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Ballots go out for CCUL Board election; Four candidates vying for open seats

Wednesday, March 27, 2019   (0 Comments)
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Tier 3 Director Seat Candidates:
Melynda Champion
Melynda Champion
Santee Cooper CU
Travis Hall
Travis Hall
SC Nat'l Guard FCU
At-Large Director Seat Candidates:
Terri Hendrix
Terri Hendrix
TJ Wyman
TJ Wyman
Coastal CU
Elected Unopposed:
Jerry Gaillard
Tier 4 Director
Jerry Gaillard
Shuford FCU
Linda Weatherford
Tier 2 Director
Linda Weatherford

Credit union delegates of the Carolinas Credit Union League will vote for two board members among four candidates as the ballots go out for this year’s Board of Directors election.

The eleven-member board had the following four seats up for election:

(A) Tier 2 – Director from a South Carolina Credit Union credit union with assets between $100 million and $400 million dollars

(B) Tier 3 – Director from a South Carolina credit union with assets between $30 million and $100 million dollars

(C) Tier 4 – Director from a North Carolina credit union with assets less than $30 million dollars

(D) At-Large Tier - Director from either a North or South Carolina Credit Union

Running unopposed and elected by acclimation are Shuford FCU CEO Jerry Gaillard (NC Tier 4 Director) and SPC CU CEO Linda Weatherford (SC Tier 2 Director).

Vying for the SC Tier 3 Director seat is Santee Cooper CU CEO Melynda Champion and SC National Guard FCU CEO Travis Hall.

Candidates for the At-Large Director seat are Terri Hendrix and TJ Wyman. Hendrix is vice president of business development and community engagement at Carolina Foothills FCU, and Wyman is senior vice president and chief retail officer at Coastal Credit Union.

All ballots were mailed out on March 21 to credit unions that have submitted voting credentials. Completed ballots must be returned to Cantey, Tiller, Pierce & Green, LLC no later than midnight May 5. If you have misplaced your delegate credentials form or ballot materials, or need clarification on the process, please contact CCUL’s Jessica Hendrix (

Results of the board election will be announced at the Business Meeting held during the League’s 2019 Annual Meeting on June 4, 2019. To register for Annual Meeting, go to

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