CUNA Mutual Group announced late last week that Robert Trunzo, president of CUNA Mutual Group's Insurance and Financial Services, will be its next CEO. Current CEO Jeff Post will retire at the end of the year with Trunzo officially taking over on Jan. 1, 2014.
“Bob is uniquely qualified to carry on the work we started nine years ago to help credit unions, their members, small business owners and America’s farmers reach their financial goals. He has been an integral part of what we built and is the best person to carry the vision forward,” Post said in a statement.
Trunzo joined CUNA Mutual Group in 2005. Among the jobs he held before CUNA Mutual group included the Secretary of Commerce under former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and the Board of Directors of the American Council of Life Insurers. He also served as chairman of the Southeast Wisconsin Professional Baseball Park Board of Directors, which oversaw the design, financing and construction of Miller Park, home of the Milwaukee Brewers. Post will remain with CUNA Mutual Group for six months following his retirement to help with the transition. Visit the
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