Memorandum Directs Independent Agencies to Submit New Regulations for Review Prior to Release

NWCUA’s Vice President of Regulatory Advocacy, John Trull, shares insights on the directive and encourages next steps.

Solarity Credit Union CEO, Mina Worthington, Appointed as Advisor to the Federal Reserve

The former NWCUA board member will serve on the 12th District Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council.

Northwest Credit Union Leadership Encouraged on CFPB Advisory Council

The Bureau is again standing up a Credit Union Advisory Council, and applications are due May 5.

Charlie Clark Tapped to Lead Washington Department of Financial Institutions

Clark has served the DFI for 14 years, most recently as Deputy Director.

Collaboration Between Credit Unions and NWCUA Moves the Needle on the Regulatory Front

Whether for the greater good or an individual credit union’s needs, your Association’s Regulatory Advocacy team goes the distance to remove regulatory barriers.

Gloria Papiez Announces Retirement from Washington Department of Financial Institutions

Papiez served in state government for 35 years; more than 18 in the DFI.

NWCUA Commercial Services Council Reviews Rulemaking Related to Regulatory Bill S.2155

Providing input to regulators even when legislation is favorable is important in continued work to remove regulatory barriers.

NWCUA-Backed Oregon Legislation Reducing Number of Required Board Meetings Moves Closer to Implementation

The rule is expected to result in cost savings and flexibility for credit unions and their boards.

Washington State DFI Names Amy Hunter New Credit Union Regulator

Former Gambling Commission Deputy Director succeeds Linda Jekel, bringing more than 20 years of regulatory agency experience.

Washington Credit Union Regulator Linda Jekel to Retire

Respected regulator leaves behind an impressive legacy known for tackling change and advancing policy for state-chartered credit unions.

NCUA May Delay Implementing Risk-Based Capital Rule

Chairman McWatters acknowledged Washington Congressman Denny Heck’s legislation to delay the process and study the impact on credit unions.

Important CDFI Updates for Credit Unions

A 90-day blackout period on new certifications, the CDFI’s funding outlook, and good news for another Northwest CU attaining CDFI certification.

League InfoSight Announces ComplySight Enhancement

ComplySight, a service available through NWCUA’s partnership with InfoSight, adds complaint management capabilities at no additional cost to credit unions.