Chris Martson, board member of Potlatch No. 1 Federal Credit Union, was named the 2009 Outstanding Volunteer of the Year at an awards banquet that was the culminating event of the Idaho Credit Union League’s 74th Annual Meeting held recently in Coeur d’Alene.
Martson, of Lewiston, is an employee of Potlatch Corp. / Clearwater Paper, where he has worked for 33 years. For the past 26 years, he has served in various capacities on the Potlatch No. 1 FCU board of directors, including eight years as board chairman.
He has earned every certification in the Credit Union National Association’s Volunteer Achievement and Volunteer Leadership programs. He has volunteered in his community for such organizations as the Moose Lodge, Central Labor Council and others.