2022 – Our Next Adventure

Leadership 2022 - Our Next Adventure
Designed for CEOs and senior credit union leaders from all CU*BASE clients, the CU*Answers Leadership Conference provides a unique opportunity to get together with your peers and hear CU*Answers’ vision for our partnership each year.

Missed The Event?

Check out the presentation and catch up on all the digital handouts.

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Save the Date!

CEO Strategies returns November 15-16, 2022. Save the date for this special event in Las Vegas.

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2022 Awards

The following awards were presented at this year’s Leadership Conference.

2022 Robert H. Mackay Leadership Award recipient, Randy Karnes, retiring CU*Answers CEO

Robert Mackay Award

Randy Karnes
CU*Answers
CEO 1994-2021
(Grand Rapids, MI)

2022 Spirit of CU*Answers Award recipient, Vizo Financial accepted by Charnell Etzweiler

Spirit of CU*Answers Award

Charnell Etzweiler
Core Implementation & Support Director
Vizo Financial
(Middletown, PA)

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Drawing Winners

Passport iPad
Beth Carpenter from Educational Community Alliance Credit Union
Passport iPad
Steve Cobb from BlueOX Credit Union
Ransomware Assessment (a $4,800 value!)
Vicki Running from Unison Credit Union
Cybersecurity Assessment (a $9,600 value!)
Carolyn Mikesell from Public Service Credit Union
Pay Anyone 1.0 Mobile App Deployment (a $1,500 value!)
Vicki Running from Unison Credit Union
Pay Anyone 1.0 Mobile App Deployment (a $1,500 value!)
Bryce Carden from Members Source Credit Union
Pay Anyone 1.0 Mobile App Deployment (a $1,500 value!)
Kim Kniola from First Trust Credit Union
Pay Anyone 1.0 Mobile App Deployment (a $1,500 value!)
Brian Sprang from Quest Federal Credit Union
Pay Anyone 1.0 Mobile App Deployment (a $1,500 value!)
Nick Montie from Wolverine State Credit Union
6-month subscriptions to Mobile Manager (a $300 value!)
Charles J. Papenfus from Inland Valley Federal Credit Union
6-month subscriptions to Mobile Manager (a $300 value!)
Steve Smith from TruNorth Federal Credit Union
Courtesy Pay Program Analysis (a $1,500 value!)
Marisa Conforti from Partnership Financial Credit Union
Xpress Teller Consulting/Configuration Service (a $1,000 value!)
TBD

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July 6, 2022

It’s Leadership Conference Day! Our 3-Part Video Series is Now Available!

It’s Leadership Conference Day! Our 3-Part Video Series is Now Available!

The 2020 Leadership Conference is here!  Our three talk show themed episodes are now available on the CU*Answers website.  Click the button below to view each episode and learn all about what the cooperative is working on! View the 2020 Leadership Videos Additionally, a Digital Packet and series of Home School Assignments are available on… Read more »

Jul 1, 2020

News About the CU*Answers 2020 Leadership Conference

News About the CU*Answers 2020 Leadership Conference

As you know, the 2020 CU*Answers Leadership Conference has gone digital.  Since the conference was originally scheduled for today, here’s a quick recap of what’s happening. The 2020 Annual Stockholders Meeting and board election is being held via a live Zoom web conference at 4:30 PM ET on Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 (yep, that’s today!).  Registration… Read more »

Jun 17, 2020

Last Chance to Register for the Xtend 2020 Annual Stockholders Meeting

Last Chance to Register for the Xtend 2020 Annual Stockholders Meeting

ATTENTION XTEND STOCKHOLDERS Xtend will be changing up our Leadership Conference this year, and will be moving to a video format.  As a remote business we are really looking forward to engaging with more credit union professionals, introducing you to more team members, and interacting with you in a new way! Don’t forget: Xtend will… Read more »

Jun 15, 2020

Join Us for Our 2020 Annual Stockholders Meeting

Join Us for Our 2020 Annual Stockholders Meeting

ATTENTION XTEND STOCKHOLDERS As a reminder, Xtend will be changing up our Leadership Conference this year, and will be moving to a video format.  As a remote business we are really looking forward to engaging with more credit union professionals, introducing you to more team members, and interacting with you in a new way! Xtend… Read more »

Jun 3, 2020

Join Us for Our 2020 Annual Stockholders Meeting

Join Us for Our 2020 Annual Stockholders Meeting

ATTENTION XTEND STOCKHOLDERS As a reminder, Xtend will be changing up our Leadership Conference this year, and will be moving to a video format.  As a remote business we are really looking forward to engaging with more credit union professionals, introducing you to more team members, and interacting with you in a new way! Xtend… Read more »

May 28, 2020

The CU*Answers 2020 Leadership Conference is Changing to an All-Digital Event!

The CU*Answers 2020 Leadership Conference is Changing to an All-Digital Event!

2020 is quickly turning into the year of innovation!  CU*Answers has decided to cancel all in-person events for the 2020 Leadership Conference, scheduled for June 16 & 17, 2020.  Instead, we’re going to use this year’s conference to try something brand new! We’ll be working on a series of recorded segments, covering the star projects… Read more »

Apr 1, 2020