GoWest Announces 2023-2024 Board of Directors

Canvas Credit Union’s Todd Marksberry takes the reins as Chairman.

Rising Leaders: Tray Garrett Shares His Story

Standing out among rising leaders, Garrett shares his journey into leadership and the skills learned through Leadership Institute.

Minnequa Works Credit Union Announces Nathan Cape as Next President and CEO

Cape most recently served as president of operations for Minnequa Works, supporting the strategic development of the credit union while ensuring overall financial stability, regulatory adherence, and membership growth.

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GoWest Board of Directors Election

There are two seats up for election this year. The incumbents include Ray Lancaster, President and CEO, Pyramid Federal Credit Union and Stephanie Teubner, President and CEO, Blue Federal Credit Union.

Q&A With GoWest Leadership Institute Scholarship Winner – Taylor Castle

Congratulations to Taylor Castle from Clean Energy Credit Union for winning the Leadership Institute Scholarship Contest – earning Free Registration Tuition ($3,600 Value)

Congratulations to the three Credit Union House Hall of Leaders Inductees 

They are among 23 individuals nationwide who were honored by Credit Union House LLC for their significant contributions to the credit union movement.

Announcing Board of Directors Election Cycle

The inaugural GoWest Board’s new election timeline for the 2023-2024 cycle includes modernizing the Board roster size down to 12 seats by Sept. 2023. 

Announcing 2023 GoWest’s Committees and Advisory Groups

More than 370 credit union leaders from the GoWest region are volunteering their time, sharing their expertise, and collaborating with their peers to advance the work of credit unions.

Looking to Grow the Leadership Potential in Your Credit Union? Read On.

The 2023 GoWest Leadership Institute is taking applications through Jan. 27 and will develop the next generation of credit union leaders.


How Two Credit Union Professionals Advanced Their Career with C-Suite Skills

The first two graduates of the Executive Ready program speak to the transformative impact this program had on their career trajectory.

Numerica CU

Q&A with Carla Cicero: One of the Most Powerful Women in Credit Unions

Carla Cicero, President and CEO at Numerica Credit Union, shares insights in the “strategic reboot” and advancement of women in credit unions.


Harborstone Credit Union Elects New CEO Geoff Bullock

Bullock currently serves as executive VP and Chief Member Experience Officer of Royal Credit Union, based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, and is expected to transition to his new role before the end of October 2022.

Idaho Central

Idaho Central Credit Union CEO Kent Oram Announces Retirement

The credit union’s board of directors has selected current EVP and COO Brenda Worrell to succeed Oram. She’ll take the reins of the organization on Jan. 1, 2023.

Q&A: Rogue Credit Union’s Matt Stephenson on His New Role as President & CEO

In a recent interview with Anthem, Stephenson comments on his career journey and vision for the future.