Amarillo Area Chapter Meeting
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:30 PM

Time: 6:30 p.m. Dinner Meeting with Program to Follow

Location: The Plaza, 2101 S. Soncy, Amarillo

TOPIC: A More Transformative and Progressive Credit Union League

Come meet Caroline Willard and learn about her vision for the league, which includes positioning Cornerstone as an influencer at the national level to create better efficiencies in serving a changing credit union marketplace, ensuring Cornerstone and its subsidiaries are delivering relevant services that provide a meaningful return to the association and its members, building upon Cornerstone’s legislative and grassroots advocacy efforts so they can serve as a model for leagues across the country, and ensuring that the value proposition for Cornerstone and CUNA are clearly differentiated.

Presenter: Caroline Willard, President and CEO of Cornerstone Credit Union League

Caroline Willard is the president and CEO of the Cornerstone Credit Union League and its subsidiaries, Credit Union Resources and the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation. Prior to joining Cornerstone in April 2017, Willard served as executive vice president of Markets and Strategy for CO-OP Financial Services in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.

Willard has served in various capacities with CO-OP Financial Services since 2006. Prior to joining CO-OP, Willard was vice president for marketing and strategic planning with American First Credit Union, La Habra, Calif., with $700 million in assets, from 2001 to 2006. She has a MBA from Pepperdine University School of Business and Management, and a BA in Communications/Public Relations from California State University, Fullerton.

Willard currently serves as a board member for Finivation Software and CUES. She was named a “Woman to Watch” by Credit Union Times in 2012; and has previously served as the chairman for the CUES national board of directors; as an advisory member for the Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles’ Credit Unions for Kids program; as a board member for the Southern California and Arizona CUES Council; and as a member of the California Credit Union League Political Action Committee.

Meal: Fajita Bar

Chapter Meeting Cost: $20.00 per person

RSVP: To Kenja Purkey at TPFCU   
Email: Kenja.p@tpfcu.com
or fax to 806-242-1137
By Friday, November 4th, 2017