DCUC wraps up its 2022 Annual Conference

WASHINGTON, DC (August 5, 2022) — DCUC concluded its 2022 Annual Conference earlier today. Throughout the conference military leaders and experts in cyber security, innovation, and regulatory and legislative issues addressed attendees from across the country. “DCUC’s 2022 Conference exceeded our expectations,” said Tony ...

DCUC Conference: Thursday recap

WASHINGTON, DC (August 5, 2022) — DCUC’s 2022 Annual Conference continued into its second full day, which featured a series of phenomenal military speakers and panels. The first military speaker was Chad Williams, a former Navy SEAL, who shared his experience becoming and serving ...

DCUC Conference: Day one recap

WASHINGTON, DC (August 4, 2022) — DCUC’s Annual Conference celebrates the difference credit unions make to our nation’s military and veterans. It is a chance for credit unions to come together and discuss the specific challenges that come with serving this special population ...

DCUC’s Annual Conference begins

WASHINGTON, DC (August 3, 2022) — DCUC welcomed attendees to the foothills of San Antonio, Texas for its 2022 Annual Conference. This annual event brings together leaders from across the credit union industry for the latest updates on issues affecting credit unions serving our nation’...

DCUC Hosts Third Quarter Military Advocacy Committee Update

WASHINGTON, DC (July 14, 2022) — DCUC hosted its third quarter Military Advocacy Committee (MAC) meeting on July 11. During the hour-long meeting, DCUC President/CEO Anthony Hernandez and Total Spectrum’s John McKechnie provided committee members and guests with the latest updates on credit ...

DCUC announces 2022 Hall of Honor inductees

WASHINGTON, DC (June 22, 2022) — This year, DCUC’s Hall of Honor Selection Committee selected Karl Murphy, William “Bill” Rone, and COL Richard Rothwell, USMC (Retired) to join the Defense Credit Union Council’s Hall of Honor. The three honorees have an impressive history ...

DCUC sponsors Kuwait MWR’s 10 Mile Freedom Run/Walk

WASHINGTON, DC (May 18, 2022) — DCUC proudly sponsored the 10 Mile Freedom Run/Walk at Camp Arifjan and Camp Buehring in Kuwait this April. The races, hosted by Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR), were held in conjunction with the Credit Union Cherry Blossom race ...

DCUs gather to celebrate Hawaiian difference

WASHINGTON, DC (April 15, 2022) — On Thursday, April 14, DCUC hosted a luncheon for Hawaiian member credit unions. The luncheon brought together members from across the islands to discuss the unique aspects of serving the military community in Hawaii. “Hawaii has always been proud ...

Military and veteran advocacy take center stage at DCUC’s MAC Meeting

WASHINGTON, DC (April 7, 2022) — DCUC hosted its second quarter Military Advocacy Committee (MAC) meeting on April 5. During the hour-long meeting, DCUC President/CEO Anthony Hernandez and Total Spectrum’s John McKechnie discussed important credit union issues pertaining to military and veteran communities ...

DCUC’s Annual Conference: A Can’t Miss Event

WASHINGTON, DC (April 1, 2022) — DCUC is heading to the beautiful foothills of San Antonio, TX August 2 – 5 for its 2022 Annual Conference. DCUC's Annual Conference is the only conference that brings the DoD/Military perspective to credit union issues in a place ...

DCUC gathers for Defense Matters Brunch ahead of CUNA’s GAC

WASHINGTON, DC (February 28, 2022) — DCUC hosted its 2022 Defense Matters Brunch, its in-person winter advocacy update, on Sunday morning prior to the start of CUNA’s GAC. This year’s event featured two guest speakers, Amy Walter and LTC Roy Ross, USA, Ret., ...

DCUC broadcasts Defense Matters 2022

WASHINGTON, DC (February 25, 2022) — For the second year in a row, DCUC broadcast Defense Matters from Big Whig Media studios in Downtown, DC. The broadcast was the first of two DCUC winter advocacy updates designed to provide members and partners across the country ...

DCUC awards $14,000 in scholarships

WASHINGTON, DC (February 25, 2022) — DCUC announced the recipients of the 2022 GEM Scholarship during its Defense Matters Broadcast: Steve Deere, R-G FCU; Aaron Force, Service CU; Danny Lanman, Fort Sill FCU; and Alexandra Romjue, Global CU.  Each of the recipients will receive a $...

DCUC to host virtual and in-person winter updates

WASHINGTON, DC (January 21, 2022) — DCUC’s Defense Matters 2022 will take place in two parts: an informative webinar on February 24, and a networking brunch with special guest speakers on February 27. Both events will focus on providing a comprehensive update on issues ...