Volunteers Conference

Please note:
This page is for the Volunteers Conference, which takes place on October 25 and 26. Signing up for this event does not automatically sign you up for the Chairman/CEO Conference, which takes place in the morning and afternoon of October 25, at the same venue.  If you will be attending the both the Chairman/CEO Conference and Volunteers Conference, you need to regester for both events separately. So, when once you're done registering for the Volunteers Conference, head on over to the Chairman/CEO Conference to register, as well.


Friday, October 25, 2013
4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Volunteer Registration and Check-in
6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Volunteer Ocktoberfest Social - For paid guests and participants only
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dinner and Entertainment – For paid guests and participants only. Come enjoy an evening of dinner, networking, entertainment and fun with your credit union friends. Salzburger Echo, one of the most sought after Alpine bands in the nation will provide the entertainment.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
7:45 am – 8:45 am
Breakfast Buffet – For paid guests and participants only
9:00 am – 10:15 am
Opening General Session. “There’s a Bigger Game...Four Commitments of a Winning Team.” Presented by: Mark Eaton, former player with the Utah Jazz.
10:15 am – 10:30 am
Refreshment Break – For paid guests and participants only
10:30 am –11:45 am
A.M. Breakout Sessions.
  • “Board of Directors Duties and Responsibilities.” Presented by: Stephen Nelson, VP Credit Union Support. 
  • “Economic and Credit Union Realities – The Pathway to the Future is Unclear, Our Mission Isn’t” (repeated). Presented by: David Colby, CUNA Mutual Group Chief Economist. 
  • “Leveraging Enterprise Risk Management” (repeated) Presented by: Jeff Owens, Rochdale Group. 
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lunch – For paid guests and participants only
2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
P.M. Breakout Sessions
  • “Compliance Update for Board and Supervisory.” Presented by: Heather Line, UCUA Compliance Specialist. 2013 was a huge year for compliance.
  • “Economic and Credit Union Realities – The Pathway to the Future is Unclear, Our Mission Isn’t” (repeated).Presented by: David Colby, CUNA Mutual Group Chief Economist). 
  • “Leveraging Enterprise Risk Management” (repeated) Presented by: Jeff Owens, Rochdale Group.

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Refreshment Break – For paid guests and participants only
3:30 pm to 4:45 pm
Closing General Session. “The Ultimate Goal of the Game” The Science of Breaking Bad Habits & Going Beyond Motivation to Achieve Your Goals Presented by: Jeff Compton, The Go-To-Guy of Business. 
4:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Free Time - Enjoy Park City
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dinner & Networking – For paid guests and participants only Sunday Morning

Presenters and Entertainers

Mark E. Eaton—Mark is a retired American professional basketball player who was a member of the NBA's Utah Jazz from 1982 to 1994, with one NBA All-Star selection in 1989, and two NBA Defensive Player of the Year awards in 1985 and 1989. Though limited offensively, Eaton's 7 ft 4 in (2.24 m) height helped him become one of the best defensive centers in NBA history. Eaton holds the NBA record for most blocks in a season (456) and career average blocked shots per game (3.50).

Jeff Owens—Jeff has been with The Rochdale Group since 2006. Jeff utilizes his more than 13 years of experience in
the financial services arena and analytical expertise to lead
a variety of client engagements, including enterprise risk management implementations and support, mergers, core conversions, strategic planning, compliance-related engagements, vendor selection and implementations, process re- engineering and member and market demographic studies. Before joining Rochdale, Jeff was a member of management at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City where he gained a broad perspective of the Bank’s operations and administrative functions while serving and managing in the areas of: checks, ACH, human resources, savings bonds and information technology.
David W. Colby—Dave is the Chief Economist for CUNA Mutual Group in Madison, Wisconsin. His primary responsibilities include conducting strategic research, analysis, and forecasting of the financial services industry with special emphasis on the consumer and credit union markets. Dave’s forecasts serve as a starting point for the strategic planning process and help to create a clear understanding of the underlying trends and links between the general economy, the financial services industry, and CUNA Mutual’s policyowners. Dave’s knowledge of the national economy, the consumer fi- nancial marketplace, and the credit union system has led him to many corporate and industry-level task force assignments and he is a frequent speaker at industry conferences.
Stephen Nelson—Stephen is the Vice President of Credit Union Support for the Utah Credit Union Association. He has worked in credit unions for thirteen years: ten at the Credit Union Association, and three at a large credit union. Among his many duties at the Association, Stephen moderates numerous credit union planning sessions each year. In his spare time, he likes to write fiction and dream of trips to Disneyland.
Heather Line—Heather Line joined the Utah Credit Union Association in January 2010 as “Compliance Guru” and has spent the past couple of years assisting credit unions throughout the state with their compliance needs. Heather came to the Association with 15 years working experience in the compliance filed with both banks and credit unions and is a wealth of knowledge.
Jeff Compton—Jeff is co-founder and CEO of Third Dimension Group, Inc. In the past four years he has conducted over a thousand seminars to more than 150,000 managers and supervisors in most of the major companies and organizations in America; Coca Cola, GE Energy, Hasbro, Bank of America, HUD & DOD...etc, He has taught attendees how to focus on breaking the “bad habits” that have limited their productivity and performance in the past. You also learn how to communicate change to others in a way that brings less resistance. Have your management and board embracing the policy or procedural adjustment as a positive transformation instead of a negative alteration.
Salzburger Echo—Salzburger Echo brings the Alps
to their audiences, playing Old World and contemporary
folk music from the alpine regions of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. They continue to amaze audiences with their twelve-foot alphorns, Swiss cowbells, holzernes g’lächter and harmony yodeling. Performances in authentic costuming
are musically enjoyable and visually exciting! Together since 1992, Salzburger Echo has played many venues and festivals throughout the United States and Europe. They are one of the most sought after Alpine bands in the nation.

Date 10/25/2013 6:00 PM to 10/26/2013 9:00 PM
Park City Marriott
1895 Sidewinder Drive
Park City, UT 84060
(801) 972-3400

Registration is currently not open for this event.