Renee Werth, Vice President of Education & Events
Renee is the vice president of MCUL & Affiliates' Education and Events group, overseeing the League's delivery of in-person conferences, schools and workshops, as well as distance learning webinars, audio and online training resources.
Her team strives to help credit unions meet the demands of today and the challenges of tomorrow, with timely, relevant and affordable professional development topics, delivered throughout the state and through the Internet.
The Education and Events group takes the lead with coordinating the MCUL & Affiliates Annual Convention and Exposition and works closely with credit union leaders and subject matter experts to facilitate quality training experiences for executives, volunteers, operational and frontline staff members.
Kirk Hanna, Vice President of Government Affairs
Kirk is vice president of the Government Affairs Department which is comprised of Legislative Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, Grassroots Advocacy, Political Action, and Compliance/Operational Support.
Kirk’s team advocates for the credit union movement in Lansing and Washington, DC by working to create a better operating environment for credit unions so they can bring more benefits to their members.
The Government Affairs team partners with credit union leaders to deliver their message to legislative and regulatory leaders, ensuring the public has continued access to a robust credit union system. The team also coordinates grassroots activity throughout Michigan.
Nick Olexa, Vice President of Communications
Nick is vice president of communications for the Michigan Credit Union League and subsidiary, CU Solutions Group. His group is responsible for the marketing and communications functions across both organizations – including the mcul.org website, publications, social media, digital communications, presentations, corporate branding and marketing materials.
Nick’s team also drives the CU Link cooperative advertising campaign, MCUL awards programs, media relations and research functions, and the communications and strategy role for education, advocacy, compliance, financial education, PAC fund-raising and the Michigan Credit Union Foundation.Go to main navigation