I was disappointed to read Paul Gentile’s column in the August 1 issue that suggested large credit unions run this industry and, moreover, that they are apathetic about CURIA. Neither of these assertions could be further from the truth.

On his first point, I can attest to the fact that credit unions large and small have taken an active role in the development of the industry over the years. I can also personally attest that small credit unions have an active role in the development of NAFCU policy. Our membership ranges in asset size from below $10 million in assets to over $1 billion and they are all valuable members of the industry. And, the NAFCU staff and I carefully listen, consider and respond to them all, regardless of size!

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?


Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times

Copyright © 2022 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.