March 24, 2022 – PSCU, the nation’s premier payments credit union service organization (CUSO), has announced its final keynote speaker and the participants of its Credit Union Executive Panel at Member Forum 2022, which will be held April 26-28 at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas.
Tim Salau, “Mr. Future of Work,” will round out the list of keynote speakers at this year’s annual event. Having established himself as a global tech influencer, community leader and expert on the future of work and innovation, Salau currently serves as chairman and CEO of the global lifestyle brand Guide. In past roles, he has championed inclusive innovation and led product development at top Fortune 500 and hyper-growth companies including Google, Facebook, WeWork and Microsoft.
Participants of the Credit Union Executive Panel, which will be moderated by financial services veteran Mark Sievewright, founder and CEO of Sievewright & Associates, include:
- Maria J. Martinez, president and CEO of Border Federal Credit Union (Del Rio, Texas), which has over $200 million in assets and more than 25,000 members. Martinez is an Associate Director of the PSCU board and serves on the CUNA Board. She is a founding member and vice president of the Credit Union Women’s Leadership Alliance, a founding member and the Chairwoman of the National Association of Latino Credit Unions & Professionals and a member of the CU DEI Collective. She serves on the CUNA Strategic Services Board and volunteers with other boards and committees.
- Mark Robnett, president and CEO of Justice Federal Credit Union (Chantilly, Va.), which has assets over $943 million and more than 60,000 members. As a former CIO, Mark uses his technical prowess to lead Justice Federal into the digital future. He serves on the PSCU board as an Associate Director and also serves on the Justice FCU Board of Directors, CUES Board of Directors and Array Credit Union Advisory Board.
- Chris Shockley, president and CEO of Virginia Credit Union (Richmond, Va.), which holds more than $4.9 billion assets and has more than 310,000 members. His extensive community involvement includes serving as chair of the Credit Union Service Company of Virginia as well as Board service with the YMCA of Greater Richmond and the MS Society of Virginia and West Virginia.
- Amy Sink, CEO of Interra Credit Union (Goshen, Ind.), which holds approximately $1.6 billion in assets and serves over 87,000 members. Sink has a long history of engagement in the credit union industry, serving on the CUNA State Chartered subcommittee and the Indiana Governmental Affairs Committee. She is currently active as a board member for Alloya Corporate Federal Credit Union (Naperville, Ill.), Members Development Corporation Board, Indiana Credit Union League Board and the PSCU board of directors.
“We are extremely pleased to add these speakers to this year’s Member Forum lineup. Each of their impressive backgrounds will allow for a diverse set of insights and perspectives, and we look forward to hearing what they – along with our other outstanding speakers – have to share,” said Dean Young, EVP, chief experience officer at PSCU. “We are also eager to return to an in-person event in Las Vegas and look forward to seeing everyone following a two-year virtual hiatus.”
Salau, Martinez, Robnett, Shockley and Sink join an impressive group of previously announced keynote speakers including Drew Brees, former New Orleans Saints quarterback and co-founder of the Brees Dream Foundation; Jewel, an award-winning, multi-platinum recording artist and mental health advocate; Anders Sörman-Nilsson, global futurist and innovation strategist; and Linda Kirkpatrick, president of North America for Mastercard. In addition, the closing party for Member Forum 2022 will be headlined by Ezra Ray Hart, featuring Mark McGrath of Sugar Ray, Kevin Griffin of Better Than Ezra and Emerson Hart of Tonic.
General registration for Member Forum 2022 is open through April 1 at 5 p.m. ET. For more information or to register for Member Forum 2022, visit pscu.com/memberforum2022.
PSCU, the nation’s premier payments CUSO, supports the success of 1,900 credit unions representing nearly 7 billion transactions annually. Committed to service excellence and focused on innovation, PSCU’s payment processing, risk management, data and analytics, loyalty programs, digital banking, marketing, strategic consulting and mobile platforms help deliver possibilities and seamless member experiences. Comprehensive, 24/7/365 member support is provided by contact centers located throughout the United States. The origin of PSCU’s model is collaboration and scale, and the company has leveraged its influence on behalf of credit unions and their members for more than 40 years. Today, PSCU provides an end-to-end, competitive advantage that enables credit unions to securely grow and meet evolving consumer demands. For more information, visit pscu.com.