CUES®, Rotman announce enhancements to CUES Governance Leadership Institute

MADISON, WI (May 17, 2016) — The 2016 CUES Governance Leadership Institute, June 12-15, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, will feature newly updated content.

“We’ve enhanced the program based on research on highly effective credit union boards and best practices they employ,” said Richard Powers, academic director, Rotman School of Management. “Plus, we’ve added new credit union specific case studies, and included discussion time for topics credit union directors have specifically requested.”

“Attendees can expect to receive the same great education from and interactions with top Rotman faculty,” said John Pembroke, CUES’ president/CEO. “Our institutes are highly valuable educational experiences in large part because we partner with the finest business schools in the world, and custom design our curriculum for credit union leaders and board members. CUES Governance Leadership Institute is no exception.”

Credit union board members and executives are eligible to attend, and can earn up to 27 continuing professional education credits. Attendees are eligible to earn the prestigious Certified Credit Union Director (CCD) designation. Key points of discussion include:

  • Strategy leadership development
  • Effective board and management communications
  • Risk management
  • Negotiations
  • Influencing change
  • Succession planning
  • A look at current research on CU board best practices

The highly respected Rotman School of Management was named the number one business school in Canada in 2016 by the Financial Times.

To learn more about CUES or CUES Governance Leadership Institute, visit (, or contact Teresa Brogan, CUES’ executive education specialist, at 800.252.2664 or 608.271.2664, ext. 331; or email

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