2020 Board of Directors Election
As a member of First Education Federal Credit Union, you have a say in how the Credit Union is run. This control comes through your right to vote for the Board of Directors. The Board then appoints other committee members and sets policy for the Credit Union.First Education uses a Nominating Committee/Mail Ballot System to elect its Directors. A Nominating Committee, appointed by the Chair of the Board, reviewed candidates for the two Board vacancies and nominated Bruce Curl and Mary Quast to fill these vacancies.
Information on the candidates:
Bruce Curl has been on the First Education Federal Credit Union Board of Directors since 1997 and is a past board chair. Bruce spent more than 37 years in college and university human resource, including 23 years at LCCC, 5 years at the University of Wyoming and 9 years in Illinois. He holds master’s degrees in business and administration. Bruce and his wife Martie live in Cheyenne.
Mary Quast has been a member of the Credit Union since high school and is seeking her first term on the Board of Directors. She received a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Wyoming and is a graduate of Leadership Cheyenne. Mary has served as the Community Relations Director at Laramie County School District 1 since 2003 and serves on the Board of the Cheyenne Schools Foundation. She and her husband Mike live in Cheyenne and have a blended family of five children and one grandchild.
Nominations from the floor at the Annual Meeting are not allowed and no ballot will be sent if the number of nominees equals the number of positions to be filled. The deadline for filing petitions to be placed on the ballot has passed. If you are interested in serving on the board or other committee, contact Jim Yates at 307-432-7400.