This is a Breakout Session

Learn about best practices for serving rural communities. Credit union leaders who have launched solutions to local challenges will share about innovative rural programs, products, and services. You’ll hear about community microsite branches, farm to table loans, a nationally recognized checking account, startup loans for entrepreneurs, and more.

Attendee Takeaways:

  • Discover strategies for improving rural access to financial services.
  • Learn how credit unions are innovatively serving rural communities.

CPE Credit Available For This Session

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This session is approved for CPE Credit. Learn more here.

Event Date / Time

October 5th from 11:15 am 12:15 pm


Room 205
Spokane Convention Center


Nathan Cape
President, CEO
Helen Mickel
President & CEO
Ethan Morriss
EVP/Chief Lending Officer
Ken Olson
President & CEO