Vice-Chairman Larry Thomas Wilson

• Serves as Ambassador in Marketing to financial institutions for SAS in Cary, NC

• Currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Better Business Bureau of Eastern North Carolina and serves on the Board of Directors for the Cooperative Council of North Carolina

• Serves on the Board of Directors for First Flight Venture Center from 2013 to present

• Served as President/CEO of the Coastal Federal Credit Union from 1974 to 2012 • Served on the Board of Directors for CUNA Mutual Insurance Group from 1986 – 2014

• Served on the Board of Directors for CU Direct Lending Company from 2006 to 2012

• Mr. Wilson has previously served on Boards for the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce; North Carolina Credit Union League; National Association of Federal Credit Unions; EDS Credit Union services Advisory Board; Credit Union National Association; First Carolina Corporate Credit Union; LICU – Alliance Corporate Federal Credit Union; Federal Reserve Board of Governors – Thrift Institutions Advisory Committee; Fannie Mae National Housing Advisory Board; Triangle American Red Cross and the Triangle Chapter American Heart Association

• Mr. Wilson has received awards such as the Long Leaf Pine Award from North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue; the Credit Union Person of the Year Award from NCCUL; Mark of Excellence Award and Lifetime Achievement Award from NCCUL; the Professional of the Year Award, Credit Union of the Year Award and the Quarter Century Honor Roll Award from the NAFCU; the Executive of the Year Credit Union Executives Society award and was Inducted into the Credit Union Executives Society Hall of Fame.

• Mr. Wilson has a BS degree in Agricultural Economics from North Carolina State University and has attended various Executive Institutes at the University of Colorado, the University of Notre Dame and the University of Wisconsin.

• Mr. Wilson was appointed to the REA Board by Governor Pat McCrory and his term will expire in June, 2019.