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CFPB Accepting Advisory Council Applications
Posted January 14, 2020 by CUNA Advocacy

The CFPB is currently accepting applications to serve on the Bureau’s four advisory committees: the Consumer Advisory Board, the Community Bank Advisory Council, the Credit Union Advisory Council, and the Academic Research Council. These groups provide the Bureau with important feedback about emerging trends and practices in the consumer financial marketplace.

Applications are being accepted until February 27, 2020.

How to apply

Visit the application website and follow the instructions. Here are a few items you’ll need:

  • Cover letter explaining interests and qualifications
  • Résumé or curriculum vitae
  • Recommendation letter(s) from a third party describing the applicant’s interests and qualifications to serve
  • Completed questionnaire

If you are interested in learning more or would like to be considered for a recommendation letter from CUNA, please contact Alexander Monterrubio, Senior Director of Advocacy & Counsel.  

You can also find answers to frequently asked questions here