The LSCU will hold the State Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) for Florida on Apr. 12 – 14 in Tallahassee. The State GAC will be held in conjunction with the Tallahassee Chapter Golf Tournament on Apr. 12. The day kicks off with the free financial literacy training. The GAC officially opens on Apr. 13 at the Hotel Duval in downtown Tallahassee. The GAC offers a great lineup of speakers including NCUA Region III Director Herb Yolles, Linda Charity and Bruce Ricca from the Florida Office of Financial Regulations and CUNA VP, Legislative Affairs Ryan Donovan.
For a more in depth look at the agenda, see below. To register for the State GAC,
A free financial literacy training session for compliance with the NCUA requirement for directors of federal credit unions
A federal legislative update from Ryan Donovan, VP of Legislative Affairs for CUNA on critical topics like Interchange and Member Business Lending
An awards lunch where the League will recognize high performing credit unions
A roundtable session on PAC fundraising and grassroots advocacy best practices
An update on the League's state legislative and regulatory agenda
A reception with state legislators in a relaxed environment
HIKE THE HILL – taking the credit union message to our lawmakers at the state Capitol
The League is in the middle of a legislative fight to change the law and give credit unions the right to accept public deposits, breaking the banks virtual monopoly over these deposits and providing fairness for credit unions and greater choices for our state, counties, and municipalities and their agencies. Now is the time to come together to cooperatively attack credit union issues. The LSCU State GAC in Florida is the perfect place to get immersed in the legislative and regulatory issues.
LSCU Video Center to see a wrap up video from the Alabama State GAC to get a flavor of what to expect in Tallahassee. Scholarships are available to help defer costs. Fill out a
scholarship form and send it back to the LSCU.