Director Spotlight: Frank Chinn Brings the Boardroom’s Perspective to Advocacy

Unitus Community Credit Union’s Board Chair shares three helpful hints for meaningful conversations with legislators.

Oregon Governmental Affairs Committee

Call for Nominations: Apply by Nov. 6 to Serve on NWCUA’s 2020 Committees

Learn where your voice is needed, and how serving on a committee can help advance your credit union and the Northwest Credit Union Movement.

New Directors’ Resource Center Offers Board Members Vital Professional Development

Website provides 24/7 access to key content board members may use to make strategic, informed decisions on behalf of their credit unions and members.

Two Washington Credit Union Leaders Keep the “People Helping People” Philosophy All in the Family

Sister CEOs support each other as they come full circle in their credit union careers.

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Oregon State Credit Union CEO Richard Hein Inducted into Credit Union House Hall of Leaders 

Hein has spent his career championing the Credit Union Movement.

Idaho Credit Union Professionals Awarded with Kathy Thomson Scholarships

Scholarships honor Thomson’s legacy and contributions to the Credit Union Movement.

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NWCUA Committee and Task Force Nominations Due Nov. 9

Contribute your expertise to help further the success of Northwest credit unions.

Committee Nominations at MAXX 2018

Call for Nominations: Apply by Nov. 9 to Serve on NWCUA’s 2019 Committees

Learn where your voice is needed, and how serving on a committee can help advance your credit union and the Northwest Credit Union Movement.

Young Credit Union Professionals Showed High Engagement at MAXX

Three Young Professional Leads share the highlights and insights gained from their MAXX experience.

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NWCUA YP Leads Champions Encourage Young Professionals to Apply Now

Becoming a YP Lead allows CU professionals to build, learn, engage, expand, and celebrate career growth — and to attend MAXX Convention.

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2018 NWCUA Committees Finalized

Credit union leaders across Idaho, Oregon, and Washington will come together to advance the Northwest Credit Union Movement.

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Call for Nominations: Apply by Nov. 20 to Serve on NWCUA’s 2018 Committees

Learn where your voice is needed, and how serving on a committee can help advance your credit union and the Northwest Credit Union Movement.

Members of the Northwest Chapter of Sister Societies.

Announcing the Northwest Chapter of Sister Societies

To advance women’s leadership in the credit union industry, the region’s first group of Global Women’s Leadership Network Sister Societies takes shape.

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Northwest Credit Unions Welcome New Leadership

Gayle Rust Gustafson joins iQ Credit Union as chief lending officer; BECU welcomes Darren Hamby as new vice president of Total Rewards; Columbia Credit Union announces Dan Kreamier as VP branch manager of its first Oregon branch.

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Chapters Take Action

From food banks to Wonder Woman, Chapters across the Northwest find creative ways to support the Credit Union Movement.

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Emerging Leaders Program Helps Credit Union Professionals Develop Their Leadership Presence

2017 Emerging Leaders scholarship recipient Heather Brammeier, an accounting administrator from Valley Credit Union, guest blogs about her second session in the career development program.

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Highlights from the Spring Small Credit Union Roundtable

Leaders representing small credit unions from across the Northwest shared insights at the biannual Small Credit Union Roundtable.

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Tools to Help Your Credit Union Attract Talented Leaders

Supplemental benefits provide competitive edge in retention and recruiting.