Emerging Leaders Program

Program Overview

The Emerging Leaders Program is a leadership development experience designed to develop and expand the capacity of tomorrow's credit union leaders. During the program, participants will learn from guest presenters, work in small groups to explore topics, partake in a community service project and strengthen their skills to be successful at the next level and beyond. 



About the Emerging Leaders Program

  • 8-month commitment

  • 6 one-day interactive leadership development workshops

  • 1 community service-learning group project

  • Limited to 30 leaders

Why apply?

  • Develop and build leadership skills.
  • Share and grow with peers.
  • Learn from nationally recognized presenters and industry experts.

Educational Investment: $635 per participant

Pricing includes:

  • Meals and refreshments
  • Presentation materials and handouts
  • 1-Day Registration to Annual Meeting & Convention

Travel expenses are not included. Participants will be required to work on a group project, which may require additional hours and/or travel outside of your credit union’s normal work hours. Group project may require coordination between credit unions. 

Program Agenda


For questions or additional information regarding the Emerging Leaders Program, contact Janet Garrett.

Open to League-affiliated credit unions.

Your Credit Union’s Best Investment? Talent.

Employees with leadership skills will strengthen your credit union, improve your bottom line, and ensure a successful future.

Organizations that invest in their employees are 50 percent more likely to see these employees outperform expectations.

Invest in talent. Invest in your people.



Cancellation Policy:
Refunds will be issued until seven days prior to the event date less $100 administration fee per person. Substitutions are accepted at any time. All cancellations or substitutions must be submitted in writing.

Contact Information:
For more information, please contact Janet Garrett at [email protected].

Safety and Wellness

The Kentucky Credit Union League is committed to hosting a safe event that brings the credit union community together. To ensure the highest level of safety for all attendees and guests we encourage anyone who is feeling unwell or has had exposure to COVID-19 is encouraged to stay home.  


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.