Photo Gallery: America’s Credit Union Conference underway

Photo Gallery: America’s Credit Union Conference underway

Monday events include the 2019 Credit Union Hero of the Year presentation.

June 17, 2019

More than 650 credit union industry leaders, including 190 first-timers, made their way to the Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida for the 2019 America’s Credit Union Conference.

Following are highlights from Monday.


  • Slide 01

    Mark DeCarlo, conference emcee, and Keesler Federal's Sylvia Pinegar demonstrate how attendees can make a splash on social media.

  • Slide 02

    Patrick La Pine, president/CEO of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions, welcomes attendees to Florida.

  • Slide 03

    Mickey Mouse, Patrick La Pine, and CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle welcome attendees to Walt Disney World Resort®.

  • Slide 04

    Caroline Willard, president/CEO of the Cornerstone Credit Union League, praises Credit Union Hero of the Year Harlene Johnson, president of Light Commerce Credit Union, for her work with underserved communities in the Houston area.

  • Slide 05

    In accepting the 2019 Credit Union Hero of the Year Award, Harlene Johnson says “financial literacy is the catalyst” for success at Light Commerce Credit Union.

  • Slide 06

    “Progress is the ability to not lie to ourselves,” says violinist and keynote speaker Kai Kight.

  • Slide 07

    Monday’s sessions end on a high note with the Exhibit Hall grand opening and reception.

  • Slide 08

    CUNA, the only national association that advocates on behalf of all credit unions, greets conference attendees in the Exhibit Hall.

  • Slide 09

    Attendees learn about the latest technology available in the industry.


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