May 24, 2016
Brad Schultz of Melville, Sask., was elected to the Board of Federated Co-operatives Limited in 2014. He represents the 18 retail co-operatives in FCL’s district 9, which covers east-central Saskatchewan.
As an FCL Director, Brad serves as the Regina Region Chair and participates on the Board’s Governance, Audit and Credentials Committees. In addition, he is the Board’s representative to the Co-operative Superannuation Society.
Brad was a member of the Prairie Co-op Board of Directors from 1995 until 2015, serving five of those years as President.
Brad spent more than 29 years working in the credit union system and retired in 2015 from the position of Manager of Retail for Churchbridge Credit Union. Over the years, he has taken a variety of financial, management and leadership seminars. Since 2008, he has been enrolled at the Canadian Securities Institute, completing training courses on Project Management, Principals of Effective Leadership, Development Emotional Intelligence, along with numerous personal development and governance courses. In 2011 and 2012, he mentored SACCO’s in Malawi and Uganda through the CCA Volunteer Program.
Brad has been very active in his community. He has served as Chairman and Trustee of elementary and high schools in Melville, and coached a number of hockey and football teams.
Brad’s personal interests include a variety of sports, fishing, camping, travelling and hobby farming with purebred Angus cattle.
Brad and his wife Charlene have three children.