KAILUA-KONA, HI – Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (HCFCU) is pleased to announce its Board of Directors for the 2023-2024 term. Board members serve on a voluntary basis and play a vital role in guiding the strategic direction of the credit union, ensuring the best financial interests of its 46,700 members are served.
During their three-year terms, board members are responsible for maintaining the sound fiscal condition of the credit union, allowing the institution to continue its support of Hawaii Island’s community. The results of the newly elected Board of Directors were announced at the 86 th Annual Member Meeting, held on May 13, 2023, at The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort.
Three incumbent nominees submitted by the Board Nominations & Election Committee — Daryl Kurozawa, David DeLuz Jr., and Dwight Manago — were elected to serve another three-year term.
HCFCU Board Officers for the 2023-2024 term are Chairman Russell Komo, Vice Chairman Merrick Nishimoto, Treasurer Lloyd Tanaka, and Secretary David DeLuz Jr. Board members Peggy Ciriako, Thomas Griffiths, Daryl Kurozawa, Dwight Manago, and Sharon Sakai join the officers in ensuring the credit union’s continued success in meeting the needs of its members.
"We are thrilled to have a Board with diverse backgrounds and wealth of expertise for the upcoming term, "said Tricia Buskirk, HCFCU President and CEO. "Their insights and guidance will play a crucial role in shaping our future and maintaining our commitment to deliver exceptional financial services to our members."
The Board of Directors will work closely with HCFCU’s leadership team to develop and implement strategic initiatives, foster member relationships, and uphold the organization’s core values.
Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, federally insured financial institution owned by its 46,700 members. HCFCU’s branches are located in Hilo, Honokaa, Kailua-Kona, Kaloko, Kealakekua, and Kohala. Additionally, HCFCU has Student Credit Unions in Hilo, Honokaʻa, Kealakehe, Kohala, and Konawaena High Schools. HCFCU provides service minded financial professionals that will help facilitate mortgage, land, construction, small business, education, personal and auto loans. HCFCU also offers complete checking and savings services, drive up tellers; credit and debit cards with rewards; online and mobile banking; investment services and youth programs. HCFCU also supports numerous Hawaii Island non-profit organizations and community events. Membership in Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union is open to all Hawaii Island residents. For more information visit www.hicommfcu.com.