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 20, 2018. All members are encouraged and welcome to attend SIU Credit Union’s Annual Meeting.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 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:
- Kyle Harfst began serving SIU Credit Union as a member of the Credit Committee in 2008 before being elected as a board member in 2017. He currently Chairs the Supervisory Committee. He also serves on the board of six other non-profit organizations in the region. Kyle is Executive Director of SIU Research Park and resides in Carterville. Prior to coming to SIU in 1994, Kyle worked at a credit union for over nine years.
- Barbara Humphrey retired from SIU in 2002 as an Administrative Aide in the College of Business (1968-2002). She has been on the SIU Credit Union Board since 1989, and has served on the Credit, Finance, Membership and Personnel Committees. Humphrey currently Chairs the Credit Committee. She resides in Royalton.
- Deb Nelson began serving SIU Credit Union as a member of the Credit Committee in 2017. She joined the Board in April of 2018 after Board Member, Gary Drake, passed away. She is currently a member of the Supervisory Committee. Deb, a double graduate of Southern Illinois University, is now also employed there. She resides in Carterville.
- Mark Peterson first served on the Credit Committee in 2007 and later that year joined the Board of Directors. He left the Board in 2010 and rejoined in 2017. He is currently Vice Chairman of the Board and Chairs the Finance Committee, as well as a member of the ALCO Committee. Mark joined the faculty in the SIU College of Business in 1997, where he is currently Associate Dean. He has three children and two grandchildren and resides in Carterville.
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 Friday, February 1, 2019.
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