About 113 credit union officials from Alabama and Florida are in Washington D.C. for the CUNA GAC. The conference officially kicks off today with the first speakers addressing the crowd in the morning and legislative and political updates in the afternoon.
The LSCU kicked off the GAC with a Welcome Reception Sunday night in the Penn Quarter Room of the Grand Hyatt, the LSCU host hotel. Guests were treated to drinks, a homemade guacamole and salsa bar along with other hors d’oeuvres. The LSCU President and CEO Patrick La Pine addressed the group preparing them for the week. CUNA GAC packets with Hill visit schedules were also handed out. The Hill visits for the LSCU contingent gets underway Tuesday afternoon.
Ola Anise, Azalia City CU, Art Wood III, Railroad and Industrial FCU, Mary Wood, Florida West Coast CU, and Dola Anise
Mark Landreth, LSCU Vice President, Legislative Affairs, Justin Thames, LSCU Grassroots and Political Action Coordinator