Winston-Salem, NC, January 24, 2007 – Members Credit Union (MCU) announced the election of Bill Tittsworth as Chairman of the Winston-Salem based credit union’s Board of Directors. Tittsworth will assume the role held continuously by John Loftin since 1997.
Bill Tittsworth has held a seat as a board member of credit unions for 24 years, and has served Members Credit Union’s board since June 26, 1989. Tittsworth previously served as Vice Chairman, and will continue to serve on the Executive Committee. In recognition of his service to the credit union movement, Tittsworth was named the 2004 Volunteer of the Year by the NC Credit Union League’s Northwest Chapter of Credit Unions. During his tenure, Members Credit Union has grown from $50 million to nearly $200 million in assets, and from 20,000 to over 50,000 members.
Tittsworth is the Director of Compensation and Employee Benefits at Old Dominion Freight Lines in Thomasville, NC. He lives with his wife, Rita, in nearby Wallburg.
Loftin will remain a vital member of the credit union’s board, where he has faithfully served for most of the past 35 years. He also serves as Chair for the Carolinas Credit Union Foundation’s Scholarship Selection Committee. Loftin is retired from a 36-year career at McLean Trucking Company, Members Credit Union’s original employer group. Loftin and his wife, Meta, live in Winston-Salem.