Dennis Pierce is officially retiring from a long and successful career June 30 as president/CEO of the $2 billion CommunityAmerica Credit Union in Lenexa, Kan., and as chair of CUNA’s board of directors.

But his impact on the entire credit union movement could last for many years, because Pierce was the impetus behind a CUNA task force, which is reviewing proposals that could change the trade association’s structure and governance, affecting every league as well as hundreds of credit unions.

Pierce instructed the task force to take a close look at the system’s structure and governance options that are available to credit unions in order to meet the evolving needs of the movement that is rapidly changing because of credit union and league consolidations and other marketplace forces. 

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