Pennsylvania Credit Union Association

Association CEO Jim McCormack Announces Retirement

1/31/2013

HARRISBURG –– Pennsylvania Credit Union Association (PCUA) Chairman of the Board Michael Kaczenski today announced the retirement of longtime Association President and CEO Jim McCormack effective December 31, 2013.

In making the announcement, Kaczenski noted that McCormack will remain as a consultant to the Association Board of Directors through November 2014.

    “During my 26 years in the credit union movement, and my tenure on the PCUA Board, Jim has exemplified the qualities of a true credit union leader.  He is a visionary whose commitment to cooperation, advocacy, and growth of credit unions around the state, country, and globe has made the movement stronger for all who are in it now and will be part of it tomorrow.  We will miss what Jim has brought to us, yet, we know that he will be an ongoing resource and promoter of the credit union movement in his retirement,” said Chairman Michael Kaczenski.

Kaczenski also announced that a nationwide search is being conducted by nationally recognized credit union consulting firm Dollar Associates LLC of Birmingham, Alabama.

“It’s been a privilege to serve this Board and Pennsylvania’s credit union movement for the last 32 years,” said McCormack.  McCormack began his credit union career in 1971.  Prior to joining the Association, he held various positions with CUNA Mutual Group, both in Pittsburgh and its corporate headquarters in Madison, Wisconsin.  McCormack is a native of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

The Harrisburg-based Pennsylvania Credit Union Association is a trade association that provides legislative, promotional, educational and operational support for credit unions in Pennsylvania.  The more than 500 credit unions headquartered in Pennsylvania have assets in excess of $35 billion and serve more than 3.6 million members.  For additional information about credit unions or to find a credit union near you, visit www.iBelong.org.

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