|The Nevada Credit Union League (left side) and California Credit Union League (right side) boards of director pose for a “REACH” photo with Leagues President and CEO Diana Dykstra (middle).|
NEW CHAIRMEN TAKE HELM OF LEAGUES
updated 10/29/14 01:34 PM
Jon Hernandez and Wally Murray
The California Credit Union League and Nevada Credit Union League annual meetings were held Oct. 21 during the general session at REACH 2014—the Leagues’ annual convention at L.A. Live in downtown Los Angeles.
The meeting gave conference attendees the opportunity to be a part of this time-honored annual tradition.
Outgoing California League Chairman Teresa Freeborn (CEO of Xceed Financial FCU) and outgoing Nevada League Chairman Wayne Tew (CEO of Clark County CU) thanked fellow board members for their time and effort in a year filled with opportunities to spread the credit union philosophy. They recognized the collaborative relationship between the California and Nevada Leagues, and said they looked forward to seeing that partnership continue in 2015.
Jon Hernandez—CEO of CalCom FCU, Mattel FCU, and interim CEO of Nikkei CU—became the California League’s new board chairman during the meeting. Wally Murray, CEO of Greater Nevada CU, is now the Nevada League’s new board chairman.
Both Hernandez and Murray said they look forward to engaging with the Leagues and member credit unions in each state as 2014 transitions into a new year. They noted how they are both proud to serve as chairmen.
The following is the composition of the California League and Nevada League boards:
2014-2015 California Executive Committee
2014-2015 California League Board of Directors
2014-2015 Nevada League Board of Directors
CHAPTER FORUM, RECEPTION ENGAGES CUs updated
10/27/14 06:55 PM
Networking and Awards after 'REACH'
Credit union chapter members from across California and Nevada gathered Oct. 23 at the JW Marriott (L.A. Live) in downtown Los Angeles to attend the 2014 Chapter Forum, which offered a full day of valuable networking and educational sessions for attendees who were eager to share individual stories about the work their chapters are accomplishing.
NEEN JAMES CHALLENGES CUs AT 'REACH' updated
10/27/14 04:17 PM
'Time is the New Currency'
By Wednesday afternoon, nearly 700 credit union CEOs, professionals, industry vendors, and guests had attended REACH 2014, the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues’ Annual Meeting and Convention from Oct. 20-22 at the JW Marriott (L.A. LIVE) in downtown Los Angeles.
CFPB, FTC HOST DEBT COLLECTION FORUM updated
10/27/14 03:31 PM
Latino Consumers Discussed
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently hosted an all-day forum on “Debt Collection and the Latino Community,” which brought together consumer advocates, industry professionals, and regulators to discuss how debt collection issues affect Latino consumers, especially those with limited English proficiency (LEP).
FinCEN: QUARTERLY UPDATE ON 'SARs' updated
10/27/14 03:09 PM
Also, Mortgage Service Transfer Guidance
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has issued its SAR Stats quarterly update, which provides information on Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs) filed through Sept. 30, 2014.