Board Liaisons

You provide a vital role at your credit union, serving as the connection between the board of directors and senior management. CUES is here to support you with tools to increase your value and expand your network. 
Make sure there’s room in your 2021 budget for your CUES Membership—you’ll find we’re scaling up, even as others are scaling down, and bringing new benefits to you for the same price. 

Key Membership Benefits

CUESNet™ Board Liaison Community

CUESNet is a website-based collaboration tool dedicated to helping CUES members easily connect and share with others.

We’re pleased to offer a group within CUESNet dedicated to governance support professionals. Once you join the group, you’ll be able to connect and network with other board liaisons. Plus, you’ll find easy access to professional development tools specifically for you, a checklist of ideas on keeping your board engaged, helpful links to common CUESNet questions, and more.

Join the Board Liaison Community and start connecting today. Access Now

CUES Learning Portal

Included with CUES Membership, CUES Learning Portal, powered by Degreed, offers a great way to stay current with your professional development goals, in a self-paced online format. This powerful platform houses curated content and preset learning pathways on a variety of topics. You can also track items you’ve completed outside of the portal, including books, conferences, seminars, webinars, and university degrees. Plus, you can assign content to others in your organization. Access Now     Learn More

CUES Director Education Center

Offer your directors a convenient way to keep up on the latest in important governance topics with this suite of continually updated, online courses. Included as a benefit in all levels of CUES Membership. Learn More


Easily deliver premium, in-depth education to all of your directors with CUES’ board-excellence benefit, Governance+. These pre-designed, multi-step, digital learning pathways provide exclusive, deep director competency training featuring timely, relevant content from subject matter experts. Formerly known as CCUBE, these pathways consist of training videos, articles, whitepapers, and more. Access Now

Board Governance Assessment

Take an honest look at your board with this anonymous, online assessment tool. Evaluate board performance in key areas of governance and create a plan to improve. Learn More

Recommended Events

Board Liaison Workshop

This event will provide you with practical tools, including actionable guidance on ways to build better board meetings, develop more effective board packets and meeting agendas, enhance committee charters and board portals, and much more. Plus, you’ll make valuable connections as you share best practices with your peers. Register today!


Strengthen CEO performance with this unique, web-based CEO evaluation tool combining data provided by both the CEO and directors. Learn More

This easy-to-use and highly secure voting solution offers online, phone, and paper balloting. Services include hybrid elections, customization, and a state-of-the-art platform. Learn More

Improve board recruitment and focus training resources by evaluating director’s individual and collective capabilities to pinpoint skill set gaps in five key areas. Learn More

Unravel your board’s complicated roles and responsibilities, and combine leading-edge governance with strategic thinking to become an even greater asset to your credit union. Learn More

Gather candid feedback on the effectiveness of this important committee. Learn More

Achieve Your Professional Goals with CUES

CUES is the trusted source credit unions turn to for vital resources, top industry specific education, and valuable networking connections.

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Diversifying the Board: Three Steps to Consider

by Wharton@Work


Steering Strategy Once the Plan Is in Place

by Robert Zondag