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Advisory Directors - NavyArmy Community Credit Union in Corpus Christi and the Rio Grande Valley, Texas

Mr. Mike Conwill Advisory Director

Mike Conwill, a native of Wisconsin, relocated to Corpus Christi in 1983 to accept an Human Resources (HR) leadership position with Spohn Hospital. Mr. Conwill provided HR oversight in Spohn’s expansion in the late 80’s through mid 90’s to include, Spohn Kleberg, Spohn South, Spohn Memorial, Spohn Beeville and Spohn Alice. Conwill was promoted to System Director of Human Resources and worked in that capacity until leaving in 1998. Conwill accepted employment with Corpus Christi Medical Center, an HCA facility in 1998. Conwill joined Corpus Christi Medical Center three months post merger of Bay Area Medical Center, Heart Hospital and Doctors Regional Hospital, now campuses of Corpus Christi Medical Center, and worked to achieve continuity in HR systems and processes for all campuses.  During Conwill’s tenure at Corpus Christi Medical Center, he provided HR leadership for all campuses including: Doctors Regional, Bay Area, Heart Hospital, Northwest Regional and Bayview Psychiatric Hospital.  Mr. Conwill retired from his position as Vice President of Human Resources in June 2016.

He has received numerous recognitions from United Way for fund raising and HCA for his efforts in improving employee engagement. Mr. Conwill was recognized as an Outstanding Young Man in America in 1988. He received his Bachelor of Science degree form the University of Wisconsin. Conwill is married to Jill, who retired from Corpus Christi Medical Center in 2015 as a Registered Nurse; they are both avid golfers.

Mr. Michael D. Grub Advisory Director

At age 10 Mike earned is first walkin-around-money from the sale of his 4-H project. He put his $25.00 in the nearest Credit Union, which he was a member his whole life until moving to Texas.  Mike served his Credit Union over the years from Supervisory Committee to Board Member.  Here he learned many of the workings of Credit Unions and the Credit Union movement.

Mike graduated from Fort Hays State Univ. with BS , MS from Kansas State Univ. and CAS from Syracuse University.  All were Mathematics and Education Degrees.  He taught in Central Kansas Jr. and Sr .high schools, leaving to enter sales field.  Over the years he started as an entry level salesman and reached the rank of Regional Sales Manager with three different national sales originations being responsible for from 5 to18 states.  In the middle he ran his own successful sales business for nearly ten years.  Was twice elected City Commissioner in a midsized Kansas Community during that time and served as a volunteer law enforcement officer for 8 years.

Returning to education for his last 10 years of his working life, he taught 1 year at Gregory-Portland ISD, 2 years at Barton County Community College in Kansas, and his last 7 years at the Weslaco Campus of South Texas College all were Algebra related classes.

Mike says he and his wife of 52 years are not native Texans but they hurried and got here as fast as they could. He is proud to say that as soon as NACCU came to the RGV they again hurried and became members as soon as they could. Mike says he is very pleased and humbled to have the opportunity to serve the members and staff of NACCU and especially having the opportunity to help the RGV develop.

Ms. Drue Jones Advisory Director

Drue Jones, a proud Army “brat” came to Corpus Christi in 1976 and began her real estate career which extended for over 35 years. She provided seller or buyer representation in residential transactions, property tax consulting, feasibility analysis, property management, and provided expert witness testimony for real estate litigation. She also served as President of the Corpus Christi Association of Realtors and was chosen by her peers as Realtor of the Year.

During her tenure as a real estate broker, she also taught as an adjunct instructor of Business at Corpus Christi State University, Incarnate Word University and Del Mar College. Additionally, she taught real estate development courses in Corpus Christi and in multiple locations throughout Texas and Arkansas. In 2008 she accepted a full time position with Del Mar College and is an Associate Professor of Business Administration. The courses that she teaches include: Strategic Management, Principles of Management, International Business, Business Principles, Small Business Finance, Entrepreneurship, Human Relations, and Human Resources.

Ms. Jones’ previous & present community service includes: Chair of the Appraisal Review Board of Nueces County, Chair of the Corpus Christi Sister City Committee, Vice-chair of the Ethics Commission of the City of Corpus Christi, and a graduate of Leadership Corpus Christi (Class XV).

She completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a Master of Science degree in Adult Education. She also holds a Master of Business Administration from Corpus Christi State University (a division of Texas A&M).