CUNA CEO Jim Nussle: Engage Real People in Advocacy

Nussle called for all credit unions, CEOs, Board Members, and professionals to engage in credit union advocacy and to rally their members.

Amplify Opens with All-Star Lineup on Advocacy, Regulatory Relief, and Innovation

The opening General Session of the NWCUA’s Amplify Convention featured presentations by CUNA President and CEO Jim Nussle, Oregon Speaker of the House Tina Kotek, NCUA Vice Chair Rick Metsger, and Filene CEO Mark Meyer.

Jim Nussle to Speak at Amplify After Big First Year Changes at CUNA

Celebrating one year leading CUNA, President and CEO Jim Nussle announced big changes including a dues reduction, expense savings, expanded membership, and more. Next week he will address Northwest credit unions at Amplify Convention in Portland.

CUNA Announces Jim Nussle, Former House Budget Chair, as New CEO

Jim Nussle, former eight-term congressman, House budget chair, White House Management and Budget Office director, named new CUNA CEO.

Peninsula Credit Union’s Jim Morrell: “Our Collective Voice is Louder Than That of Any Individual”

With 2013 in the rear-view mirror, Anthem asked Northwest credit union presidents and CEOs to reflect on the past, consider what lies ahead and talk about the challenges — and the opportunities — that await credit unions in 2014. Today: Jim Morrell, president and CEO of Peninsula Credit Union.

Trailhead CEO Jim McCarthy Named to Northwest Credit Union Foundation Board

Trailhead Credit Union CEO Jim McCarthy will fill the District 4 seat on the Northwest Credit Union Foundation’s board of directors. He’ll join the board March 5 and serve through October 2014.

Oregon Legislative Update

A bill to improve the Oregon Credit Union Act has cleared another hurdle in the Oregon Senate. In this week’s Oregon Legislative Update, NWCUA Legislative Advocate Pam Leavitt shares details of the legislation.

Joining an Elite Group, Northwest CU Professionals Earn Credit Union Development Educator Certification

Three Northwest credit union professionals have joined an elite team of financial educators, earning certification as Credit Union Development Educators.

NWCUA-Supported Candidates in 2012 Election – Washington

The Northwest Credit Union Association is supporting the following candidates in Washington in the November 2012 election…

Credit Union Family Suffers Tragic Loss

Beloved WECU Business Loan Officer Jim Langei and his wife, Sterling Taylor, passed away as a result of a marina fire on March 30. A joint “Celebration of Life” will be held for the couple in Bellingham on April 14.

Obituaries: Huggins and Erickson

The credit union system mourns the loss to two longtime leaders, Jim Huggins, former CEO of American Lake CU, and Wallace Erickson of PUD CU.