PSECU Welcomes Shawn W. Weis as Newest Board Member
Harrisburg, PA - June 16, 2017 - Shawn W. Weis, Assistant Counsel for the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority, was named as the newest member of the PSECU Board of Directors during a meeting on May 30. Weis's appointment as a Director follows her service to the organization as an Associate Director since 2013.
"Having worked alongside Shawn Weis during her time as Associate Director for the past four years, I've seen firsthand the exceptional skills and dedication that she brings to the table," said PSECU Board Chair Joseph Sassano. "Speaking for the entire PSECU Board of Directors, it's a great pleasure to welcome Shawn to her new position. Together, we look forward to continued collaboration and progress as we strive to best serve the credit union's members."
In addition to her experience with the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Development Authority where she has been employed since 2005, Weis previously served as Legal Counsel to KnowledgePlanet, Inc., an international software platform company; as a Clinical Staff Professor for Penn State's Dickinson Law; and as an Associate Attorney for Keefer Wood Allen & Rahal, LLP.
Active in the community, Weis is a member of Ladies First in Public Finance, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, and the Office of General Counsel (Technology Practice Group, Public Finance Practice Group, Transactions Practice Group, and Records Access Management Group). She has also contributed significantly to the Government Lawyers Committee, serving as Vice Chair from 2007-2008 and Chair from 2008-2009.
"Shawn is exemplary of the type of leader PSECU strives to attract and retain on its Board of Directors," said PSECU President Greg Smith. "Her legal expertise, as well as her firm commitment to our vision to be a trusted financial partner for our members, will aid her well in helping to govern our continued growth and success."
Weis earned her Juris Doctor from the Dickinson School of Law and holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Elizabethtown College.
Weis fills a position on the PSECU Board of Directors that became available upon the retirement of longtime Board Director George West who served in the role since 1980.
Opened in 1934, PSECU was founded by 22 ordinary people who made an extraordinary commitment to each other: To create a financial institution where pooled resources benefit all members. Today, we are a full-service credit union serving more than 400,000 members and over $5 billion in assets. As a not-for-profit financial institution, our goal remains to help our members and their families achieve a better life. For more information on how we contribute to the greater good, view our Community Report Card.