Join us each March
SIU Credit Union holds an annual meeting generally the third Tuesday of March. Our last annual meeting was held on Tuesday, March 16, 2021. All members are encouraged and welcome to attend SIU Credit Union’s Annual Meeting, but all will be asked to follow COVID protocols and adhere to social distancing.
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 5:15 p.m.
395 N. Giant City Road | Carbondale, IL
Meet our leadership team
Meet SIU Credit Union’s Board of Directors, Executive Management, and employees. President & CEO, Mike Lantrip, provides a credit union update including a recap of last year and plans for the future. A new Annual Report will be available at the meeting.
Our next annual meeting will be held at the Carbondale branch located at 395 N. Giant City Road at 5:15 p.m. We hope to see you there!
Election for Board of Directors
Elections for open seats on the SIU Credit Union Board of Directors are held at the Annual Meeting. The following nominees met all qualifications to be elected to the SIU Credit Union Board of Directors:
- JP Dunn, currently serving on SIU Credit Union Board, ALCO Committee, and Technology Committee and has been volunteering for nearly 20 years. JP is the Learning Management System Administrator at SIU-C where he has worked for 25 years. JP has worked with the Newman Center’s thanksgiving meal since 1990 and has been the coordinator for the last four years. JP spends a great deal of time volunteering cooking for the students at the Newman Center throughout the semester and if not behind the computer he would rather be behind the stove.
- Keith McDannel began serving SIU Credit Union as a member of the Supervisory Committee before being elected as a board member in June 2014. Before coming to SIU, Keith served as the chairman of the Board of Directors for the Southeastern Electric Employees Credit Union. Keith is an electrician for Southern Illinois Power Cooperative in Marion, IL. Keith is currently the president of the Unity Christian School Board as well as a school board member for the Agape Christian High School. He resides in Creal Springs and is also the Associate Pastor at Pittsburg Freewill Baptist Church.
- Jeff McGoy has been a proud volunteer, on the SIU Credit Union Board, for several years. Jeff works at SIU as the Director of Exploratory Student Advisement and the Center for Learning Support Services. He is an adjunct instructor for several local colleges, a motivational speaker and artist. Jeff is a native of Cairo, Illinois but resides in Carbondale. “Service to others is my passion. Helping others grow and see their full potential is very rewarding.”
Nominations for the vacancies may also be made by a petition signed by one percent (1%) of members with a minimum of twenty (20) and a maximum of five hundred (500) signatures. If there is more than one nominee per open position, an election by ballot will be held. However, the election will not be conducted by ballot when there is only one nominee for each vacancy. All nominations by petition must be sent to the attention of the Credit Union Secretary and received no later than Monday, February 1, 2021.
An official petition form may be obtained by writing to:
SIU Credit Union, Attn: Secretary, Board of Directors
P.O. Box 2888, Carbondale, IL 62902-2888