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NCUA Invites Credit Unions to Diversity & Inclusion Summit
Posted August 21, 2018 by CUNA Advocacy

Earlier this week, the NCUA announced its first-ever Financial Regulatory Agencies’ Diversity and Inclusion Summit, to be held Thursday, September 13, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 33 Liberty Street, New York, NY.

The Summit will give stakeholders opportunities to:

  • Meet the OMWI directors from the federal financial regulatory agencies;
  • Hear updates on the implementation of the Joint Standards for Assessing Diversity Policies and Practices, developed pursuant to Section 342 of the Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act;
  • Gain insights about leading diversity practices in financial services from financial industry organizations and diversity champions, including Adrienne Collier, Diversity Program Manager, ESL Federal Credit Union; and
  • Network with colleagues in the financial services industry.

Below you will find the entire release along with a link to register.


NCUA Invites Credit Unions to Diversity and Inclusion Summit
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Aug. 20, 2018) –

The National Credit Union Administration would like to invite you to join us for the first-ever Financial Regulatory Agencies’ Diversity and Inclusion Summit, to be held Thursday, Sept. 13, in New York City.

Diversity in the financial services sector, including the credit union industry, has a major impact on business decisions and growth potential.  At the Diversity and Inclusion Summit, hosted by the NCUA and other federal financial institutions regulators, you’ll learn about leading industry practices and hear from credit union representatives, other financial institutions, and participating regulators.  There is no charge for participating in this Summit.

More details about this ground-breaking event and a registration link are available online here.

Participants are encouraged to register for the Summit by August 30, 2018.