Credit Union Officials Invited to Session Co-Hosted by NCUA Region 3
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (April 12, 2012) – National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board Chairman Debbie Matz today opened registration for her fourth “Listening Session,” which will take place on June 12 from 1:00–4:00 p.m. at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando.
“Stakeholders can now register for any of our first four Listening Sessions, and we expect to open registration for our final two sessions next week,” said Chairman Matz. “Credit union officials and volunteers are welcome to take this opportunity to tell us how we can improve our exam process, regulations, and any other initiatives to protect credit union safety and soundness.”
Chairman Matz is planning Listening Sessions for the following dates, times, and locations:
Registration is free online at http://www.ncua.gov/News/Pages/listen.aspx.
Participation is open to the first 150 people who register. Space is still available at all sessions. Participants will have opportunities to dialog with NCUA Board members, senior NCUA staff, and supervisory examiners from the NCUA Region co-hosting each Listening Session. Participants will also be invited to contribute to roundtable discussions with their peers.
NCUA is the independent federal agency created by
the U.S. Congress to regulate, charter and supervise
federal credit unions. With the backing of the full
faith and credit of the United States, NCUA operates
and manages the National Credit Union Share
Insurance Fund, insuring the deposits of nearly 100
million account holders in all federal credit
unions and the overwhelming majority of
state-chartered credit unions. At
Pocket Cents, NCUA also educates the public on consumer protection and financial literacy issues.