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2022 Spring Hike the Hill


June 7, 2022

5:00 pm PDT (6:00 pm MDT)

June 9, 2022

5:00 pm PDT (6:00 pm MDT)


2 days





Special room rates are currently being negotiated for Hike the Hill participants. Once room block information is available, this page will be updated with rates and online booking links.


Austin De Bey

Vice President Legislative Affairs

Phone: 602.430.5473


Daniel Diorio

Director of Political Financing & Policy

Phone: 570.236.0638


Join us at the Spring Hike the Hill as we connect with both Congressional and Regulatory decision-makers in our nation’s capital. This grassroots advocacy event offers an invaluable opportunity to educate and inform our nation’s leaders, spread the credit union message to elected officials, and engage with regulatory partners.

When you register for this event, you directly represent the collective credit union community. Now being six states strong, we have a more influential voice than ever before. You also will have the opportunity to glean important insight regarding the changing environments of payment systems and the quickly evolving world of digital assets.   

Meetings will begin on the morning of Wednesday, June 8, and will conclude by mid-afternoon on Thursday, June 9th.  


Wednesday, June 8
8 a.m. - 8:50 a.m. EDT Breakfast and Speaker Presentation
  Expanding Market and Future of Digital Assets
  Amanda Wick, Senior Investigative Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives
8:50 a.m. - 10 a.m. EDT MWCUA / NWCUA Issue Briefing
11 a.m. - 5 p.m. EDT Congressional Delegation Meetings
  Individual delegation meeting schedule meeting will be provided prior to travel to D.C.
6:30 p.m. EDT Reception and Dinner
  Location to be announced
Thursday, June 9
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. EDT NCUA Headquarter Meetings
  Chairman Harper and Senior NCUA Staff Meetings
  1775 Duke Street
  Alexandria, VA 22314
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. EDT NCUA Meetings
  Additional meetings with NCUA staff are currently being scheduled.
1 p.m. EDT Regulatory Meetings
  Currently in planning. Regulatory meeting schedule will be provided prior to travel to D.C.


Special Travel Rates and Discounts: Special rates and discounts have been negotiated for travel accommodations.


During our Hike the Hill activities, we will be entering federal buildings on Capitol Hill, the National Credit Union Administration, etc. Please make sure to have proper identification with you for all meetings. In addition, our advocacy team will be reaching out to you prior to your travel to obtain information so that you can be pre-screened to efficiently access the buildings. Thank you for your assistance in this process, as we want to ensure all attendees can quickly proceed through security and attend all the events they wish to.


For more information, and to register for the event, contact Austin De Bey at 602.430.5473 or via email at adebey@gowest.org or Daniel Diorio at 570.236.0638 or via email at ddiorio@gowest.org.