Working toward gender balance is good for business and the credit union industry.
Poor and middle-class Americans give more to charity, while wealthy taxpayers donate less.
Read about the credit union industry's latest new hires, promotions, retirement announcements and other career milestones.
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.