Long named to bank’s board of directors
Posted: Wednesday, February 16, 2011 6:01 pm
Judy Long, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating officer of First Citizens National Bank, headquartered in Dyersburg, was elected to the Board of Directors of NACHA – The Electronic Payments Association.
The Board of Directors is the governing body of NACHA and provides guidance on the direction and management of NACHA’s strategic initiatives. Their responsibilities include ensuring efficient organizational planning, providing fiscal accountability, and acting in the best interests of NACHA and its members.
Directors help identify and support the interests of NACHA and the ACH Network for the benefit of all its participants.
NACHA supports the growth of the ACH Network by managing its development, administration, and governance.
The ACH Network facilitates global commerce by serving as a safe, efficient, ubiquitous, and high-quality electronic payment system. NACHA represents nearly 11,000 financial institutions through 17 regional payments associations and direct membership. Through its industry councils and forums, NACHA brings together payments system stakeholder organizations to encourage the efficient utilization of the ACH Network and develop new ways to use the Network to benefit its diverse set of participants.