Every year, the Andrews Federal Credit Union Nominating Committee submits nominees to serve on its Board of Directors. Each Director serves a term of three years and incumbents are eligible for re-election. The Board of Directors meet monthly to initiate programs, policies, products and services, and to ensure that your assets are being protected.
The nominees recommended by the Nominating Committee this year are as follows: Eugene Dacus, Sharon Dunbar, and Emma Parsons.
A member in good standing can also petition for nomination to the Board by submitting 500 member signatures and a letter of intent that includes a brief statement of qualifications no later than Wednesday, May 18, 2022. The letter and petition must be sent registered or certified mail to the following:
Andrews Federal Credit Union
Attn: Board Secretary
5711 Allentown Road, MS 400
Suitland, MD 20746
In accordance with Andrews Federal Credit Union Bylaws, nominations will not be accepted from the floor during the annual meeting since the Nominating Committee has named at least one nominee for each position. If warranted by the petition process, an election by the membership will be held by mail ballot.
Eugene Dacus, Board of Directors
Colonel Eugene Dacus, Director, is currently the Director, Office of Congressional Affairs U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. He also served 26 years with the U.S. Air Force, retiring as a Colonel. Col. Dacus spent his entire career in the Comptroller and Financial Management career field serving at all levels of the Department of Defense. In his terminal assignment, he served in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense, Comptroller as a Congressional Appropriations Liaison. He has previously served on the Supervisory Committee and is currently a member of the ALCO Committee.
Sharon Dunbar, Board of Directors
Maj Gen Sharon Dunbar, Director, is Vice President of Cross Company Business at a major aerospace defense company. She served 32 years with the U.S. Air Force, culminating as Commander of the Air Force District of Washington at Joint Base Andrews. Sharon holds a BS Degree in engineering and management from the U.S. Air Force Academy, a Masters Degree in National Security Studies from the National War College, and an MBA from California State University at Long Beach. She is currently Secretary of the Board of Directors, and a member of the Executive Committee and ALCO Committee.
Emma Parsons, Committee Member
LTC Emma Parsons is currently serving in the United States Army as a Program Manager at G-1, IPPS-A stationed at the Pentagon. LTC Parsons holds a Liberal Arts degree in history, Masters in Education, Masters in Business Administration, and a Masters in Global Business Administration. She has previously served on the ALCO Committee and is currently a member of the Supervisory Committee.