Inside the Executive Leadership Program

Inside the Executive Leadership Program

A Conversation with a Recent Graduate and her CEO The Foundation’s Executive Leadership Program was created for the future leaders of the Credit Union Movement, providing over $20,000 of funding for scholars to complete a five-year program focused on Credit Union leadership development. During the program, scholars receive immersive instruction in organization leadership, credit union […]

Thanks to you.

Thanks to you.

Not for credit, not for charity, but for service. What a year! I am incredibly grateful to have spent another year working alongside professionals who live out the Credit Union philosophy every day. The Foundation is important to our Movement because it promotes Credit Union leadership, education, social responsibility, and initiatives that support the long-term […]

Do You Have a Plan to Grow Your Credit Union?

Do You Have a Plan to Grow Your Credit Union?

The Chief Executive Institute is a proven program to help you reach your goals. The application deadline is January 13th. Apply now. The Chief Executive Institute, founded by The Center for Credit Union Leadership, is designed to deepen decision-making and problem-solving skills, and cultivate leaders’ ability to operate strategically within volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous […]

The Evolution of Credit Union Leadership, pt.1

The Evolution of Credit Union Leadership, pt.1

Graduates of the Leadership Institute Share their Perspectives The Mountain West Credit Union Association’s Leadership Institute was created to support the growth of Credit Union leaders through deep immersion in concepts and principles of both general and organizational leadership. The training takes place in four, 2-day workshops that are spread over an eight-month period. Instruction […]

What is it Like to Attend Western CUNA Management School?

What is it Like to Attend Western CUNA Management School?

Two recent graduates share their experience. Western CUNA Management School is a highly concentrated academic training that occurs over three yearly two-week terms. The program’s central focus is on effectively preparing promising leaders for tomorrow’s challenges and provide them with the tools they need to pursue their passion for serving members. Packed with exercises that promote the […]

This Year’s World Conference May Be Over, But Its Impact Lives On

This Year’s World Conference May Be Over, But Its Impact Lives On

For the past few years, the Gary Plank Scholarship has allowed the Foundation to send four professionals to the World Credit Union Conference. Amongst other factors, the recipients were selected based on a demonstrated commitment to the credit union cooperative model and to further development within the international credit union system. This year’s conference was held in Vienna, […]

Apply Now for Funding to Support Leadership Initiatives at Your Credit Union

Apply Now for Funding to Support Leadership Initiatives at Your Credit Union

A cooperative, values-based leadership approach is at the heart of the Credit Union philosophy. This truth is just one of the reasons why the Foundation was established to support the development of Credit Union leaders. For the Credit Union Movement to grow and thrive, it’s imperative that we have strong, values-based leaders at the helm today […]