GAC breakout sessions cover advocacy on all fronts
Experts cover legislative, regulatory efforts on Monday.
February 27, 2017
During Monday breakout sessions at the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference, attendees heard about legislative advocacy through CUNA's Member Activation Program, and regulatory challenges they face.
Following are highlights of Monday's sessions.
Haley DaVee, vice president of association services for the Heartland CU Association, explains the successes she’s seen with CUNA’s Member Activation Program (MAP).
From left, CUNAs’ Lance Noggle leads a panel discussion on payments advocacy with Financial Services Roundtable’s Jason Kratovil; Glen Sarvady of 154 Advisors; Visa’s Pace Bradshaw; and Molly Wilkerson of Electronic Payments Coalition.
From left, CUNA’s Elizabeth Eurgubian; Joshua Kotin of BuckleySander LLP; Brian Knight of George Mason University; and David Reed of Reed and Jolly PLLC examine Unfair and Deceptive Acts and Practices.
CUNA Chief Policy Officer Bill Hampel reviews the economic outlook for credit unions this year and next. Hampel and other CUNA economists discussed inflation, interest rates and how economic change will affect credit union operations.
Larry Fazio, director of the NCUA’s Office of Examination and Insurance, speaks about the short- and long-term future of NCUA examinations.