Remembering Gene Carroll
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Funeral services will be held this week for Gene Carroll, former President & CEO of Pipefitters Steamfitters Credit Union. Gene served the Minnesota credit union movement for over 40 years; including 20 years as a Network Board member. Gene retired in 2007.
Gene was a very active within the credit union system throughout his career. He was elected to numerous terms on the Network Board beginning in 1973 and concluding in 1996, and spent two of those years as Board Chair. Gene has also served on the MnIPC (now TruLync) Board of Directors from its inception in 1994 until 2007; and represented credit unions at the national level on CUNA’s Board of Directors from 1986-1992.
In addition to these leadership roles, he was also a member of the Political Involvement Committee; a member of Minnesota Corporate Credit Union’s Board of Directors; active in the River Cities Chapter; and involved in countless other activities and organizations.
In 2001, Gene was awarded the Minnesota Credit Union Network’s Outstanding Professional of the Year Award in recognition of his time, effort and talent to the support the credit union mission.
The Minnesota Credit Union Network staff and credit unions around the state will remember and honor Gene Carroll as a true leader,” said Mark Cummins, MnCUN President & CEO. “His passion and involvement serve as an example to us all. We offer our sincere condolences to his family.”