FITCHBURG -- The IC Federal Credit Union board of directors is pleased to announce the selection of Anthony Emerson as their new chief executive officer to replace retiring executive Tony Cali.

Emerson has been the president/CEO of the Credit Union League of Connecticut since March of 2008.

Prior to coming to Connecticut, Tony served as the vice president of finance/accounting/operations for Maine Savings FCU in Hampden, Maine, from 2003 to 2008. He began his credit union career in 2001 at Penobscot County FCU after serving in an executive capacity with a worldwide manufacturing firm, and serving several years as a contracting officer in the Air Force. He has served on various boards of directors, steering committees, league committees, and served a two-year term as a chapter president. Anthony has earned degrees in contract law, logistics management, accounting, master of business administration, and a doctorate in international business, as well as being a graduate of the Academy of Military Science (with high honors).

For the past five years,Tony has consulted on business strategy and strategic management extensively. He has been published numerous times in a variety of publications.