Governor Abbott Reappoints Texas Trust CEO to CU Commission
ARLINGTON, Texas – January 10, 2024 – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Jim Minge, CEO of Texas Trust Credit Union, to another term on the Texas Credit Union Commission. He will serve as Chairman of the Commission through February 2029.
The Commission supervises the Texas Credit Union Department, which regulates all credit unions organized and chartered in the state. The governor-appointed board works closely with the Commissioner of the Texas Credit Union Department, who oversees daily operations of the agency. Texas’ state chartered credit unions have more than $57 billion in combined assets and 4 million members.
“The CU Commission helps ensure the Texas CU Department has effective policies in place that serve the collective body of the state’s 4 million members,” said Minge. “As a part of this commission my role is to help strengthen the credit union movement so that every credit union can successfully carry out its mission of people helping people.”
Minge has been serving the credit union industry for more than 30 years. He is a member of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Fort Worth Chapter of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. He received a bachelor of business administration in accounting degree from The University of Texas at Austin.
About the Texas Credit Union Department
The mission of the Texas Credit Union Department is to safeguard the public interest, protect the interests of credit union members and promote public confidence in credit unions. The Department seeks to assure the Texas credit union system soundly manages risk, maintains the ability to effectively compete, meets the needs of its members, complies with laws and regulations, and provides fair treatment of its members.
About Texas Trust Credit Union
Texas Trust Credit Union has been helping build brighter financial futures since its modest beginning in 1936. Today, the full-service credit union serves more than 137,000 members. With assets of more than $2 billion, Texas Trust is the 7th largest credit union in North Texas and the 18th largest in Texas. With a focus on the community, Texas Trust is creating a legacy of giving through generous financial donations that support local school programs and activities, non-profit organizations, and student scholarships; and by providing volunteer resources through its Community Unity team, which supports scores of charitable events each year. For more information, visit TexasTrustCU.org or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/texastrustcu or Twitter at @texastrustcu.