CUNA announces the hiring of Buddy Gill as the newest member of its engagement team.
Gill will serve as an engagement consultant throughout Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas, working with the Cornerstone Credit Union League and the Credit Union Association of New Mexico.
He will be based out of Austin, Texas.
Gill comes to CUNA with significant credit union industry experience. He most recently served as senior policy and external relations advisor to the chairman at the NCUA, a position he held since 2011. Prior to that, he was the chief advocacy officer and executive vice president officer for the Texas Credit Union League.
“Buddy brings not only a wealth of experience within the credit union system, but a deep understanding the of the CUNA-league-credit union value proposition,” said Greg Michlig, CUNA’s deputy chief engagement officer. “That knowledge and understanding will benefit CUNA, the Cornerstone Credit Union League, the Credit Union Association of New Mexico and the credit unions they serve throughout Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.”
“We at Cornerstone Credit Union League are pleased that CUNA has chosen Buddy Gill—a former Texas Credit Union League employee—as its newest engagement consultant," said Caroline Willard, president/CEO of the Cornerstone Credit Union League. "Buddy and I have already met to discuss how we can strengthen the CUNA/League value proposition in the region, and I believe his strong relationships in the region will help us to that end.”
Gill assumes his position Dec. 7.