Board Elections

The Nominating Committee has selected four candidates for the four upcoming open seats on the Meridian Trust Board of Directors. Nominees are:

  • Bob Beavers, current Chairman. Has served on BOD since 2013, prior Supervisory Committee member.
  • Mike Abel, current Vice Chairman. Has served on BOD since 2015.
  • Marci Norby, current Treasurer. Has served on BOD since 2016, prior Supervisory Committee member.
  • Garth Shanklin, Member, past Treasurer. Has served on BOD since 2016.

In accordance with credit union bylaws and rules, the Board of Directors will be announced at our 2019 Annual Meeting. With four open positions on the board and four nominees, there will not be an election this year unless further candidates apply through petition.

Per Meridian Trust Bylaws, Article 5, Section 1: A brief statement of qualifications and biographical data in a form approved by the Board of Directors will be included for each nominee submitted by the nominating committee with the written notice to all eligible members.

Deadline: Petitions must be returned by end of business day on March 8th, 2019, complete with a minimum of 1% of the membership or 280 signatures of primary members.

Signatures from individuals who are joint owners, but who do not have a primary share account of their own, are not valid. If there are no nominations by petition, the four candidates stated above will be put forth on the election ballot.

Download a copy of Petition for Nomination (PDF).

Signed petitions must be received by certified mail at the following address:

Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union
Attn: Board of Director Nominations
PO Box 548
Cheyenne, WY 82003

Any petitions received after end of business on March 8th, 2019 will not be accepted.