Now that we have weathered our way through 2020 and are presented with signs that a return to the workplace may be on the horizon, leaders have begun thinking about recovery strategies for their credit unions. While these strategies include plans for maintaining workplace safety, continuing remote work, managing digital resources and cybersecurity, and
When Hiring A Chief Diversity Officer, Look For Grit, Experience, Certification And The Right Spirit
There’s a growing trend of credit unions hiring chief diversity officers, says Renee Sattiewhite, CUDE, CDP, president/CEO of the African American Credit Union Coalition. “It is amazing that so many credit unions are calling or asking about what should they do, what should they be looking for,” Sattiewhite says in this episode. “I’m happy
It is vital for credit unions to seize the moment and open their doors to the underserved, removing barriers to equitable access to affordable credit, according to panelists participating in a breakout session at the 2021 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference. Samira Salem, CUNA’s vice president of diversity, equity, and inclusion, says DEI is vital for
The moment is right to celebrate the dawn of the Credit Union Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Collective. The Collective reflects our commitment to the cooperative operating principles, values, and philosophy. The objective is to better fulfill the credit union mission of providing financial inclusion, well-being, and dignity to all. This is a mighty charge.