News: News Releases

Mountain West Credit Union Association Presents Prestigious Awards

Professional, Volunteer of the Year Honored and HOPE Award Winner Named at Annual Meeting & Convention DENVER, Co. (April 26, 2017) – The Mountain West Credit Union Association presented its annual credit union Professional and Volunteer of the Year awards at a special dinner April 13 at The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess … Read More

World Council Announces New Leadership Award

Recognizes Emerging Female Leader Boulder, Colorado – Nicole Brusewitz, Vice President of Education and Events at the Mountain West Credit Union Association, has been selected as the first winner of the Global Women’s Leadership Network “Emerging Leader” award which recognizes the accomplishments of an up-and-coming female leader working in the U.S. … Read More

Center for Credit Union Leadership Releases Leadership Study Results

Data provides insight into high-performing credit union CEOs LAS VEGAS, Nv. (October 13, 2016) – The Mountain West Credit Union Foundation (MWCUF), in collaboration with the Center for Credit Union Leadership, presented the results of its most recent survey at the CEO & Board Chair Summit, and exclusive gathering of … Read More

Mountain West Credit Union Foundation Presents Annual Awards

Gala sets attendance record, raises money for charitable work DENVER, Co. (Oct. 3, 2016) – The Mountain West Credit Union Foundation presented its annual credit union industry awards at the 9th Annual Star Gala held September 23 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver, Colorado. Attendance was up 22% … Read More

Mountain West Credit Union Association Formally Endorses Elizabeth “Liz” Cheney for Congress

Her understanding of the need for regulatory relief led to the endorsement. MWCUA represents 22 credit unions in Wyoming. Denver, CO (July 19, 2016) — The Mountain West Credit Union Association (MWCUA), which represents 22 of Wyoming’s federal credit unions, as well as credit unions in Colorado and Arizona, announces it … Read More

CUNA/MWCUA partner to unveil CU Shared Ledger concept at ACUC

June 23, 2016by Lisa J. McCue, CUNA NEWS NOW Credit unions are the original financial services disrupters. And they are the original cooperative cooperators. Those two essential traits of their DNA make them the perfect business model to shake up financial services again by moving squarely into the innovative blockchain … Read More

Mountain West Credit Union Association To Release Annual Report

  More than 600 Credit Union Professionals Gather at Annual Meeting & Convention DENVER, Co. & PHOENIX, Az. (April 19, 2016) – The Mountain West Credit Union Association (MWCUA) will release its annual report to association members and disclose financial reporting for the year ending December 31, 2015 at its … Read More

Governor Signs Colorado CU Governance Bill

On Friday, April 15, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper held a ceremony as he signed SB 125: Credit Union Governance into law. The new law will give state chartered credit unions in Colorado the ability to compensate board members, as well as allow an audit committee to replace a supervisory committee. The … Read More

Denver-based MWCUA, Carolinas Credit Union League Announce Super Bowl Wager

    DENVER, Co. (February 3, 2016) – The credit union movement is tethered in the spirit of collaboration – but that all flies out the window when Super Bowl 50 is on the line. The Mountain West Credit Union Association, based in Denver, Colo., has offered a bet to … Read More

Mountain West Credit Union Association Announces Partnership for Repossession and Disposition

PHOENIX, Az.  (Jan. 29, 2016)–The Mountain West Credit Union Association (MWCUA) has finalized a strategic alliance agreement to help Arizona credit unions with asset repossession and disposition.  Powered by PAR North America, Remarketing by Element and Manheim, the new alliance delivers best-in-class providers, each with a proven commitment to serving … Read More