ALBANY, N.Y. (3/19/13)--The Credit Union Association of New York, through a partnership with the New York Credit Union Foundation, will offer two grants to assist credit union employees under the age of 35 in attending the association's Annual Meeting And Convention, June 13-16.
"Our convention provides an excellent background of the statewide credit union landscape for young professionals," said young professional Cara Carlevatti, Great Erie FCU, Orchard Park, N.Y. "It's a great chance to network with vendors, association staff and other credit union professionals.
The association's Young Professionals Commission (YPC) will once again host a networking event at the conference. The group will also manage the NYCUF booth.
"Convention is a central meeting place for New York's credit union leaders to gather and learn—together and from each other," said YPC Chairman Lisa Totaro, Sunmark FCU, Latham, N.Y. "Young professionals who attend convention alongside statewide leaders benefit from knowledge-sharing while also providing a fresh perspective on the issues confronting our industry today."