No date set for replacement to be named for Benson Porter, newly appointed CEO at BECU.
Carla Decker, the CEO of the 10,600-member District Government Employees Federal Credit Union, last week took herself out of consideration as a NCUA board nominee.
Outgoing BECU President/CEO Gary Oakland said he might be interested in a spot on the NCUA Board.
In an unforeseen management shift, Benson Porter, president/CEO of the $5 billion First Tech Federal Credit Union of Palo Alto, Calif., will be taking over the $9.7 billion BECU of Tukwila, Wash., next April, succeeding retiring CEO Gary Oakland.
Retirements, promotions in and around credit unions in the year now past.
Management switch at two large West Coast credit unions drew tributes and messages of support from NASCUS.
Benson Porter said the chance to return to his native Seattle was a major factor in his decision to leave First Tech.
First Technology Credit Union CEO Benson Porter in California and Oregon has been named president/CEO of $9.7 billion BECU in Washington state.
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