Underground Collision "TikTok Thoughts" Engage GAC Attendees with Compelling Panelists

Mitchell Stankovic Hosted Underground Collision in Washington, D.C. on February 27

The Underground Collision was chock-full of insightful conversations and "just between us" moments from a variety of speakers and panelists. Speakers Shazia Manus, SVP of Experience Capabilities at CUNA Mutual, and Samantha Paxson, Chief Experience Officer from CO-OP Financial Services, commented on transformational change and innovation, while the panelists took on other thought-provoking topics.

Oh, God or Good Riddance – Leadership Transitions featuring Jim Hayes, CEO of SECU; Lynn Heckler, CTO of PSCU; Jill Nowacki, CEO of Humanidei; and John Pembroke, CEO of CUES and moderated by Frank Diekmann, Chief Collaborator at CUToday

Now or Never – Financial Wellbeing featuring Brett Martinez, CEO of Redwood CU; Maria Martinez, CEO of Border FCU; Chuck Purvis, CEO of Coastal CU; and AACUC Board member Maurice Smith, CEO of Local Government FCU and Civic FCU and moderated by Gerry Singleton, VP CU System Relations at CUNA Mutual

We Did It – Ideas into Action featuring Roni Crichton, Board Director of Kinecta FCU, Pablo DeFilippi, EVP of Inclusiv; Rico Delgadillo, President/CEO of BALANCE; and Zach Christensen, Director of MSA & Co-founder of CU Pride and moderated by AACUC's very own President/CEO Renée Sattiewhite

Check out the full conversation!

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