Aventa Credit Union has announced that Michael Fansler, chairman of Aventa's Board of Directors, is celebrating his 50th year of volunteer service to the credit union.
Fansler began his volunteer service in February 1966 when he became a member of the supervisory committee and later joined the board of directors.
He has held the positions of treasurer, vice chairman and chairman on the board. He has also served on the board of directors for the Colorado State League.
Locally, Fansler had a strong influence on the former Pikes Peak Chapter of Credit Unions and various other credit-union organizations.