Canadian Credit Union Association

2020 Election Results: Board of Directors Canadian Credit Union Association

April 6, 2020 – Toronto, ON – The Canadian Credit Union Association (CCUA) is pleased to announce the results of the CCUA Board of Directors election completed on April 2, 2020. Directors were elected or acclaimed by credit union Peer Groups 1 and 3.

Following are the directors that will join the Board at the CCUA Annual General Meeting on May 4, 2020:

Peer Group 1

  • Stephen Bolton, CEO, Libro Credit Union, ON
  • Paul Kelly, CEO, Connect First Credit Union, AB
  • Robert Moreau, CEO, UNI Financial Cooperation, NB
  • Jennifer Mullen-Berube, Chief Brand & Innovation Officer, Assiniboine Credit Union, MB

Peer Group 3

  • Linda Bowyer, CEO, First Credit Union, BC
  • George De La Rosa, CEO, Luminus Financial, ON

As of May 4th, the CCUA Board, will consist of 11 directors representing credit union leaders from every region of Canada, and representing credit unions of all sizes. The five Central representatives have all agreed to step down from the Board as of the AGM.

Following is the full CCUA Board for 2020:

Peer Group 1

  • Shelley Besse, Chief Credit Officer, First West Credit Union, BC
  • Stephen Bolton, CEO, Libro Credit Union, ON
  • Paul Kelly, CEO, Connect First Credit Union, AB
  • Robert Moreau, CEO, UNI Financial Cooperation, NB
  • Jennifer Mullen-Berube, Chief Brand & Innovation Officer, Assiniboine Credit Union, MB
  • Gavin Toy, CEO, Prospera Credit Union, BC

Peer Group 2

  • Allison Chaytor-Loveys, CEO, Newfoundland & Labrador Credit Union, NL
  • Ken Shea, CEO, East Coast Credit Union, NS
  • Glenn Stang, CEO, Synergy Credit Union, SK

Peer Group 3

  • Linda Bowyer, CEO, First Credit Union, BC
  • George De La Rosa, CEO, Luminus Financial, ON

The Peer Group election process was overseen by the CCUA Nominations & Elections Committee, consisting of:

  • Gavin Toy, Committee Chair and CCUA Board Representative
  • Glenn Stang, CCUA Board Representative
  • Annette Revet, Peer Group 1 Representative from Conexus Credit Union, SK
  • Janet Grantham, Peer Group 2 Representative from Mainstreet Credit Union, ON
  • Lisa Loughery, Peer Group 3 Representative from Bayview Credit Union, NB