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Election Qualifications

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Be a part of Jefferson Financial FCU leadership


Jefferson Financial is owned and directed by its members. If you are a member and wish to take a leadership role in the Credit Union, consider running for a seat on our Board of Directors.

Qualifications for positions on elective or volunteer committee include:

Green Arrow Bullet18 years minimum age
Green Arrow BulletCurrent and continuous membership of twelve (12) months or more in the Credit Union
Green Arrow BulletCredit rating sufficient to qualify the candidate for Credit Union lending services at the time of candidacy as determined by a credit check authorized by the candidate
Green Arrow BulletNo record of felony convictions
Green Arrow BulletNo previous or pending litigation against the Credit Union
Green Arrow BulletNot employed by the Credit Union at the time of qualifying for election or appointment to the Board of Directors
Green Arrow BulletCompletion of appropriate orientation and training prior to the date of the election or appointment

 

Applications to be nominated by the Nomination Committee must be received no later than January 1, 2019. Please note that requirements and qualifications to serve must be met in order to appear on the ballot and are not indicative of a nomination from the committee.

Applications by petition must be received no later than February 1, 2019, and must be signed by 1% of or 440 active Credit Union members. Applications should be submitted to Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; Attention: Secretary of the Board; 7701 Airline Drive; Metairie, Louisiana 70003.

All elections will be conducted by ballot with no nominations from the floor.

Re-Elected Board Members
Employment:
Network Administrative Assistant, Jefferson Parish Public School System; 1974 -2015

Activities:
Member of Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1974 - Present
Board Member, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1995 - Present
Chairman, CEO Evaluation/Compensation Committee; 1997 and 2011
Chairperson, Social Committee; 2009 - Present
Board Vice-Chairman; 2000 - 2009
Board Treasurer; 1998 - 2000
Board Secretary; 1995 - 1997
Member, Facilities Committee; 2003; - Present
Member, Governance Committee; 2002 - Present
Member, Asset and Liability Committee; 1995- Present
Member, Election Procedures Committee; 2003
Member, Length of Service Recognition Committee; 2003 - Present
Member, Bylaws Committee; 2002
Member, Building Committee, 1997 and 2010
Member, CEO Selection Committee; 1996
Education Committee; 1992 - 1995

Education/Certifications:
Graduate, Immaculata High School
Employment:
Visual Technology Services Technician, Ochsner; 1976 - Present

Activities:
Board Member, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 2009 - Present
President, Foundation Federal Credit Union; 2008 - 2009
Secretary, Foundation Federal Credit Union; 2004 - 2008
Assistant Pastor, Nineveh Baptist Church; 1996 - Present
Teacher, National Baptist Congress of Christian Workers/National Youth Convention (NBCA, Inc.); 1991 - Present
Member, Foundation Federal Credit Union; 1976 - 2009

Education/Certifications:
Christian Bible School; 2006
Union Baptist College and Theological Seminary; 1996
Southern University of New Orleans; 1976, 1980
East Jefferson High School; 1975
Employment:
Owner, Horne Enterprises; 1990 - Present
Manager, Southeast Regional Office Pupil Transportation Safety Institute, Inc.; 1999 - 2005
Superintendent, Jefferson Parish Public School System; 1991 - 1992
Assistant Superintendent, Jefferson Parish Public School System; 1975 - 1991
Planning Consultant, Jefferson Parish Public School System; 1969 - 1975
English Instructor, Loyola University; 1966 - 1967
English Instructor, Southeastern Louisiana University; 1963 - 1964
English Instructor, Louisiana State University of New Orleans; Summer 1963
Teacher, Jefferson Parish Public School System; 1960 - 1963 and 1964 - 1969

Activities:
Board Member, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1989 - Present
Member, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1973 - Present
Secretary; 2009 - 2010
Chairman; 2005 - 2009
Security Officer; 2002 - 2005
Vice-Chairman; 1995 - 1996
Chairman, Bylaws Committee; 2000 - 2001 and 2002 - 2003
Member, ALCO Committee; 2005 - Present
Member, Compensation Committee; 1993 - 1994 and  1996 - 1997
Member, Facilities Committee; 1992 - 1993 and 2003 - 2007
Member, Governance Committee; 2002 - 2007
Supervisory Committee; 1987 - 1988
 
Education/Certifications:
M.Ed. Degree, Southeastern Louisiana University; 1964
B.A. Degree, Tulane University; 1960
High School Diploma, Clarksville High School (AR); 1956
LA Teaching Certificate; 1960 - Present
LA Teaching Certificate Administrative Endorsements; 1975, 1982 - Present
Louisiana Department of Education School Bus Driver Trainer, Master Instructor; 2004 - Present
Louisiana Department of Education School Bus Driver Trainer; 1976 - 2004