Libro Financial Group Announces New Board Chair

LONDON, ON, Jan. 25 /CNW/ - Libro Financial Group is pleased to announce Rick Joyal as Chair of Libro's owner-elected Board of Directors.

The announcement comes after former board chair Tony Strybosch retired from the Board in January. Tony served as Board Chair since 1998.

Rick has served on the Board since 2001 and prior to that served as a branch Owner Representative for five years. Rick and his wife Nancy have two children and live in Ballymote just north of London. He is the owner operator of Van Luyk Greenhouses where he manages all aspects of the year-round business. Rick is active on the boards of the Hamilton Road Business Association and Independent Garden Centres of London, and is currently serving on the London Small Business Task Force of the Mayor's Economic Council.

"I'm pleased to be taking on the role of Chair of the Board of Directors," says Joyal. "Being on the board has been a valuable experience and I look forward to representing our owners and working with the Board and Management as Libro moves into their seventh decade in business."

"I'm certainly looking forward to working with Rick," says Jack Smit, President & CEO. "He has a lot of board experience and will do an exceptional job leading our team of directors."

Libro Financial Group is southwestern Ontario's full-service credit union operated by a community of owners and open to everyone. With 54,000 owners and more than 1.8 billion in assets under administration, Libro delivers a full range of chequing, savings, investment, RRSP, insurance and loan products along with financial coaching and advice for consumers, and farm and business owners. Libro has been operating for 60 years and has 15 branches in southwestern Ontario. Owners have access to a surcharge‐free network of 2,500 ATMs across Canada. For more information, see

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SOURCE Libro Financial Group

For further information:

Tania Goodine,
Vice President Brand
Libro Financial Group
Phone: 519-672-0130 x4328
Cell: 519-871-0162

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