2017 Principles & Philosophy Conference
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Principles & Philosophy ConferenceMay 22-24, 2017
Oklahoma City, OK

The Principles & Philosophies that guide credit unions are simply good business. Understanding them and their application will help define the future of the credit union movement and offer the primary differentiators for credit unions in the marketplace.

At this insightful, eye-opening event, learn how your credit union can put these foundational concepts to work in everyday operations, helping you to better meet the needs of your members while solidifying the unique role of financial cooperatives in the market.


"To hear the passion behind the presenters is amazing. From start to finish, the transformation during this training was great! So much have been absorbed about CU and what I/we can do to help our community and members."

Solomon Lopez, Coastal Community and Teachers CU

"Being new to the CU and coming from a 'big bank 'now see and truly understand the difference and it’s not just better rates - I cannot see how I missed this the 20+ years at a bank."

Erin Patterson, Me/CU of Oklahoma City

"Loved everything! I was very nervous about coming to this training, but I have thoroughly enjoyed my experience! I have learned many new things that I know I can bring back to benefit my credit union. The speakers and mentors were awesome and I would recommend this training to others."

Crystal Boykins, First Class American CU

Course Objectives

  • Understand the history and role of credit unions in the marketplace
  • See how the value of cooperative philosophies apply in the day-to-day operations of your credit union
  • Gain insight on the historical and current social impact of credit unions
  • Understand why credit unions are different and how to leverage that for growth
  • Create a plan of action for your credit union

Want to be a Mentor?

Would you like to be a table mentor during P&P Conference? Complete the application and send to Brandon Walker at bwalker@cornerstoneleague.coop.

If you have any questions regarding the conference, please contact Brandon Walker at bwalker@cornerstoneleague.coop or 800-442-5762 ext.6426.

Thank You to Our 2017 Sponsors

CUNA Mutual GroupCredit Union Resources, Inc.

Catalyst Corporate FCUCornerstone Credit Union FoundationPeople's Trust