Join your credit union peers for empowering programming that keeps you informed in an ever-changing environment. Councils provide a forum for sharing best practices, engaging in rich dialogue, and connecting with colleagues for deeper insights into your discipline’s most critical topics.

Programming features eight councils, including the newly added Financial Strategy Council. Each council meets three times a year, with just-in-time meetings called as needed. Don’t miss the opportunity to stay informed, connected, and ahead of the curve this year!

2021 Council Programs

Councils provide a forum for peer groups to connect, share experiences, and learn from one another. Council members enjoy virtual networking opportunities, admission to all council-specific meetings, and access to a council-specific e-mail discussion group.

The 2021 Council meetings will be held online via the Zoom video conferencing platformTo participate in the meetings, attendees will need access to a computer or video conferencing system with working speakers.

Take a look at these tips for making the most of your virtual meeting.

To learn more about Zoom and how to join the meetings, watch this 1-minute video or reach out to Mark Gonzalez. 

Pick A Membership That's Right For You

2021 Council Memberships
Want to bring your team? With a Credit Union Council Membership your credit union may send an unlimited number of staff members to attend all Council meetings within that discipline.
Council Membership & DetailsPricingRegistration
Power User Membership
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to all Council meetings in 2021.
Membership: $1599
Small Credit Union Membership*: $1289
Register
Individual User Pass
Allows one individual from your credit union to attend one Council meeting of their choice in 2021.
Pass: $119
Collectors
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to three Collectors’ Council meetings in 2021.
Membership: $469
Small Credit Union Membership*:$399
Register
Commercial Services
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to three Commercial Services Council meetings in 2021.
Membership: $469
Small Credit Union Membership*: $399
Register
Compliance
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to three Compliance Council meetings in 2021.
Membership: $469
Small Credit Union Membership*: $399
Register
NEW!! Financial Strategy
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to three Financial Strategy Council meetings in 2021.
Membership: $469
Small Credit Union Membership*: $399
Register
HR & Trainers
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to three HR & Trainers’ meetings in 2021.
Membership: $469
Small Credit Union Membership*: $399
Register
Lenders
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to three Lenders’ Council meetings in 2021.
Membership: $469
Small Credit Union Membership*: $399
Register
Marketing, Biz Dev & Community Outreach
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to three Marketing, Biz Dev & Community Outreach Council meetings in 2021.
Membership: $469
Small Credit Union Membership*: $399
Register
Risk Management
Allows your credit union to send an unlimited number of staff to three Risk Management Council meetings in 2021.
Membership: $469
Small Credit Union Membership*: $399
Register
*Small Credit Unions are distinguished by having less than $100 million in assets.

Council Meeting Dates

Collectors Council
Upcoming Meeting dates: June 24, Nov. 18

Commercial Services Council
Upcoming Meeting dates: June 22, Oct. 19

Compliance Council
Upcoming Meeting dates: Sept. 14, Dec. 9

Financial Strategy Council
Upcoming Meeting dates: June 8, Nov. 2

HR & Trainer’s Council
Upcoming Meeting dates: Aug. 26, Nov. 16

Lenders Council
Upcoming Meeting dates: June 10, Nov. 18

Marketing, Business Development, & Community Outreach Council
Upcoming Meeting dates: May 18, Nov. 9

Risk Management Council
Upcoming Meeting dates: Aug. 24, Oct. 28

Scholarship Information

Continued education and training of credit union employees helps keep the Credit Union Movement vibrant and competitive in the financial marketplace. We understand this can take a significant commitment of time and money.  The Northwest Credit Union Foundation provides professional development scholarships awarding up to $1,000 per year for selected applicants.  Learn more on the  NWCUF website. 

QUESTIONS, CANCELLATIONS, OR CONCERNS?

This program is open to NWCUA Member and Associate Member credit union employees only. For more information about the Northwest Credit Union Association’s Council program, or assistance with registration, please contact  Mark Gonzalez, Sr. Manager of Member Engagement.