Metro Credit Union Announces 2015 Board of Director Appointments

Metro Credit Union has announced its new Board of Director appointments. The Board positions being announced include Chairman of the Board, Vice Chairman, Treasurer and Clerk.
Mark Smoller has been named Chairman of the Board, a position previously held by Marvin Cashman since 1979. His responsibilities as Chairman include partnering with CEO, Robert Cashman on the organization’s mission, strategic planning and the leading of Board meetings among other duties. Smoller has been a Board Director since 1999.
John Imbergamo becomes Vice Chairman. In the Chairman’s absence, he will preside over the Board meetings and assume the Chair’s responsibilities. The Vice Chair also maintains knowledge of the organization and works closely on Board initiatives in conjunction with the Chairman and other Directors. Imbergamo joined the Board of Directors in 2012 through the merger with University Credit Union.
Peter Harris has been appointed Treasurer, a position that reviews and understands the fiscal matters of the organization. The Treasurer provides an annual budget to the Board for member approval. This position also works with the Chief Financial Officer to provide financial reporting and budget approvals. Harris has been a Board Director since 2010.
Arthur Cohen becomes Clerk of the Board. This position will maintain all Board records and ensures their accuracy as well as managing meeting minutes, by-laws and legal articles. Cohen has been a Board Director since 1998.
With the announcements, Robert Cashman, President and CEO said, “I’m excited to announce the new roles within the Metro Credit Union Board of Directors. It’s an exciting time for the credit union and I know these board members will make the best decisions for our future growth and overall membership.”
The Board of Directors provides guidance and support to Robert Cashman, President and CEO of Metro Credit Union.
About Metro Credit Union
Metro Credit Union is the largest state-chartered credit union in Massachusetts with over $1.3 billion in assets, and serves more than 170,000 members. It is a growing, federally insured financial institution and a leading provider of a full range of financial services to anyone living or working in Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Plymouth, Barnstable or Worcester counties in Eastern Massachusetts, as well as Massachusetts state employees and retirees throughout the Commonwealth.
Founded in 1926, Metro Credit Union is a non-profit cooperative institution, owned by and operated for the people who use and benefit from its products and services. Metro uses superior customer service and technology to deliver a full range of financial products to consumers and businesses in eastern Massachusetts. Metro is well known for providing members with unlimited refunds of other banks’ ATM fees through its My Reward Checking account
Metro Credit Union has 15 branch offices conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Newton, Peabody, Salem, and Tewksbury, and is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.