Volunteer Leadership Conference Focuses on Cybersecurity

Credit union board and supervisory committee members gathered in Ocean City for the annual conference hosted jointly by the Cooperative Credit Union Association and the MD|DC Credit Union Association.

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Over 120 attendees from 40 credit unions attended education sessions and had the opportunity to engage with their peers.

“Board and supervisory committee members are essential to the success of credit unions,” said MD|DC Credit Union Association president/CEO John Bratsakis. “The Volunteer Leadership Conference helps ensure they have the tools needed to provide effective leadership and strategic direction.”

Speakers took a deep dive into the Dark Web and shared why understanding cyber threats is not just a job for the IT department - boards must understand what's at stake and how to protect their credit unions.