NACD Fellows Demonstrate Their Commitment to the Highest Level of Leadership in the Boardroom
Colorado Springs, Colo. (Jan. 7, 2019) – Ent Credit Union has announced that the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) recently recognized Debbie Chandler, Ent Board Member and CEO of Matthews Vu Medical Group, as an NACD Board Leadership Fellow. NACD Fellows, who earn NACD Fellowship—The Gold Standard Director Credential®— stand within the highest echelon of those committed to excellence in the boardroom.
As the highest standard of credentialing for directors and governance professionals, NACD Fellowship is a comprehensive and continuous program of study that empowers Fellows with the latest insights, intelligence, and leading boardroom practices—year after year.
“I am honored to join the distinguished and diverse group of individuals who make up the NACD Fellow community and who are committed to advancing the highest standards of boardroom excellence,” said Chandler. “The resources, insights and connections I’ve made through NACD Fellowship will be key assets to the companies I serve, as well as to my professional growth as a director.”
Chandler brings more than 28 years of experience in healthcare management and administration to her current position as CEO of Matthew’s Vu Medical Group, including previous roles as President and CEO of UCHealth Medical Group and CEO of Colorado Springs Health Partners, P.C., (CSHP). In addition to her accomplished career as a healthcare chief executive, Chandler is an active community champion in the Pikes Peak Region. Chandler is the incoming Chair of the Colorado Springs Health Foundation, Colorado Women’s Foundation trustee and a member of the boards of directors for both the Peak Vista Foundation and Ent Credit Union.
About NACD Board Leadership Fellows
Representing hundreds of today’s largest and most-diverse corporations in the world, NACD Fellows serve on boards of NASDAQ OMX- and NYSE-listed companies such as Baker Hughes Inc., Citigroup Inc., DuPont, Foot Locker Inc., IBM, Lockheed Martin Corp., Microsoft Corp., Nordstrom Inc., Pinnacle Entertainment, SpartanNash Co., UnitedHealth Group Inc. and more.
NACD Fellows provide a snapshot of the caliber of directors engaged in continuous learning with NACD—the recognized authority on leading boardroom practices that more than 17,000 directors rely on to lead with confidence.
To learn more about NACD Fellowship, visit NACDonline.org/Fellowship.
About Ent Credit Union
Founded in 1957, Ent Credit Union is a different kind of financial institution, committed to improving members’ financial quality of life and returning value through better rates, lower fees and Ent Extras® cash rewards. Colorado’s leading credit union, Ent has more than $5.4 billion in assets, more than 330,000 members and more than 30 convenient service center locations along the Front Range. In 2018, Forbes’ inaugural “Best-In-State Credit Unions” survey ranked Ent #1 in the state of Colorado. As a not-for-profit, community-chartered credit union, Ent’s membership is open to businesses and individuals who live, work, worship or attend school in Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, El Paso, Elbert, Fremont, Jefferson, Larimer, Pueblo, Teller and Weld counties. Ent is an Equal Housing and Equal Opportunity Lender, federally insured by the NCUA.
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