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Save The Date for 2017 Mountain West Annual Meeting

The largest gathering of credit union executives and board members from the Mountain West region convene each year at the Mountain West Annual Meeting & Convention.  Attendees will join keynote sessions from thought leaders in business and industry, network with fellow credit union leaders, explore key regulatory, technology and compliance … Read More

Nominations Open for 2017 CU Leadership Institute

In addition to all the operational knowledge required to work at a credit union, it is also time to starting thinking about your leadership development path and that of your employees.  Entering its seventh year in 2017, nominations are now open for the highly prestigious Credit Union Leadership Institute.  Over … Read More

Three Compliance Lunch & Learn Sessions Set for November

Just announced!  The next Mountain West Compliance Lunch & Learns for credit union members will be held in Denver, Phoenix and Tucson. The topic for this set of sessions is Special Account Issues, discussing conservatorships, estates, small estate proceedings and more. Choose from the following dates and cities: November 1, … Read More

Technology Networking Council Addresses Top Tech Topics

MWCUA will be hosting its second Technology Networking Council  on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 in Denver, CO; Phoenix, AZ and Rock Springs, WY. The Technology Council provides professionals in the information technology field the chance to network, share best practices, and ideas on the latest technology and trends. IT staff, … Read More

Early Bird Registration Closes Aug. 15th for CEO / Board Chair Summit & Volunteer Conference

Don’t miss the chance to register for the Mountain West CEO / Board Chair Summit & Volunteer Conference at a great rate!  Register by August 15th and you’ll save $100 off the regular registration fees.  The CEO / Board Chair Summit & Volunteer Conference take place this October in Las Vegas and … Read More

Time to Register for the 2016 Economic Forum

Registration is in progress for this year’s one-day Economic Forum taking place on September 15 in Sedona, AZ. Economists, Dr. Lee McPheters, Research Professor of Economics from ASU and Bill Hampel, Chief Policy Officer & Chief Economist at CUNA will provide regional and national overviews of the economy.  The day … Read More

Registration Now Open for 2016 Compliance Schools

Registration is now open for the 2016 Regulatory Compliance Schools in Colorado and Arizona. Compliance expert, Gaye DeCesare, NCCO, CUCE, BSACS, will be the instructor for both locations, giving attendees a solid understanding of the regulations and laws affecting their regulatory compliance responsibilities. For program summary and registration details, click on … Read More

Registration Opens for New CEO/Board Chair Summit & Volunteer Conference

Registration for our newest conference opportunity has just opened!  With input from many of our member credit unions, we created a CEO/Board Chair Summit and designed a new Volunteer Conference.  This is not a place to get annual BSA training, instead, this is a place to think deeply and strategically … Read More

Financial Strategies Seminar: A Must Attend for CFO’s, Controllers and Financial Personnel

On June 8, 2016, Mountain West is pleased to bring you expert advice on the financial issues you’re facing at your credit union. In collaboration with The Baker Group and BKD National Financial Services Group, industry experts will provide guidance on preparing for success in the ever-evolving credit union industry. To … Read More

Early Bird Deadline Approaching for Mountain West Annual Meeting

There is still time to attend the Mountain West Credit Union Association 2016 Annual Meeting & Convention on April 21-23, 2016 at the world-class Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, CO. This year’s convention will be the largest group of attendees since Mountain West was formed. You won’t want to miss the … Read More