Meet Our Chief Executive Institute Scholars

Meet Our Chief Executive Institute Scholars  This year the Center for Credit Union Leadership has launched the Chief Executive Institute.  The institute is an executive-level learning experience designed to help position credit unions for growth and leadership by developing awareness, understanding, and workplace application of the Baldrige Excellence Framework.  The … Read More

Financial Education Week Webinar: A Unique Opportunity for Collaboration with your local Mexican Consulate

As you may know, Mexico’s Consular Network in the US is the largest of one country in another country with 50 Offices!  In addition to the traditional services, this network plays a much broader role in providing education to the Mexican community in the US. One of these areas of … Read More

Bank Secrecy Act Seminar coming this Spring

How well will your BSA compliance program stand up to regulatory scrutiny? Bank Secrecy Act officers must possess an in depth understanding of the Bank Secrecy Act, its record-keeping and reporting requirements to set up the policies, procedures, and processes that help stop money laundering. At this informative program, credit union … 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

46 CU Professionals Become Certified CU Development Educators (CUDEs) in Dallas

    Foundation adds 4th CU Philosophy Training Session in 2016   Dallas, Texas – Forty-six credit union professionals became Credit Union Development Educators (CUDEs) after being guided by dedicated program facilitators and mentors through the intensive Credit Union Development Education (DE) Training from the National Credit Union Foundation (the … Read More

Mountain West Credit Union Association region’s Crashers named

TruWest’s Henzel, Public Service’s Greiving and Reliant Federal’s Phillips to “Crash the GAC” DENVER, CO (January 22, 2016) — Three young professionals have been named to “Crash the GAC” and represent the Mountain West Credit union Association’s tri-state region at next month’s Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C. TruWest Credit … Read More

Desert Schools Donates More Than $500,000 to Phoenix Children’s Hospital

1 Darn Cool School Receives Substantial Gift to Support Educational Efforts January 15, 2016 05:42 PM Eastern Standard Time PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Desert Schools Federal Credit Union proudly donated more than a half million dollars to 1 Darn Cool School, Phoenix Children’s Hospital’s formal school program, yesterday. Facilitated through the hospital’s trivia … Read More

New! Technology Networking Council

On February 18, 2016, Mountain West will host its first Technology Networking Council where IT professionals, IT staff, managers and operations officers will gather to network, share best practices, and ideas on the latest technology and trends in the information technology arena. The Council is interactive and belongs to the members as an … Read More

Registration Opens for Mountain West Credit Union Association Annual Meeting & Convention

Each year we look forward to gathering credit union executives and volunteers from the Mountain West region in one central place to learn from one another, hear strategies from industry leaders, and mix-and-mingle around what’s tugging at us most. April 21-23, 2016 we will again return to the world-class setting … Read More