2024 Election Information
There are three, three-year vacancies on the Board of Directors. Nominations of candidates are made by the Nominating Committee. The Nominating Committee returned only one qualified candidate for each Director vacancy.
When there is only one nominee for each position to be filled and thus there is no contest in the election, the election will not be conducted by ballot and there will be no nominations from the floor. The Chair may declare each nominee elected by acclamation at the Annual Meeting.
Any member wishing to be nominated by petition must file a 500-name petition of PSECU members with the Secretary of the Credit Union by 5 p.m. (ET) on November 16, 2023. You must request a petition packet. To make your request, you may call 800.237.7328, extension 2433. You may also request a packet by emailing email@example.com. All forms must be completed and received by the November 16, 2023 deadline mentioned above.
The 2024 Annual Meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 25, 2024 at 7 p.m. (ET).
NOMINATED FOR THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
MR. MICHAEL C. FERSTER: INCUMBENT
Mr. Ferster has served as a member of PSECU's Board of Directors since February 2010. Additionally, Mr. Ferster has served as Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, and Assistant Treasurer of the Board of Directors. He was a PSECU Associate Director from 2007 to 2010. Mr. Ferster retired after nearly 36 years of service with Nationwide Insurance where he held positions in claims and personal lines underwriting before transitioning to an agency owner in 1985. He obtained a Master of Business Administration from Lebanon Valley College. Additionally, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Management Science from Lock Haven University and a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation from the American Institute for Property and Casualty Underwriters. Mr. Ferster is an active volunteer with various local charities. He has been a PSECU member since 1992.
MR. TIMOTHY D. GRUNSTRA, CPA: INCUMBENT
Mr. Grunstra has served on PSECU's Board of Directors since 2012 and is currently its Treasurer. Additionally, he has served as Secretary and Assistant Treasurer for the Board of Directors. He was a PSECU Associate Director from 2010 to 2012, prior to becoming a Director. Mr. Grunstra is a Principal with Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz, a regional public accounting firm with 5 offices in the greater Central PA area and northern Maryland, where he has worked in various capacities for the past 35 years. He provides accounting, tax, and advisory services to clients of various sizes in a wide variety of industries. He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Bloomsburg University. He is also a graduate of Leadership Harrisburg Area and is a certified public accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In the past, he has been active on the boards of the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank and Vision Resources of Central Pennsylvania, has been a member of the West Shore Kiwanis Club, and has volunteered for the United Way and other nonprofit organizations. He has been a PSECU member since 1989.
MS. LEANNA L. MEISER: INCUMBENT
Ms. Meiser has served on PSECU's Board of Directors since May 2019 and is currently its Secretary/Assistant Treasurer. She served as a PSECU Associate Director from 2016 to 2019. She is employed by The Hershey Company where she leads global skill building as Director, Talent Development. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Business Administration from Elizabethtown College. Ms. Meiser also holds a Master of Education from Penn State. She has been a PSECU member since 2015.