers in the credit union industry.