Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive
150x172_CUEffect.jpg
Contacts
LISA MCCUEVICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
MICHELLE WILLITSManaging Editor
RON JOOSSASSISTANT EDITOR
ALEX MCVEIGHSTAFF NEWSWRITER
TOM SAKASHSTAFF NEWSWRITER

News Now

CU System
Edwards to fill new WOCCU global advocacy position
MADISON, Wis. (1/11/12)--Michael Edwards has been named chief counsel and vice president for advocacy and governmental affairs for World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU), Madison, Wis.

The newly created position is designed to more effectively address the growing global advocacy needs of World Council's member organizations.

"A key purpose of World Council is to advocate on behalf of its members," said WOCCU President/CEO Brian Branch. "Michael Edwards brings significant experience and a high level of capabilities to this position, which will help us better serve our members' advocacy needs."

Prior to the WOCCU appointment, Edwards was senior assistant general counsel for the Credit Union National Association in Washington, D.C., and served as a volunteer on a number of World Council assignments. He was also editor of the American Bar Association's Administrative Law Review.

Edwards earned his juris doctor from the American University Washington College of Law, a master's degree in international development from the School of International Service at American University and a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Pennsylvania.

He joins WOCCU's Washington, D.C., staff.
Other Resources

RSS





print
News Now LiveWire
The U.S. Court of Appeals restored NCUA lawsuit v. Barclays Capital that charged misrepresenting quality of $550M IN RMBS. See News Now Wed.
3 hours ago
Registration is now open for the online livestreaming of @TheNCUA March 19 open board meeting. http://t.co/yOuqdXHlxj
7 hours ago
Registration is now open for online viewing of @TheNCUA's March 19 board meeting. https://t.co/mMZoXSFjMe
7 hours ago
.@CFPB Director Richard Cordray's testimony that he will deliver before the #HFSC this afternoon. http://t.co/NA1aEOPAeh
9 hours ago
Consumer spending flatlines, savings ramp up #Market #NewsNow http://t.co/94kPuBpMRK
9 hours ago