Canadian Credit Union Association

Board Committees

Audit & Risk Management Committee

The Audit & Risk Management Committee is responsible for providing oversight of the organization’s financial reporting, internal controls and enterprise risk management. Additionally, the Committee receives reports from, evaluates the performance of, and recommends to the Board the appointment of the external auditor. The Committee is comprised of the following five members of the Board of Directors and meets quarterly.

  • Gavin Toy, President & CEO, Prospera Credit Union, BC
  • George De La Rosa, CEO, Luminus Financial, ON
  • Paul Kelly, CEO, Connect First Credit Union, AB
  • Jennifer Mullen-Berube, Chief Brand & Innovation Officer, Assiniboine Credit Union, MB
  • Tammy Christopher, CEO, OMISTA Credit Union, NB
  • Shelley Besse, Chief Credit Officer, First West Credit Union, BC

Governance & Human Resources Committee

The Governance and Human Resources Committee is responsible for overseeing the governance process and taking steps, where necessary, to enhance the quality of governance at CCUA’s Board of Directors and Board committees. The Committee ensures that sound human resources policies are in place and implemented at CCUA.  In addition, the Committee conducts an annual performance review of the President and Chief Executive Officer of CCUA. The Committee is comprised of the following five members of the Board of Directors and meets quarterly.

  • Ken Shea, President & CEO, East Coast Credit Union, NS
  • Stephen Bolton, President & CEO, Libro Credit Union, ON
  • Linda Bowyer, CEO, First Credit Union, BC
  • Robert Moreau, President & CEO, UNI Financial Cooperation, NB
  • Jodi Chambers,  Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer, Cornerstone Credit Union, SK
  • Shelley Besse, Chief Credit Officer, First West Credit Union, BC