Updated: March 2, 2015
The Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the following nominees for positions on your VACU Board of Directors. These candidates will be presented by the Nominating Committee and voted on by members at the Annual Meeting on March 21, 2015. In order to allow for proper evaluation of candidates, no nominations from the floor will be accepted at the Annual Meeting.
See the Annual Meeting details on our Events page.
Robert (Rob) B. Jones, Jr.
VACU Member Since: 1988
Credit Union/Related Experience: 11 months of service with the VACU Board of Directors as an Associate Director and now filling the unexpired term of a vacant Board position. Member of the Asset Liability Management Committee.
Employment: CEO/President of the Alliance Group, which provides public affairs, public relations and lobbying services to businesses, nonprofit organizations and government entities. Previously with Mays and Valentine law firm (now Troutman Sanders) on its government relations team.
Education: University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce, B.S.; Lewis and Clark Northwestern School of Law, J.D.
Robert (Bob) P. Morris
VACU Member Since:
Credit Union/Related Experience: 27 years as an active member of the VACU Board of Directors. Currently Vice Chairman of the Board. Past Chairman of the Board and a member of other Board Committees.
Employment: Retired after 42 years of service with the Virginia Department of Transportation as Assistant Division Administrator for the State Location and Design Division. After VDOT, he worked as a consulting engineer with Whitman, Requardt & Associates, LLP.
Education: Lynchburg College, University of Virginia and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Civil Engineering.
Eric B. Tolbert, CPA
VACU Member Since: 2012
Credit Union/Related Experience: 20 months of service with the VACU Board of Directors as an Associate Director and now filling the unexpired term of a vacant Board position. Member of the Asset Liability Management Committee and Chairman of VACU's Business Advisory Council.
Employment: Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Hoover & Strong, Inc. Previous positions include Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Massey Energy Company and Staff Accountant at Arthur Anderson & Company.
Education: University of Richmond, B.S. in Business Administration. Virginia Commonwealth University, Master in Business Administration, Concentration in Finance.
Janet C. Wiglesworth
VACU Member Since: 1998
Credit Union/Related Experience: 7 years as an active member of the VACU Board of Directors. Past member and former Chair of the Asset Liability Management Committee and the Governance Committee.
Employment: Managing Director of Homeownership at Virginia Housing Development Authority. Previous positions include Managing Director of Information Technology at VHDA and Senior Vice President at First Chesapeake Financial Corporation.
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University, Computer Science