Chad Helminak, Director of DE & Cooperative Culture | National Credit Union Foundation
In this role, he leads NCUF’s signature Credit Union Development Education (DE) Program and creates customized training and resources to help credit unions leverage their unique business model and apply emotional intelligence to meet the needs of members. He is a trained facilitator and creative consultant with nearly 15 years of experience in the credit union industry specializing in the areas of culture & leadership development, strategic communications, and applied research & innovation. Prior to joining NCUF, Chad worked at CUNA Mutual Group, Heritage Credit Union, Filene Research Institute and The League.
Josh Roberts, Vice President of System Collaboration & Development | The League
Josh is responsible for promoting credit union service and outreach, fostering opportunities for credit union growth, and leading The League’s development program for Wisconsin's young credit union professionals, the YP Network. You can also find Josh helping Wisconsin's small credit unions with operational consulting and provides strategy assistance by facilitating Strategic Planning Sessions with credit union leaders, staff and boards.
Josh has more than 18 years of experience in the financial industry, having served credit unions as a vice president, controller, and compliance officer. In fact, he joined The League’s YP program as a credit union employee and served previously as a member of the YP Advisory Board, a YP Advisor to the League Board, and a chapter president for the Metro Milwaukee Chapter of Credit Unions. He is a graduate of CUNA Management School (where he served as Class President) and a 2016 graduate of the Credit Union Development Educators (CUDE) program.