Vantage West announces board of directors election results and supervisory committee appointments

TUCSON, AZ (July 20, 2017) — Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, has seated its Board of Directors and Supervisory Committee, as follows:

Mitch Pisik, Chairman;  Eugene Santarelli, Vice Chairman;  Ana Archer, Secretary; Augustine Gomez, Treasurer; John Driskill, Director; Gregory Good, Director;  Dr. Paul Melendez, Director; Dr. James Manilla, Associate Director; and Jeff Post, Associate Director.

The Supervisory Committee includes Brandon Sax, Chairman; Paul Tosch, Secretary; Ann McGrath, Member; Gary Smith, Member; Gloria Gonzalez, Member; and Margaret Brady, Alternate Member.

The credit union held its board election at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Membership. The board held its election of officers and made Supervisory Committee appointments at its June board meeting.

The role of the Vantage West Board is to work with the CEO and senior management team to provide strategic oversight of the credit union and ensure it maintains its excellent financial standing while continuing to provide value to the membership. The Supervisory Committee is an independent entity responsible for ensuring the credit union’s assets are safeguarded and that financial statements are audited each year.

To learn more about Vantage West’s Board of Directors and Supervisory Committee and stay informed about other leadership updates, visit

About Vantage West Credit Union

Vantage West is the largest credit union in southern Arizona. It was established in 1955 to serve airmen at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Since then, the credit union has expanded to serve Members in Pima, Pinal, Maricopa, and Cochise counties. Vantage West offers consumer and business banking services and is federally insured by NCUA.


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