CUNA issued a letter urging House leadership to Title XVII of the House Amendment to S. 488, the JOBS and Investor Confidence Act of 2018, which would delay the risk-based capital rule recently finalized by NCUA.
CUNA joined other trade associations in sending a letter to House leaders urging the adoption of an amendment to the Financial Services and General Government appropriations bill to prohibit the U.S. Postal Service from providing banking services.
CUNA Councils announced the name change of the CUNA CFO Council to the CUNA Finance Council, to more closely unify members and their backgrounds with the intent of the group. The change is effective immediately.
Registration is open for CUNA Mutual Group’s ninth annual, day-long Discovery Conference on Aug. 16. The conference brings together innovation experts and credit union leaders to help credit unions prepare for upcoming 2019 strategic planning sessions.
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.
Forty-eight credit union volunteers received their Certified Credit Union Volunteer (CCUV) designations through CUNA Volunteer Certification School this past May in San Diego. These newly certified volunteers gained valuable knowledge on several different leadership and board related topics.