NASCUS Annual Summit Showcases New Commitment to Cooperation

The NWCUA team joined credit union regulators and stakeholders at the Annual Summit of the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS).   The Northwest is being well represented at the meeting with strong credit union representation, regulators from all three states, as well as Association and league staff. One of the highlights of the […]

Lucy Ito Named New CEO of NASCUS

NASCUS said that Ito, of California and Nevada League, will replace retiring CEO Fortney later this year.

DFI Granted Five-Year Reaccreditation

The Washington Department of Financial Institutions has been reaccredited by the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors.

NASCUS CEO Mary Martha Fortney to Retire; Regulators Praise Her Leadership, ‘Fierce Dedication’

Mary Martha Fortney, the longtime president and CEO of the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors, has announced that she will retire in 2014. State regulators are responding to her decision by paying tribute to her leadership, critical thinking and “fierce dedication.”

NASCUS Honors BECU’s Cann with 2013 Pierre Jay Award

Parker Cann, senior vice president and general counsel for BECU, has been awarded the 2013 Pierre Jay Award by the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS).

Governance Guidance: NASCUS Training Helps Volunteer Directors Stay Sharp

NASCUS will host a day-long credit union board of directors training in Tukwila, Wash., on April 22 to enhance volunteer directors’ understanding of their statutory, fiduciary and regulatory responsibilities.

NCUA, NASCUS Partner in State-Chartered Low-Income Initiative

A partnership between the NCUA and NASCUS will give state-chartered credit unions new opportunities to receive the Low-Income Credit Union designation.

NCUA to Extend LICU Opt-In Process to State-Chartered Credit Unions

After a letter from the NCUA last month invited more than 1,000 federally chartered credit unions to apply for low-income credit union designation, the agency has announced plans to extend a similar offer to state-chartered credit unions.

Linda Jekel Receives NASCUS Pierre Jay Award for Service

Washington credit union regulator Linda Jekel has received the national Pierre Jay award from the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors. The honor was presented in Denver this week.