The Board of Directors of Connect First Credit Union invite our valued members to put their names forward as candidates to run for the Board. Our member-elected Board of Directors works to ensure that we’re a forward-looking, responsible and effective credit union, driven by what matters most: our members and our communities.
Here's everything you need to know about the nomination and election process for Directors, a guide on how to submit your application, and the accountabilities and representation we seek in candidates this year.
Application Deadline: November 6, 2017 | Online Voting Opens: January 19, 2018
We’re actively recruiting a diverse group of highly engaged, passionate, community-minded members who share our commitment to making money make a difference to join our 2018 Board of Directors.
Annually, the Board reviews the composite skills and experience set represented on the Board to determine its future and ongoing needs. In 2018, we are looking for individuals who can contribute to the governance of the credit union through the following professional skills, expertise, or background:
Beyond skills and experience, the perspective that an individual adds is also important. We strive to have a Board that is representative of our members and communities. We believe diversity promotes the inclusion of different perspectives and ideas, mitigates against ‘group think’, and ensures our credit union has the opportunity to benefit from all available talent. Our diversity goals seek to ensure we have relevant representation in terms of:
Review the 2018 Board of Director Elections Candidate Guide prior to completing the nomination form below.