CUNA President/CEO Cheney Resigning to Lead SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union in California

A national search for a new president and CEO of the Credit Union National Association will be launched immediately, the association’s chairman said Wednesday, to find a successor to Bill Cheney, who is returning to California in June to be president and CEO of SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union in Santa Ana.

Steve Albers Passes Away After Bike Accident

Steve Albers, president and founder of Tacoma-based insurance company Albers & Co., passed away Friday evening after being critically injured in a bike accident. A celebration of life will be held today at 3 p.m. at Fircrest Golf Club.

The Basics of Engaging Credit Union Membership in Partisan Politics

Dennis Pierce, CEO of CommunityAmerica Credit Union in Kansas City, Mo., and a featured presenter at the NWCUA’s upcoming Leadership Symposium, discusses the importance of political advocacy for credit unions and easy tips for effective engagement.

Pierce County Chapter Launches Website Using Foundation Grant

The Pierce County Chapter of Credit Unions used funds from a Foundation grant to launch a dedicated chapter website to serve as a resource for credit union professionals and volunteers.