2021 ANNUAL MEETING AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTION

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Annual Meeting

Each year, Signal Financial Federal Credit Union (Signal Financial) holds an Annual Meeting in accordance with our bylaws in order to:

  • Update members on the status and health of their credit union;
  • Review old and address new business items; and
  • Announce newly elected or re-elected volunteers to serve on the Board of Directors.

All members are invited to attend the 2021 Annual Meeting.

April 22, 2021
Starts at 6:00 pm
Location: TBD

Please email Alexis Santos at asantos@signalfinancialfcu.org if you plan to attend.

Board of Directors Election

Each year, and in accordance with National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) election procedures, the Signal Financial Board of Directors appoints a Nominating Committee to administer the election for open Board positions. For the 2021 Election, there will be a couple incumbent positions under consideration.

The Nominating Committee is accepting applications from members to fill these openings until December 6, 2020. This formal communication to all Signal Financial members is the first step in the annual election process.

At a minimum, candidates must:

  1. Be a current member, at least 21 years of age and in good standing with Signal Financial;
  2. Have served on Signal Financial’s Supervisory Committee or have other similar previous credit union experience; and
  3. Be able to be bonded through the credit union’s insurance company.

If you’re interested, click here to apply.

To qualify, all applicants must submit a completed application, by no later than December 6, 2020. The Nominating Committee will review all submissions and nominate applicants based upon their qualifications.

Qualifications

Volunteers seeking to become a Director at Signal Financial should meet the following qualifications:

  • Ability to set direction and envision long-term strategies that will help achieve credit union goals;
  • Awareness & understanding of the needs & concerns of our members;
  • Ability and desire to encourage new members to join Signal Financial;
  • Knowledge of the local & national economy;
  • Ability and willingness to volunteer significant time and knowledge to Signal Financial; and
  • Ability and willingness to serve as a cohesive member of a high-performance team.

Please email Alexis Santos at asantos@signalfinancialfcu.org for additional qualifications and information.

ELECTION

Any candidate not selected to run by the Nominating Committee has the option of running by petition by obtaining the authorized signatures of one percent (1%) of the total Signal Financial membership (229 as of 10/31/19). For the purpose of verification, these authorized signatures must be accompanied by the member’s printed name and address. Nominations by Petition must be received no later than February 11, 2021.