CUNA announced two new staff appointments Monday, adding Mitria Wilson and Hannah Truslow advocacy staff. Both employees will be based in CUNA’s Washington, D.C. office.
Wilson joins CUNA as Senior Director of Advocacy and Counsel where she will use work on regulatory advocacy issues for the organization, particularly relating to NCUA examination, supervision and housing policy issues.
Prior to joining CUNA, Wilson worked as Senior Counsel, for the Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee of the House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services. In addition, she served as Vice President of Government Affairs and Senior Counsel with the Center for Responsible Lending, and Director of Legislative and Policy Advocacy with the National Community Reinvestment Coalition.
Wilson holds a bachelors from the University of Alabama and attended the University of Texas School of Law.
Truslow has been named Director of Political Fundraising Development for the Credit Union Legislative Action Council (CULAC), the federal PAC of CUNA. In her new role, Truslow will focus exclusively on growing the trade association's national fundraising base for both CULAC and other corporate political fundraising efforts.
In this capacity she will work alongside CUNA league partners and member credit unions to grow the fundraising capacity of the association’s political programs.
Prior to joining CUNA, Truslow was a Personal Fundraising Coach at Network for Good where she drove product development and provided individualized fundraising strategies to over 40 nonprofit clients. Additionally, Truslow has extensive experience fundraising for political organizations and candidates.
Truslow holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of New Hampshire.