John C. Engel, Director of Legal Affairs

About The League

Wisconsin Credit Union Foundation
Wisconsin Credit Unions Unite for Good
John EngelJohn has been assisting Wisconsin credit unions with compliance, policies and procedures for more than 20 years. When credit unions call The League for compliance guidance, it’s often John who answers.

John has supervised The League’s Legal Affairs function for most of his tenure and has helped to develop for our state one of the most comprehensive, searchable online libraries of compliance information for credit unions anywhere.

He’s also advised credit unions as part of League educational seminars, helping credit unions understand compliance issues that protect their members, their income and reputation.

John also reviews proposed state regulations and legislation to support The League’s government affairs function.

John earned a Bachelor of Arts in history and a Masters in library science at UW-Milwaukee before graduating from Marquette University Law School in 1986.

He draws on his past experience as director, president, and secretary of a Milwaukee cooperative to assist credit unions with governance issues.