Consumer Advocacy

The California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues hosts, a consumer-facing website and social media platform (Facebook and Twitter) designed to attract consumer interest in credit unions and resonate with people’s financial service needs.

Click here to visit We Own Our Bank and be sure to view the We Own Our Bank videos on YouTube.

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Advocacy Team

Bob Arnould

Senior Vice President Advocacy
Email Bob

Jay Alburez-Sevilla

Legislative and Grassroots Advocate
Email Jay

Jeremy Empol

Lobbyist and Vice President Federal Government Affairs
Email Jeremy

Courtney Jensen

Vice President of State Government Affairs
Email Courtney

Sharon Turley

Vice President Regulatory Advocacy
Email Sharon

Patti Neumaier

Executive Assistant to Advocacy Division
Email Patti

Tina Ramos-Ingold

Media Relations Specialist
Email Tina

Richard Stanton

Vice President of Media Relations and Data Analysis
Email Richard

Andrea Svoboda

Manager Political Advocacy
Email Andrea

Matt Wrye

Manager of Media Relations
Email Matt

State Government Affairs

Our state advocacy team works daily with elected officials, staff, the executive offices, gubernatorial appointees, and the decision-makers of California and Nevada, bringing the voice of credit unions to Sacramento and Carson City. For more information, contact Courtney Jensen

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