Congratulations to the 2018 Gary Plank Scholars!

Congratulations to the 2018 Gary Plank Scholars!

Every year, the Foundation awards three young Credit Union professionals a $6500 Scholarship to attend the World Credit Union Conference. Named in honor of a retired Arizona League President, the Gary Plank Scholarship Program is a tremendous opportunity for Credit Union leaders to acquire valuable information and get inspired by the passion and enthusiasm for […]

Highlights from the 2017 Foundation Impact Report

Highlights from the 2017 Foundation Impact Report

The annual Foundation Impact Report was released last week at the Mountain West Credit Union Association’s 2018 Annual Meeting and Convention. Established in 1982, the purpose of the Mountain West Credit Union Foundation is to promote leadership development and the advancement of the Credit Union Movement. It accomplishes this through leadership development programs and initiatives […]

Congratulations to the 2018 Executive Leadership Scholars!

Congratulations to the 2018 Executive Leadership Scholars!

We are proud to introduce this group of elite emerging leaders devoted to the development of ongoing growth and leadership. All Executive Leadership Scholars are selected using a comprehensive process including application submission, letters of recommendation, leadership skills assessments, and panel interviews. The program is a five-year journey during which scholars are taught leadership skills, […]

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 […]