Director's Institute B: Credit Union Growth Strategies (V420M)
Directing Effective Teams Course – V701M
Wednesday | 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Laura Lee Vann, CCUFC, CUDE, Vice President, Shared Branching
Marbella 3, lower level
Separate Fee Required – $75
Credit unions face the huge challenge of accelerating change, and adaptability is the key to survival. Exactly what the credit union of the future looks like is yet to be seen, but its largely up to directors to determine it. This course describes how effective teams work. It sets out to show you how to direct an effective team in its endeavors to make your credit union adaptable and competitive for the long term.
About the speaker:
Laura Vann has more than 30 years experience working with not-for-profit organizations in member relations, business development, communications, training, and fund-raising positions. Currently, Laura serves as Vice President, Shared Branching, CU Service Centers of Alabama. In this role, she facilitates cooperation among Alabama credit unions in the design, development, and operation of shared branching; functions as the chief operating officer in the management of shared branching activities; develops and executes strategies to increase the number of credit union members with access to shared branching; and conducts training on CO-OP Shared Branching network policies and procedures. Laura previously served as the VP, Membership Relations for the League of Southeastern Credit Unions.
She is a graduate of The University of Alabama at Birmingham with a major in English and a minor in communications. Laura completed the National Credit Union Foundation’s Credit Union Development Educator (CUDE) program in 2012 and is a Certified Credit Union Financial Counselor.