The League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates (LSCU & Affiliates) invites you to the Young Professionals Think Tank event from September 30 – October 1, 2022 in Jacksonville, Florida. Think Tank provides the opportunity for Young Professionals across Alabama, Florida, and Georgia to network with other YPs and take their credit union knowledge to the next level. Best of all, it’s FREE! Join the LSCU YPG for their annual conference designed specifically for young professionals by young professionals. Discounted rooms are available for Think Tank attendees at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront here.
|April Ales, Engagement Consultant with the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), is a passionate, thought process, and collaborative leader. As a reputable professional, with extensive experience in the credit union movement, she works alongside Leagues and system partners in the Southeast region and serves as an access point to all things related to CUNA.
Prior to joining CUNA, she served as Vice-President of Membership Relations at the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates, where she managed the Cooperative Initiatives Department and the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation. As a former Member Relations Consultant, she served as a liaison to credit unions in Florida and Alabama focusing on member relations, chapter development, financial education, business development, training, and the small asset-size credit union programs. She has also held the position of Vice President of Administration at a $22 million asset credit union.
April has earned her Bank Secrecy Act designation, Financial Counseling Certification and is a 2014 Credit Union Development Educator (DE) graduate.
April received a bachelor’s in Sociology and Criminology from Florida State University. She finds happiness from helping others be successful and volunteers her time assisting those who are less privileged.