2021 Annual Meeting
OU Federal Credit Union will hold its 2021 Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 8, 2021 via Zoom beginning at 6:00pm. A link to the meeting will be sent with your registration email.
The following candidates are seeking re-election:
As Director of IT Services for OU, Justin oversees primary operational support and services functions, and oversees change management and operational communications for OU IT. Justin leads a team of 100 full and part-time employees across the three campuses that focus on user support through email, walk-up, telephone, and social media. Justin has a Bachelor’s degree in Management Information System and a Master’s degree in Administrative Leadership from OU.
Justin grew up in Bixby, Oklahoma, and graduated from Bixby High School in 2001. He moved to Norman in 2003 to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems (2006). In 2005, Justin began his career at OU as the Technology Strategist for the College of Architecture.
After 8 years with the College, Justin accepted the position of Managing Director of IT Services in October 2012, and then Director of IT services across all campuses. In his free time, Justin enjoys spending time with his friends and family, volunteering in his community, and is currently the Executive Director for the Christmas Store of Cleveland County and on the Board of Director’s for the OU Federal Credit Union.
R. David Shirley*
David has been a member of the OU Federal Credit Union for many years, and has served as the Chairman of the Credit Union’s Board of Directors. David retired as the Bursar at the University of Oklahoma in 2001 where he had been employed since 1968. Mr. Shirley remains an active volunteer with the University of Oklahoma’s Sooner Club. He has been very active in the community by serving on the Board of Directors for the Citizen’s Advisory Board of Norman, and for Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Cleveland County. David has served as president of the Norman Sooner Rotary Club and is the Centennial District Governor elect (2004-2005) for Rotary District 5770. David is also a Trustee of Purcell Municipal Hospital where he serves as Chairman of the Board. David lives southwest of Norman has a son and a daughter, Chad Lindsay and Ashley Rial both of Norman, and four (4) grandchildren.
Nominations will be accepted at the Annual Meeting. All individuals nominated must meet minimal requirements. Please contact Michele Nabonne, Chair of the Nominating Committee (405-325-2211) for more details.
Virtual Meeting FAQs
Will there be a physical meeting location?
No, our annual meeting will be held virtually through a Zoom Virtual Meeting Space on April 8, 2021 beginning at 6pm and there will not be a physical meeting location.
Who can attend OU Fed’s Annual Meeting?
All credit union members who are in good standing may attend the meeting.
What is Zoom?
Zoom is a video communication platform that allows individuals to connect in a virtual space using audio and video capabilities.
Do I need to register or sign up to attend the Annual Meeting?
Yes, however, you can register up to 30 days early. Upon dialing in, you will be placed in a “waiting Room” until the meeting begins. Please send your request to attend the annual meeting to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name and member number. A link to the meeting will be sent prior to the meeting after membership has been confirmed.
Will I have to Purchase or download anything?
There is no zoom software purchase necessary to participate in the Annual Meeting and you do not need to create an account with Zoom. If you choose to participate in the Annual Meeting using your computer, tablet or smartphone, you may be prompted to download the Zoom software to view the video feed from the meeting. If you choose not to view the video portion of the meeting, you can still participate by using the ‘For Telephone’ directions provided. These instructions provide dial-in phone numbers that can be called from a landline or cellular device.
Will we be voting on the nominations to the Board of Directors?
Yes- members will have the opportunity to vote on the nominations to the Board of Directors during the Annual Meeting. More information on how voting will take place will be provided during the Annual Meeting.
Where can I find the Annual Report?
All Annual Meeting documents, including the 2020 Annual Report and Board Biographies can be found in the ‘Annual Meeting Documents’ section above.
How will I be able to ask questions?
Zoom features a chat feature that will allow members to type out their questions or ask to be recognized so that they may ask a question.