We ve known Andy Keeney for many years and have established a very good working relationship with him and his team, said John Bratsakis, president/CEO of MDDCCUA
. They have also provided legal counsel for many of the credit unions in the association over the years so we know this confidence is shared.
With much discussion between both parties it was decided the timing of a merger was not optimal," the MDDCCUA
said in its weekly newsletter to its members.
"While meeting with MDDCCUA, Gray said he would work with the D.C.
MDDCCUA looks forward to working with Gray to make financial literacy education for students and parents a reality."
MDDCCUA CEO Mike Beall pointed out that "[Gray]'s past support for raising the small business tax exemption from $50,000 to $225,000 shows his commitment to the small business of this city, and his understanding of how vital small businesses are to D.C.'s economy."
President/CEO Mike Beall volunteer at the start line, as did many other credit union dignitaries, while MDDCCUA
Director of Legislative Affairs Aaron Glaser ran the 10-miler.
"I hope credit union leaders agree that the MDDCCUA
Board of Directors understands their priorities and has responded accordingly," said Wesley Bone, the chairman of the association.