121 Financial Board & Committee Elections
2021 Election Notice
This notice is to inform all eligible members of the 2021 election. There are no positions open for the Board of Directors and two (2) positions open for the Supervisory Committee.
The nomination committee has filed with the Secretary the following candidates for the upcoming ballot:
Board of Directors Candidates
No candidates or open seats this year
Nominations & Submissions
In addition, eligible members in good standing with the Credit Union may submit a nomination by petition. Petitions must be signed by the lesser of 1% or 250 eligible voting members and submitted in writing and received no later than Saturday, January 16, 2021.
Starting Monday, February 8, 2021, members can vote online for Supervisory Committee here.
The election will not be conducted by ballot and there will be no nominations from the floor when the number of nominees equals the number of positions to be filled.
Current members that are 18 years or older with an account in good standing with the Credit Union are eligible to submit an application to become a Volunteer Official for 121 Financial Credit Union. The application period for the 2020 election has closed. To be considered for the 2021 election, applications must be received via email or U.S. Mail and postmarked by November 13, 2020.
The Board of Directors’ primary responsibility is to clearly define operational policies, select competent management and establish the strategic goals for the Credit Union. Directors have ultimate responsibility for all operations and functions of the Credit Union.
The Supervisory Committee’s primary responsibility is to safeguard the assets of the Credit Union, oversee required financial reporting objectives, an annual financial audit, and verify that sufficient internal controls are in place.
Upon election the individual will be expected to:
read the credit union act and pertinent rules and discharge his/her responsibilities consistent therewith;
attest to the fact that he/she has read and is aware of the provisions (and penalties) of FIRREA (the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act);
attest to the fact that he/she is not excluded from serving by the requirements of Section 657.028 (3) through (5) of the act which relates primarily to individuals convicted of felonies and other acts of dishonesty and those who have been adjudicated bankrupt;
uphold the fundamental commitments as stated in our Code of Ethics; and
sign the appropriate acknowledgment relating to the credit union’s Conflicts of Interest Policy.
Other qualifications include, but are not limited to:
- Current member that is 18 years or older with an account in good standing with the Credit Union.
- Possesses financial knowledge, experience, educational background, and interest pertinent to 121 Financial’s future success.
- Ability to positively represent and display the credit union’s core values.
- Have completed the necessary educational and training requirements.
- Does not have any conflicts of interest regarding relationships with current Board Members (e.g. relative/immediate family, employer, business partner, etc.)
- Has never been convicted of a crime that contradicts the values of 121 Financial.
To be considered, all applications must be received or postmarked by November 15, 2020. You can submit your application one of three ways:
1) Mail to:
121 Financial Credit Union
P.O. Box 40769
Jacksonville, FL 32203
2) Email to:
We will confirm receipt of your application. Thank you for your interest in becoming a Volunteer Official for 121 Financial Credit Union!