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Election Qualifications

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. Interested parties should contact Board Nomination Committee Chairman L.A. Grossimon at 504.833.0555.

Qualifications for positions on elective or volunteer committee include:

Green Arrow Bullet18 years minimum age
Green Arrow BulletCurrent continuous membership for 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, 2018. 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, 2018, 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.
Board Members up for Re-Election
Employment:
Self-employed, Louisiana Coast Guard Certified Hunting and Fishing Guide; 2011 - Present
Director of Human Resources, Jefferson Parish Government; December 2000 - 2011
Teacher/Counselor/Assistant Principal/Principal, Jefferson Parish Public School System; 1969 - 2000

Activities:
Board of Directors, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1997 - Present
Member, Supervisory Committee, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1993 - 1997
Member, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1971 - Present

Education/Certifications:
B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University; 1969
Completed Certification Requirements, St. Mary’s Dominican College; 1971
M.Ed., Loyola University; 1972
Master’s Degree Plus 30 Graduate Hours
Employment:
Director Employee & Public Relations, MCS Software;January 2000 - Present
Student Activity Account Coordinator/Accounts Payable Coordinator, Jefferson Parish Public School System; 1966 - 1999

Activities:
Board of Directors, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1998 - Present
Ballot Committee, Chairperson, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union;1967 - 1997
Member, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 1967 - Present

Education/Certifications:
West Jefferson High School, 1966
Employment:
Senior HRIS Analyst, Ochsner 2007 - Present
Supervisor Payroll, Ochsner 2006 - 2007
Payroll Analyst, Ochsner 2003 - 2006
Payroll Manager, Ochsner 2001 - 2003
Payroll Supervisor, Ochsner 1989 - 2001
Accounting Clerk, Ochsner 1985 - 1989
Data Entry Clerk, A&P Warehouse 1985
Data Entry Clerk, Sears Group Office 1983 - 1985
Substitute Teacher, St John the Baptist Public Schools

Activities:
Board of Directors, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union; 2009 - Present
Board of Directors, FFCU; 2008 - 2009
Member Ochsner Foundation’s Finest 1st Quarter 1993 - 1994

Education/Certifications:
B.A. Degree, Southeastern Louisiana University 1981
High School Diploma, Leon Godchaux High School 1976