The National Credit Union Foundation has named Brian Griffith, CUDE, as its new director of marketing and communications. He will lead all the Foundation’s marketing, communications and public relations strategy and execution.
CUNA announced promotions Monday: Mike Schenk to CUNA's deputy chief advocacy officer for policy analysis and chief economist; Trey Hawkins to deputy chief advocacy officer for political action; Vicki Christner to VP of strategic communications.
CUNA Councils has officially launched their 2018 All In campaign. Starting in 2015, the annual campaign encourages credit unions to unlock the full value of CUNA Councils by signing up one credit union professional for each Council.
The CUNA Technology Council and CUNA Operations & Member Experience Council have opened nominations for their 2018 awards programs. Both councils will present their awards at the co-located CUNA Technology Council Conference and CUNA Operations & Member Experience Council Conference, Sept. 12-15 in San Francisco.
CUNA presented the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection with a comprehensive white paper, “CUNA's Common-Sense Reforms to Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Rules and Procedures,” Tuesday, as part of CUNA’s continued advocacy efforts in the wake of S. 2155 being signed into law.
CUNA has recently become aware of a website and social media advertisements that appear to be sponsored by a class action law firm inviting credit union members to contact the firm if they have been charged an overdraft or non-sufficient funds fee in connection with the use of a debit card.
As a result of a new state law advocated by the Louisiana Credit Union League, Louisiana’s credit unions can now provide their members with prize-linked savings accounts that can help them win big bucks just for saving a few dollars.