Board & Committee Leadership Conference

November 2-4 | Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center | Nashville, TN

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Dr
Nashville, TN 37214

Make plans to join your peers for an education conference designed just for credit union volunteers. The Board & Committee Leadership Conference (Formerly Volunteer Leaders Conference) is set for November 2-4, 2023 in "Music City" - Nashville, TN and features a full range of informative sessions on critical, timely issues, with first-rate speakers. 




(Times are in the Central Time Zone)


3:00 p.m. - Registration 
5:30 p.m. - Networking Reception
6:00 p.m. - Dinner 


7:30 a.m. - Registration Open
7:45 a.m. - Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - Welcome & Announcements
9:10 a.m. - Efficient, Effective Review Writing - Shari Storm, Category 6 
10:00 a.m. - Morning Break
10:15 a.m. - Economic Update - Phillip Cochran, Volcorp
11:25 a.m. - BSA Annual Training for Volunteers
12:15 p.m. - Group Lunch
1:15 p.m. - Concurrent Education Sessions

  • The ABCs of a Customizable Executive Benefits Program - Mike Bremer, TruStage
  • Supervisory Committee Roundtable - Andrew Barr, Kentucky Credit Union League

2:15 p.m. - Afternoon Break
2:30 p.m. - Board Leadership Strategies for Growth - Celeste Cook, cuStrategies
3:30 p.m. - Enjoy the rest of your day!


8:00 a.m. - Breakfast 
9:00 a.m. - Hangin' with Winners - Ray Cole
10:00 a.m. -  Door Prizes and Conference Close




Education Sessions

Conference Attendee $699.00

Guest Registration

Guest registration includes Thursday dinner & entertainment, Friday breakfast & lunch, and Saturday breakfast and closing.

Guest Registration $299.00




Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Dr
Nashville, TN 37214

Situated in the heart of Nashville, Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center welcomes guests to a stunning resort experience. From SoundWaves, the city’s premier aquatic attraction, to an exciting lineup of activities and entertainment, there’s something for the entire family to enjoy. Guests at our Opryland hotel suites can explore nine acres of airy indoor garden atriums, award-winning restaurants and bars, the world-class Relâche Spa and a state-of-the-art fitness center. The resort is located near Nashville Intl. Airport, downtown and attractions like the Grand Ole Opry and Ryman Auditorium for guests wishing to explore Music City. From seasonal events and entertainment to high-end amenities and stunning spaces, Gaylord Opryland welcomes you to enjoy more of what you love.

ROOM RATE: $249 per night plus tax
Reservation Deadline: October 11, 2023

Self-parking – $33 per day
Valet parking – $45 per day
A $25.00 will be added to the guest room rate. The resort fee includes: 
  • Resort-wide internet access.
  • Unlimited long-distance and local calls
  • Daily shuttle service to Opry Mills, the Inn at Opryland, scheduled transportation to Grand Ole Opry, and the General Jackson Showboat.
  • Bottled water is replenished daily.
  • $10 dry cleaning credit daily
  • Transportation to Gaylord Springs Golf Links


Please register to attend the event at the same time you book your hotel room. 
Reservations are made on a first-come, first-served basis and will sell out quickly so book soon!





Badges Must Be Worn

Badges are specially marked to determine admission to conference activities.


Casual to Business casual. Be sure to bring a sweater or light jacket, as personal comfort levels may vary.

Cancellation Policy

Refunds will be issued until 14 days prior to the conference less a $100 administration fee per person. No refunds for cancellations within 14 days of event.  Substitutions accepted anytime. All cancellations/substitutions must be submitted in writing.

Code of Professional Conduct

The registrant agrees to conduct his/herself in a cordial manner. KCUL will not tolerate any registrant who creates a disturbance; is disrespectful to any other registrant, any member of KCUL, its speakers and attendees, exhibitors, volunteers or staff. KCUL reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to investigate any complaint and to dismiss any registrant found by KCUL, in its sole discretion, to have violated the Code of Professional Conduct, without refund of registration fees. 

Who Can Attend?

Attendance is limited to League-affiliated and associated credit unions. This conference is a special occasion for CEOs, Directors, Staff, and Supervisory Committee members to come together for valuable education and networking opportunities.