All members eligible to vote may make nominations for vacancies by petition; February 13th is the closing date for submitting nominations. Please see the Additional Nominations by Petition Section below for more details.
The credit union will not conduct the election by ballot and there will be no nominations from the floor when the number of nominees equals the number of open positions.
There will be light appetizers and refreshments served 30 minutes prior to the start of the meeting.
Nominees for Service Credit Union’s Board of Directors:
Scott Wensley, for a term of 3 years – Mr. Wensley has served on the Service Credit Union Board of Directors since 2016. He previously served on the Credit Committee from 2015 – 2016. He worked at Service Credit Union for 31 years beginning in 1982. In the mid-1990s, he was promoted to Service Credit Union’s first-ever Chief Financial Officer. As CFO, Mr. Wensley cultivated an investment portfolio from zero to half a billion dollars and takes exceptional pride in never having a material finding from an independent audit. Mr. Wensley’s responsibilities included managing Assets Liability Management (ALM) financial reporting, reporting to NCUA regulators, managing the ALM share/loan pricing committee and supervising the credit union’s relations with the Internal Revenue Service.
Michael McMahon for a term of 3 years – Mr. McMahon has served on the Service Credit Union Board of Directors since 2020. He previously served on the Service Credit Union Supervisory Committee from 2011 – 2020. He served on the Seacoast Credit Union Board of Directors beginning in 2001 before the credit union merged into Service Credit Union in 2011. During his time on the Board of Directors, he served four years as its chairman. Mr. McMahon is chief of the Hampton Fire Department where he started as a firefighter paramedic in 1996, he was promoted to a captain in 2006, and then to chief in May of 2021.
Mark Sievewright, for a term of 2 years – With more than 30 years of financial services experience, Mark Sievewright has worked directly with numerous Credit Unions in the successful formulation and execution of their strategic, business and technology plans. Mark has held senior leadership positions at HSBC, MasterCard International (where he led the firm’s brand marketing and commercial services division in the EMEA region), Payment Systems Inc. (where he served as CEO), TowerGroup (where he served as CEO) and Fiserv (where he served as vice chairman and president of the Credit Union Solutions division serving 2,600 credit unions). In April 2017, Mark established Sievewright & Associates and is uniquely focused on providing credit unions with valuable strategic insights and trusted technology guidance to drive their business growth and member experience initiatives, both effectively and efficiently. He is the co-author (with Microsoft executive, Guillermo Kopp) of a book titled, Digital Life, published in December 2020.
Additional Nominations by Petition:
- There may be nominations for directors by petition signed by at least 500 members, accompanied by a signed certificate with the nomination petition that they are agreeable to nomination and will serve if elected.
- One must also submit a statement of qualifications and biography with the petition, similar to the above.
- Nominations may be submitted by mailing the above information to Service Credit Union at the below address or emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line ATTN: Board Nominating Committee.
ATTN: Board Nominating Committee
Service Credit Union
3003 Lafayette Rd.
Portsmouth, NH 03801