Credit Unions to Vote on CUNA Bylaws Modernization

CUNA’s membership is being asked to vote to modernize the national trade association’s bylaws supported by the CUNA Board. The modernized bylaws are the culmination of the industry’s work to create the most effective advocacy model for the future. The voting period extends through mid-March.

Streifel: ‘We Win in Advocacy Only When We Work Together’

The Northwest credit union movement was prominently represented on stage as the America’s Credit Union Conference and World Credit Union Conference kicked off their joint event in Denver Sunday. Susan Streifel, CUNA Board Chair and CEO of Woodstone Credit Union, delivered one of the opening addresses.

Incoming CUNA Board Chairwoman Susan Streifel Builds the Foundations of Mighty Credit Union Advocacy

Streifel, who joined the credit union movement as a young “hungry artist,” rose through the industry with a relentless appetite for learning, a deep appreciation of hard work, and a focus on impact.

Jones and Streifel Honored for Uniting Credit Unions in Advocacy

Mandy Jones and Susan Streifel were honored as Advocates of the Year for their personal dedication to the collective voice of advocacy.

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.

Streifel Implores Credit Unions to Gauge Impact of Risk-Based Capital Proposal

Susan Streifel, the president and CEO of Woodstone Credit Union and vice chair of CUNA’s executive committee, says the future of the credit union system rests on the NCUA getting its Risk-Based Capital proposal right. Credit unions should assess the rule’s impact, she says, and let the regulator know how it will affect future performance.

New CUNA Video Says NCUA’s Risk-Based Capital Proposal Could Hinder Future Growth

Woodstone Credit Union President/CEO Susan Streifel and other members of CUNA’s executive committee talk about the long-term implications of the NCUA’s Risk-Based Capital proposal in a new video that urges credit unions to get involved in the nationwide effort to improve the rule.

NWCUA Members Garner Key National Leadership Posts

Northwest credit unions will have a strong national voice on CUNA committees this year. Fourteen credit union leaders have been appointed to committees that help to determine future policy and advocacy positions.

Streifel, Stang to Serve on CUNA Board of Directors

Northwest credit unions will soon have two leaders representing them on the CUNA Board of Directors. Woodstone Credit Union’s Susan Streifel has been reelected to represent credit unions with fewer than 23,000 members and NWCUA President and CEO Troy Stang will serve as the District 6 trade association representative.

Western CUNA Management School Celebrates Streifel, NW Graduates

Woodstone’s Susan Streifel was recognized with the Jim Likens Alumni Award, while 13 NW professionals were part of the Class of 2011.

Woodstone Credit Union CEO Chosen for CUNA’s Executive Committee

Woodstone Credit Union President and CEO Susan Streifel, CCE, was recently elected to the position of executive committee member director at-large for the Credit Union National Association (CUNA).