NASCUS Committees

NASCUS Committees

NASCUS Committees advise Joint Leadership on policies impacting the state credit union system.


NASCUS Audit Committee

Committee Mission:
The Audit Committee mission is to perform oversight review of all NASCUS financial activity.

Committee Members
Kim Santos (WI) — Chairman (2022)
Jorge Perez (CT) (2021)
Denice Schulteiss (MI) (2020)
Matt Kershaw (Clark County Credit Union, NV) (2020)
Seth Schaefer (Rivermark Community Credit Union, OR) (2021)

Ex-Officio:
John Kolhoff (MI) — NASCUS Chair
Richard Stipa (Trumark Financial CU, PA) — CU Council Chair

NASCUS Staff Liaison:
Doug McGuckin – Vice President, Corporate Affairs


NASCUS Education Committee

Committee Mission:
The Education Committee is a standing committee responsible for designing, promoting and providing educational programs and training for employees of NASCUS members. The Committee also oversees the preparation and coordination for the NASCUS State System Summit. The Committee monitors results and submits educational and training recommendations to the Board for consideration.

Committee Members
Jeff Dahlstrom (Southeast Financial CU, TN) — Chair
Leanne O’Brien (MI)
Rose Conner (NC)
Carl Gustafson (VA)
Patty Idol (Mountain CU, NC)
Doug Lacey-Roberts (WA)
Lykisha Curtis (CA)
Tony Knox (NC)

Ex-Officio:
John Kolhoff (MI) — NASCUS Chair
Richard Stipa (Trumark Financial CU, PA) — CU Council Chair
Lucy Ito – NASCUS President/CEO

NASCUS Staff Liaison:
Isaida Woo – Vice President, Education

 

NASCUS Legislative and Regulatory Affairs Committee

Committee Mission:
The Legislative and Regulatory Affairs Committee is a standing committee that works to advance legislative and regulatory solutions that preserve a viable and attractive state credit union system. The committee, comprised of regulators, credit unions, and leagues, develops NASCUS’ comment letters, recommends NASCUS policy positions, and guides NASCUS legislative activity.

Committee Members

Regulator Members
Denice Schultheiss (MI) (Chair)
Matthew Adkison (TN)
Katie Averill (IA)
Jim Barret (MA)
Riley Bergstedt (UT)
Ken Bonnot (MO)
Stacey Cameron (PA)
Rick Christianson (MT)
Carl Gustafson (VA)
Robin Hall (VA)
Amy Hunter (WA)
Pamela Keane (GA)
John Kolhoff (TX)
Corey Krebs (ND)
Marcia Lewis (MN)
Dawn McCaskill (GA)
Greg McClellan (AL)
Francisco Menchaca (IL)
Lloyd Moore (AL)
Brian Nicholas (ID)
Hailey Nolan (KY)
Tammie Nuber (WA)
Mary Ellen O’Neill (CT)
Janet Powell (OR)
Mathew Robinson (GA)
Rob Rutkowski (OH)
Matthew Saunig (CT)
Rick Sherrick (ID)
Sarah Stevenson (MI)
James Tunca (ID)
Mark Valente (CO)
Todd Willoughby (MO)
12/14/2020

Credit Union Members
Louise Arsenault (Teachers CU, IN)
Joe Bergeron (Association of VT CUs)
Kelly Botti (TruMark Financial CU, PA)
Bill Buchanan (Delta Community, GA)
Michael Calcote (Elevations, CO)
Teresa Campbell (San Diego County, CA)
Lynn Ciani (Numerica CU, WA)
Jeanne Couchois (Carolinas CU League)
Nick Drader (BECU, WA)
Veronica Ervin (OnPoint Community, OR)
Nicola Foggie (Crossstate CUA PA/NJ)
Shawn Gerling (First Community, OR)
John Holt (Nutmeg CU, CT)
Brian Holst (Elevations, CO)
Jeremiah Kossen (Town & Country, ND)
Mark Lawton (Navy Fed, VA)
Mike Lee (LSCU)
Bill Lynch (BECU, WA)
Christina Mihalik (Crossstate CUA. PA/NJ)
Kerriann Mills (Baxter CU, IL)
Chris Myklebust (Canvas, CO)
Amy Nelson (Point West CU, OR)
Helen Pearce (Cedar Falls CU, IA)
Jim Phelps (Cornerstone League)
Alison Phelan (BECU, WA)
Mike Ryan (BECU, WA)
Sara Trexler (SECU, NC)
John Trull (NWCUA)
Amy Woody (Mountain CU, NC)
12/14/2020

Ex-Officio
John Kolhoff (MI) — NASCUS Chair
Richard Stipa (Trumark Financial CU, PA) — CU Council Chair
Lucy Ito – NASCUS President/CEO

Staff Liaisons: Brian Knight, NASCUS Executive Vice President & General Counsel, and Nichole Seabron, NASCUS Vice President and Legislative and Regulatory Counsel

NASCUS Performance Standards Committee

Committee Mission:
The Performance Standards Committee is a standing committee responsible for administering the accreditation program. It is the duty of the Committee to determine which applicant credit union supervisory agencies meet and maintain the standards for accreditation.

Committee Members
John Ducrest (LA) – Chair
Mary Ellen O’Neill (CT)
John Kolhoff (TX)
Corey Krebs (ND)

 

NASCUS/NCUA Committees, Task Forces and Working Groups


NASCUS/NCUA National Examination Committee
The committee gathers comments from examiners regarding the examiners’ guide, exam process and procedures, emerging issues affecting exams, etc.

Committee Members:
Edward Schutte. OR
Dawn McCaskill, GA
Margaret Tetu, NH

Staff Liaison: (pending)

NASCUS/NCUA Technology Development Team (formerly the AIRES Development Team)
This group works to improve and update AIRES.

Committee Members:
Dana Owen, TN
Ashley Lieske, WI
William Justice, TN

Staff Liaison: (pending)

Surveillance System Working Group (SSWG)

Committee Members:
Gloria Thomson, IN
Lori Binford, GA
Amy Richardson, VT