Nominations open for HR & organizational development excellence

October 5, 2018



Lauren Williams - CUNA Communications; (202) 626-7642;

Julie Lang – CUNA Councils; (608) 231-4018;

MADISON, Wis., and WASHINGTON (October 5, 2018) – The 2019 CUNA HR & Organizational Development Council Awards are now taking nominations, providing a chance for professionals and credit unions to be recognized for their outstanding commitment to excellence in these fields.

“Professionals who choose a career in human resources or organizational development are dedicating themselves to helping others grow and stand out,” said Jennifer Huggard, chair of the CUNA HR & Organizational Development Council Awards and Recognition Committee. “Once a year, we want to give back and honor the achievements of the people committed to helping others achieve.”

Nominations are currently being accepted in three categories:

  • Professional of the Year Award
  • Rising Star Award
  • Excellence in HR & Organizational Development Awards

The nomination deadline for the awards listed is January 25, 2019. Winners will be recognized publicly at next year’s CUNA HR & Organizational Development Council Conference.

You can learn more and nominate your colleagues here.


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