WASHINGTON (1/16/14)--The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is accepting nominations for Credit Union Advisory Council (CUAC), Consumer Advisory Board (CAB) and Community Bank Advisory Council (CBAC) seats that will come open this fall.
There will be eight CUAC seats, seven CAB seats and eight CBAC seats open.
The CAB is comprised of 25 members with expertise in consumer protection, financial services, community development, fair lending, civil rights, and consumer financial products or services. Bill Bynum, CEO of Hope Enterprise Corp. and Hope Community CU, Jackson, Miss., is CAB vice president. Laura Castro de Cortes, vice president of alternative financial services for Centris FCU, Omaha, Neb., is also a CAB member.
The 15 current members of the CUAC are: