Outstanding Chief Executive

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Joe Newberry (center) receives the CUES Outstanding Chief Executive award from CUES Past Chair Kim Sponem and CEO John Pembroke

Award Overview

The CUES Outstanding Chief Executive award is presented annually to a credit union industry professional who has rendered exceptional service and/or made outstanding contributions to strengthen their credit union and/or the industry.

Who is Eligible?

Candidates must:

  • Be a current CUES member during the nomination year
  • Be nominated by a current CUES member 
  • Currently serve as Chief Executive Officer at a credit union 
  • Have rendered exceptional service and/or made outstanding contributions to strengthen their credit union and/or the industry
  • Not have received this recognition previously 

 

*Current CUES board members are not eligible for this award

This award is bestowed at the discretion of the CUES Board of Directors, subject to criteria requested on the proposed nominee.

Applications

The application period will open in January 2020.

Completed applications are due June 30, 2020. 

Where will this Award be Presented?

This award will be presented at CUES CEO/Executive Team Network in Amelia Island, FL., November 4-6 2019. Recipients will be invited to join us for the event and will be recognized during the program.

What Does the Winner Receive?

The award winner will receive special recognition at CEO/Executive Team Network, a trophy, a feature article in Credit Union Management magazine, and the ability to moderate conversations in the CEO community within the CUESNet online community. 

Questions?

If you have any additional questions please reach out to Renee Todd, awards@cues.org, or 608.288.5333.

Note: CUES will document any certifications or educational events that the nominee has completed with us. We will also view the credit union financial statements for the last three years. This information is provided by the NCUA.

Meet the Winners

View current and past Outstanding Chief Executive winners

Outstanding Chief Executive Winners