Firefighters Credit Union is led by a nine member Board of Directors that are elected from the membership of the Credit Union. Each year, three individuals are elected to three year terms. The Credit Union is now accepting nominations for candidates to run in this year's election.
Board candidates must have the following qualifications: 1) be at least 18 years of age, 2) be a member of Firefighters Credit Union in good standing, 3) be able to attend at least 75% of scheduled monthly Board meetings, 4) be free of all conflicts of interest.
Board candidates must agree to the following if elected: 1) develop at least a working familiarity with the basic finance and accounting practices used by the Credit Union, including an understanding of the Credit Union's balance sheet and income statement; 2) direct the operations of the Credit Union in conformity with Federal and State laws and regulations and with sound business practices; 3) act in good faith in a manner reasonably believed to be in the best interests of the membership; 4) administer the affairs of the Credit Union fairly and impartially and without discrimination in favor of or against any particular member; 5) ensure that appropriate policies are in place to guide senior management in the fulfillment of their duties.
Each member of the Board of Directors is a non-compensated volunteer. For those interested in being a candidate for Board of Directors, please send an email to email@example.com with your full name, a bio of not more than 250 words. A picture of each candidate is appreciated, but not required. Nominations for the Board of Directors must be submitted by Friday, April 2nd, 2021.