Studies indicate that companies with female board members experience stronger performance.
WOCCU's Global Women's Leadership Network launches initiative to get more women on credit union boards.
Vantage West's Robert Ramirez named organization's new chair.
Travis CU's Patsy Van Ouwerkerk to receive the Leo H. Shapiro Lifetime Achievement Award.
Ray Shams had most recently been senior managing director of Affinity Advisory Group in Los Angeles for the past four years.
Two of three new board members are incumbents. Incoming chair is Teresa Freeborn of Xceed Financial.
Aug. 21 session set for Xceed center in Rochester, N.Y., and open to member and non-member business people.
California credit union says marketing promotions, internal incentives have helped in 20% increase in past year.
Merger approved last November, made official on Dec. 31. Data integration completed over weekend earlier this month.
More than 150 children make the scene at Xceed Financial's branches and headquarters.