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Board of Directors Duties and Responsibilities - WMd.

April 21st, 2010 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM


Board of Directors Duties and Responsibilities training will be presented on April 21 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. and from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Potomac Federal Credit Union, 215 Paca Street, Cumberland, MD 21501.


Boards are accountable for a credit union regardless of how well directors understand their roles or responsibilities.   This session will define what a board should be doing and give “best practices” for successful board governance.      

This session will include:
  • Duties and responsibilities of the board of directors
  • Board structure
  • Director’s job description
  • Working with committees
  • Board/CEO partnership
  • Board training
  • Successful board meetings

Jennifer Simmons is the MDDCCUA Chief Membership Officer.  Jennifer’s current responsibilities include the oversight of MDDCCUA’s dues supported programs including legislative and regulatory advocacy and credit union consulting initiatives.  She provides support to member credit unions on operational issues; policies and procedure development and facilitates strategic planning sessions.

Jennifer is responsible for the administration of the Association governance including the annual election of the board of directors in accordance with the bylaws.  She also provides training to credit union volunteers on board roles and responsibilities.  As Chief membership Officer, Jennifer also serves as the staff liaison to the DC, Suburban and Western Chapters of MDDCCUA.

Jennifer began her credit union career in 1986 as a teller and has since held multiple positions within credit union operations including collections, member service, loans, branch management, sales and business development.  She joined the MD & DC Credit Union Association in June 2006.

Who Should Attend?

All credit union boards of directors will benefit from this session.   It will give newly-elected board members an opportunity to network with other area board members and   experienced directors an opportunity to refresh their knowledge.  


Potomac Federal Credit Union
215 Paca Street
Cumberland, MD 21501

Event Info


April 21st, 2010 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM


Potomac Federal Credit Union
215 Paca Street
Cumberland, MD 21501


Phone: 443-325-0779

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