ARLINGTON, Va. (8/19/08)--The 2008 National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) State System Summit will be held Thursday through Saturday in Seattle. The summit offers speakers and breakout sessions. Topics include capital reform from the cooperative perspective, cyber crime, housing fraud, membership growth strategies, new Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACT Act) and red flag provisions. Speakers include:
* Michael Fryzel, chairman, National Credit Union Administration; * Jeff Thredgold, economist; * Richard Hagar, real estate specialist; * Jim Devine, member business lending trainer; * Kevin Fincher, unrelated business income tax (UBIT) expert; and * Gavin Gee, director, Idaho Department of Finance.
NASCUS’ first Directors College will be held Wednesday. The event aims to enhance directors’ understanding of statutory, fiduciary and regulatory responsibilities. Dennis Dollar, partner, Dollar and Associates; and Linda Jekel, director of credit unions for the state of Washington, will speak. NASCUS will hold conduct annual meetings and Credit Union Advisory Council Friday. It also will present the Pierre Jay Award Thursday.