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Junior Achievement Seeking Volunteers to Teach Financial Literacy

The Oregon and Southwest Washington Chapter of Junior Achievement is seeking volunteers in Gresham, Portland and Beaverton, OR.

Thompson Takes Leadership Role in Region V

Former examiner began with NCUA in 1988.

NCUA Board Issues Revised Proposed Rules on Executive Compensation, Partial Occupancy; Also, Freed Named to Succeed Whitehead as Region V Director

NCUA’s Board of Directors met last week and took action on a number of items, including executive compensation & partial building occupancy. Also, Cherie Freed was named as Region V Director, taking over for Elizabeth Whitehead.

NCUA Names New Supervisory Examiner for the Northwest

Credit unions are hopeful that new examination leadership will bring Northwest exams in line with other regions.

NCUA Leadership to Region V Credit Unions: Expect Exam Modifications

Credit union league and association leaders met with representatives from NCUA Region V this week to discuss mutual concerns and work to modify the examination process for all credit unions.

Bread & Butter: Northwest Credit Unions Spreading Small-Business Financing Around Region

Efforts by Northwest credit unions to increase their member business lending have proven fruitful as the region’s not-for-profit small-business financiers outpace growth by traditional sources.

NWCUA Regulatory Advocacy Update: Association Meets with NCUA Region V Leadership

The weekly Regulatory Advocacy Update outlines the NWCUA’s efforts to reduce the regulatory burden on credit unions and protect the larger movement. Included here are updates on a meeting with regional NCUA leaders and extended CFPB comment periods.