Coffee Vs. Cheese: Troy Stang Accepts Filene’s Weekend Wager

Filene threw down a cheesy, caffeinated NFL gauntlet, and Troy Stang answered.

McWatters Joins NCUA Board

After his Senate confirmation in June, Mark McWatters is sworn in as an NCUA board member.

Senate Confirms McWatters to NCUA Board

The U.S. Senate confirmed J. Mark McWatters as the newest member of the NCUA board. He will take office as the NCUA prepares to finalize the controversial risk-based capital rule.

NWCUA-Supported Candidates in 2012 Election – Oregon

The Northwest Credit Union Association is supporting the following candidates in Oregon in the November 2012 election:

A Day in the Life of an NWCUA Lobbyist

Feb. 22 was just another day at the Capitol for NWCUA Vice President of Legislative Affairs Mark Minickiello, one that saw him tangle with the Navy Band, sprint between legislators’ offices, and testify before the Senate on the Public Funds bill.

Report Card Time for Association

Over-regulation, compliance, staff training and growing business in a highly competitive landscape mean always-full plates for credit union leadership. Town hall meetings have been scheduled around the region so membership can have an open dialogue with the Association’s leadership, as well as learn more about the redistricting plan.

2010 Capitol Advocacy Award Applications Now Being Accepted

Applications are now being accepted for the 2010 Capitol Advocacy Award to recognize credit unions that have been leaders and participants in legislative and regulatory grassroots advocacy over the past year.