Groups hope to modernize country's regulations for credit unions to help shake off vestiges of Soviet rule, align with European Union standards.
Former top NCUA aide John McKechnie, now with a Washington consulting firm, is enhancing his lobbying profile.
Columbus, Ohio, corporate names local CEO as its new chair.
The William A. Herring Society was created to recognize CU directors, CEOs and employees.
Former NCUA staffer John McKechnie told a group of Ohio credit union leaders that the climate in Washington is akin to the Land of Oz.
The industry debate over the propriety of the public campaigns of small, deeply troubled inner city credit unions to raise capital among other CUs and the citizenry has generated lively and sometimes strident rhetoric.
The Ohio Credit Union League unveiled this week what it called a distinctive and innovative fund-raising approach to its foundation.
The Ohio Credit Union League, pressing its emphasis on legislative advocacy, is undertaking a revamp of its annual meeting format to include a Columbus “Hike the Hill” at the yearly conclave.
In a quirky promo for financial literacy, the Ohio Credit Union League said it will be giving free round trip limo rides to downtown workers in Columbus next Tuesday during the lunch hour.
With an eye on sharply strengthening its lobbying strategy, the Ohio Credit Union League announced this week it is revamping its annual meeting format to include for the first time a Columbus “Hike the Hill.”