Metsger Appointed NCUA Chairman
President Barack Obama has appointed NCUA Board Vice Chairman Rick Metsger to be the ninth Chairman of the NCUA Board. Metsger succeeds Board Chairman Debbie Matz, whose tenure ended April 30.
NCUA Consulting Assistance Nomination Season Open through May 31
Credit unions that qualify for consulting assistance from NCUA have until May 31 to submit nominations, the agency announced today. The 2016 consulting period runs from July 1 through December 31. Credit unions selected for the program will be announced in June.
Register Now for May 11 Grant Process Webinar
NCUA will offer a 90-minute webinar, “NCUA 2016 Grant & Loan Opportunities,” to help credit unions learn more about the grant process. The webinar will be held Wednesday, May 11, beginning at 2 p.m. Eastern. A 30-minute question-and-answer session will follow.
NCUA to Host Minority Depository Institutions Listening Session
NCUA will host a May 25 listening session to solicit input on ways it can enhance its Minority Depository Institutions Preservation Program NCUA’s Office of Minority and Women Inclusion Director Monica Davy will then lead a panel of experts who will share insights on how to better support and preserve minority depository institutions.
NCUA Consumer Report: Share Insurance Overview
Credit union members will have an easier time understanding how their accounts at federally insured credit unions are protected as a result of three NCUA videos. The videos are part of NCUA’s Consumer Report series and include a Share Insurance Coverage Overview, How to Use NCUA’s Share Insurance Estimator and Account Ownership Types.