Tom Dorety, president/CEO of Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union in Tampa, Fla., was recently elected to the board of the
National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF). Board elections took place at NCUF’s board meeting on Dec. 18 and the terms are effective as of January 1, 2014.
“Tom is a longtime champion and supporter of the Foundation,” said Gigi Hyland, NCUF Executive Director. “I look forward to working with him and the NCUF board to improve people’s financial lives through our programs and grants.”
Dorety takes the board seat previously occupied by Rudy Hanley, president/CEO, SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union in Santa Ana, Calif. Tom with serve along side fellow Floridaian Laida Garcia, president/CEO of floridacentral Credit Union in Tampa, Fla. who is the board chairman.
The NCUF board is very diverse. The 13 voting seats on the
NCUF Board include representatives of natural person credit unions, national organizations serving credit unions, corporate credit unions, state credit union foundations, state leagues, and an at-large position.