The Future Summit and Econ Summit

​February 7 - 9 2023 at the MGM Detroit

Thank you to everyone that attended!

A dynamic credit union conference created to provide professional development on a broad scope of topics for current and emerging industry leaders.  

​​Goal: To provide an excellent networking & professional development opportunity to Michigan credit union professionals. A new combination of Economic topics blended with Industry trends and Leadership development.

Who Should Attend: Credit union executives, leaders and managers both current and emerging.  CUES Members and non-members are welcome.  The opportunity includes the 200+ credit unions in Michigan, 200+ credit unions in Ohio, 100+ credit unions in Indiana.  Young Professionals will also participate through the MCUL's FUEL group and greatly adds to the diversity of credit unions attending.

In 2023 we will explore the outlook for what is happening in the industry with:

·        Forward Thinking, learning best practices

·        Leadership development

·        Foster networking and collaboration between credit unions

·        Develop future leaders through the partnership with the Fuel program

·        Identify industry challenges, headwinds, emerging risks

·        National-caliber conference right in our own backyard


Future + Econ Summit Committee

To Volunteer to serve on the event committee Contact

2023 Summit is in the books.  What a great volunteer team that put in the work to make a fantastic development experience for all 200 attendees and the 42 credit unions and 30 supporting businesses they represent.  Thank you to the event committee.

Patty Campbell, Christian Financial CU (Unsung Hero Award) – Patty did so much to make the attendee experience excellent!

Marcus English, University of Michigan CU (Social Media Master) Marcus and Cait made registration and payment smooth like butter.

Cait Smith, University of Michigan CU (Get 'er done Award) need help, call Cait.

Shawn Premer, Consumers CU (Securing Super-Duper Speakers) great job setting this awesome lineup and managing all things related.

Jeff Pasco, Vibe CU (Best Utility player Award) if you need something done, Jeff can figure it out.

Lynne Jarman- Johnson, Consumers CU (Creative Support and over-the-top enthusiasm).  Whoot!

Joe Krieger, PFCU (Sponsor Superstar) So much work making sure our business partners had a great experience too.

Andrea Badics, People Driven CU (Details Award) Andrea kept the MGM aligned and the all-important drink tickets

Jessica McNier, Financial Plus Credit Union (The Wizard Award) How did she manage to create an awesome experience for the young professionals and pitch in to help with anything and everything else that popped up?  Magic??

Devin Neu, Community Choice CU (Mentor Award) Devin is truly a servant leader supporting the young professional group making sure they had a great experience.

Brandalynn Winchester-Middlebrook, Lake Trust CU (Ambassador Award) Thank you for your help managing the speakers experience and ensuring smooth transitions.