Kris Ackley, CUDE

Membership Development Director | Cooperative Network

Kris AckleyKris Ackley has more than 20 years in association and non-profit management. She is responsible for membership engagement, retention, sponsorships and new business development. She was recently appointed to represent Cooperative Network through Wisconsin Partners, a coalition of statewide associations and civic-led community groups committed to deep collaboration. 

Prior to joining Cooperative Network, Kris spent several years leading the statewide development efforts at Easter Seals Wisconsin in the areas of fundraising and events, donor stewardship and board development. Before that, she spent 12 years working with credit unions as the Director of Donor Relations and Events for the National Credit Union Foundation. Kris is active in the local community, having served on the Board of Directors of The Business Forum, a professional networking organization for women, where she served as President, Committee Co-Chair for the Program and Communications Committees, and currently serves as Social Media Manager. She also has volunteer roles with Wisconsin Women’s Entrepreneur Day, Alzheimer’s Association and Box of Balloons. 


Breakout Session: Leveraging the Cooperative Principles to Your Competitive Advantage
May 9: 11:00 am  -­ 12:00 pm


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