Earlier this week the LSCU attended a lunch held in Tampa, hosted by GTE Financial FCU, for Tampa Bay Chapter credit union CEOs or their designates to meet with CUNA and the League. Topics of discussion included advocacy, compliance and resources for today’s credit unions.

Representing the League were Jared Ross, senior VP, association services and governmental affairs; Jordan Burroughs, director, membership relations; and Bill Berg, VP, compliance training and information. CUNA representation included Ryan Donovan, chief advocacy officer; Jessica Hrubes, VP of strategic credit union relations; and April Ales, engagement consultant.

Others in attendance included Gary Regoli, CEO, Achieva CU; James Stock, CEO, USF FCU; Barbie Buggica, CEO, Tampa Postal FCU; Laida Garcia, CEO, Floridacentral; Timothy Baldwin, CEO, San Antonio FCU; Patty Sorne, EVP, San Antonio FCU; Kevin Johnson, CEO, Suncoast CU; Brian Best, CEO, GTE Financial, Lois Blithe, CEO, City County ECU; Mary Wood, CEO, Florida West Coast CU; Denelle Miller, CEO, FiCare; and Pete Giogianni, CEO, Railroad and Industrial FCU.