Complimentary Webinar - Calling all Volunteers! Advocacy Engagement for Credit Union Directors

Hosted by: Volunteers Council

Date: Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time: 12:00 p.m. CST


Volunteer board members can play an essential role in advancing the political, legislative and regulatory agenda of the credit union system. This webinar will provide ideas for how directors can be effective advocates and augment their political influence at the state and federal levels.

Presenter - Jim Phelps, CAE

Jim PhelpsJim Phelps started working for the League in 2004 after spending several years in the financial services industry. He currently serves as Senior Vice President of Advocacy, and is responsible for directing the League’s advocacy department and coordinating the state and federal advocacy programs in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas. He also serves as the advocacy advisor to the League’s board of directors.

Jim is a member of the American Association of Credit Union League’s Political Involvement and Grassroots Committee, and helped to develop the League’s Young Professional initiative for credit union professionals under age 40. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University and a Certified Association Executive (CAE).


For questions about this webinar, please contact Cristina Martinez at or 800-442-5762 ext. 6403.