Seth Schaefer

Seth Schaefer

Seth Schaefer has worked at Rivermark Community Credit Union for 17 years acting as a strategic thought leader on member experience with a focus on insight-driven service and technology integration. Prior to the President and CEO role, Schaefer held various positions in the credit union, including operations, lending, marketing, and technology.  With a degree from […]

Aben Hill

Aben Hill

Aben Hill currently serves as Chief Lending Officer for Community Credit Union in Beaverton, Oregon. In this role, he is responsible for all lending and operations activities for mortgage, consumer, and commercial real estate, including insurance and collections.     He previously held the position of Senior Vice President for California Bank & Trust, where he oversaw the business […]

Charlotte Nemec

Born and raised in a small town in Montana, Charlotte Nemec moved to “the big city” of Spokane, Washington, when she was 20, where she completed her degree in economics at Eastern Washington University. Soon after, she started her career in the credit union industry by landing a job as a Human Resource Specialist. Fast forward 20 years, and a […]

Tim Foley

Tim Foley has always been a passionate rebel and found his tribe at Think|Stack in 2018. Throughout his life and career Tim has encountered the power of digital transformation at every turn. Despite being surrounded by technology revolutions Tim is driven by an unrelenting desire to make authentic connections that focus on human centered design. […]

Eric Termuende

Eric Termuende is the co-founder of NoW of Work, author of the bestselling book Rethink Work, and global keynote speaker. Having been on hundreds of stages and worked with and studied the greatest places to work in the world he knows what it takes to build incredible teams that are resilient, innovative, and ready for the future of work.   A […]

Chris Sachse

Chris found his entrepreneurial spirit at a young age. He has been passionately leading teams since the lemon aide and lawn cutting empire of Springdale. As an athlete, Chris continued to develop his leadership style and passionately rebellious flare. He loves to improvise, create and inspire others. His passion for leadership and creativity helped shape […]

Rocky Ozaki

Rocky is the Founder & CEO of the NoW of Work Inc. – a business transformation firm whose primary focus is helping executives build future-proofed, resilient organizations that are anchored on cultures of innovation and agility. He couples a decade of senior leadership roles in large enterprise, with 5-years in start-up tech to form what he […]

Jason Haley

Jason Haley

Jason Haley is ALM First’s Chief Investment Officer, joining the firm in 2008. He heads ALM First’s Investment Management Group (IMG) and is portfolio manager for the Trust for Credit Unions mutual funds. Jason and his team are responsible for leading the investment process and investment theme development for the firm. Jason also oversees all […]

Todd Clark

Throughout his career, Todd Clark has specialized in identifying technology gaps in the market and determining how emerging technology will fill those gaps, all with an aim of uncovering efficiencies for financial institutions.  Clark began his tenure as President/CEO at CO-OP Financial Services in 2016. His vision and leadership has transformed the company into the credit union […]

Tony Boutelle

Tony Boutelle

Tony Boutelle is the President and Chief Executive Officer of CU Direct. Tony has over 30 years of credit union industry experience, beginning his career at the Colorado Credit Union League in 1985.  He continued his career at the California Credit Union League in beginning of 1987 and moved to CUNA Mutual Group in 1991 […]

Jennifer Wagner

Jennifer Wagner

Jennifer Wagner is the EVP & Chief Advocacy Officer for the Northwest Credit Union Association. She leads the Association’s federal governmental affairs priorities, working closely with the Northwest congressional delegation in Washington, D.C. as well as in our region. Wagner oversees the Association’s grassroots advocacy programs and initiatives to raise political action funds to support candidates […]

John Trull

John Trull

John Trull is the Vice President of Regulatory Advocacy for the Northwest Credit Union Association. He works to advocate credit unions’ opinions and positions to Federal and State Regulators to ensure reasonable non-burdensome regulations are promulgated. In addition to monitoring regulatory development and participating in the rulemaking processes where appropriate, Trull serves as a contact […]

Troy Stang

Troy Stang

Troy Stang serves as the President and CEO of the Northwest Credit Union Association (NWCUA), the trade association representing more than 170 not-for-profit, member-owned credit unions in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. More than 8.1 million consumers — 60% of the northwest population — are members of those credit unions. Under Stang’s leadership, the Association is […]

Cameron Smith

Cameron Smith

Cameron Smith is Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Resources for the Northwest Credit Union Association. In this role, he leads Strategic Link, which connects credit unions to the most relevant business solutions and emerging technology. Smith previously served as Chief of Staff for the Oregon Secretary of State where he led and coordinated a […]

Danielle Sittu

Danielle Sittu, ABC

Danielle Sittu is Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications for the Northwest Credit Union Association. In this role, she is responsible for developing the Association’s strategic direction for internal and external communications, including public relations, programming and events, digital and print marketing, and social media. She also directs the Association’s member engagement strategy, and […]

Jennifer Huggard

Jennifer Huggard

Jennifer Huggard is the senior vice president of administration & governance affairs at the Northwest Credit Union Association. Her main responsibilities include human resources, payroll, and accounting. Huggard earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Washington. After working as an online banking customer contact for KeyBank, she joined the Washington Credit […]

Sharee Adkins

Sharee Adkins

Sharee Adkins is the Executive Director of the Northwest Credit Union Foundation. In this role, she amplifies the impact credit unions have in our community by forging and leveraging partnerships to achieve ambitious goals in the Foundation’s priority areas of asset-building, economic empowerment, and cooperative development. Adkins holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Boise […]