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|The Pulse | 08-21-2018|
Volume 7, Issue 33
Hike the Hill with MnCUN, Young Professional Advocacy Training Available
Scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 25 through Thursday, Sept. 27 in Washington D.C., Hike the Hill provides credit union representatives with an opportunity to meet face-to-face with federal legislators.
The three-day trip will include a legislative and regulatory briefing with CUNA to provide information on the critical issues facing credit unions and background information about the current happenings on the Hill. Attendees will then meet with offices of Minnesota's Congressional Delegation. The trip will also include visits to regulatory agencies including the NCUA.
Full details and registration are available online. Please note, the deadline to make a reservation in the MnCUN room block is Aug. 28.
In addition to participating in Hill Visits, young professionals are invited to attend the CUNA Young Professionals Advocacy Training on Sept. 24. This full-day program teaches attendees the benefits of advocacy, how to build strong relationships with their Members of Congress, and best practices in district and Hill meetings. The cost of the training is $199 and will be held at the CUNA Washington D.C. office. To receive more information about the training and registration, contact MnCUN Director of Government Affairs Ryan Smith by email or at 651-288-5523.
Through the Minnesota Credit Union Network’s business development program and compliance and audit services credit unions can contract with highly-qualified professionals for cost efficient consulting services.
Business Development Program
Through one-on-one assistance, MnCUN Director of Business Development, Kris Jacobsen, assists credit unions in tackling today's challenges and tomorrow's opportunities. Jacobsen works with Minnesota credit unions to help them operate effectively through strategic planning facilitation and training sessions for volunteers and managers. For more information, visit the visit the Strategic Planning & Consulting Services webpage.
Compliance and Audit Services
MnCUN’s Compliance & Audit Consultant, Becky Frederick, has 17 years of experience in financial institution compliance and regulatory consulting. She has a wealth of experience in compliance training, regulatory examinations and audits, and regulatory monitoring. For a complete list of services, visit the Compliance Services webpage.
For additional member resources, visit the MnCUN solutions directory online.