Education

Virtual Georgia Advocacy Conference

GAC 2021

Attend the can’t-miss advocacy event of 2021- LSCU’s Virtual Georgia Advocacy Conference!

A Virtual Experience for Credit Union Professionals!
March 12, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST
$99 per attendee
$59 per YPG

Gather with peers to learn more about advocacy issues that impact your credit union and members on the federal and state level
Hear an update from the leadership of the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance
Engage with Georgia legislators, LSCU executives, LSCU advocacy staff and other credit unions
Be an active participant in grassroots political action
Virtual lunch will be provided with an e-gift card
There will be a chance to win prizes!

Who Should Attend?
CEOs, C-Suite, Management (all levels), Young Professionals Group, Board Members and credit unions of ALL sizes.

When?
Friday, March 12, 2021

Where?
Virtual

 

Agenda
Time Sessions
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Opening Remarks
Jared Ross, President, LSCU

Welcome from the State of Georgia
Brian Kemp, Governor

Governmental Affairs Update
Sydney Rubin, Senior Director of Governmental Affairs,
LSCU & Affiliates/Georgia CU Association
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Update from the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance
Kevin Hagler, Commissioner, Georgia Department of Banking and Finance

Melissa Sneed, Deputy Commissioner, Georgia Department of Banking and Finance
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. What to Expect in the Senate?
Geoff Duncan, Lieutenant Governor
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Break
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. House Banks & Banking: A Freshman Perspective
Representative Clint Crowe
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Break
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Georgia Political Panel: Is Georgia a "Blue" or "Red" State and What Does that Mean?
Tharon Johnson, Democratic Strategist, Founder & CEO, Paramount Consulting Group

Brian Robinson, Republican Strategist, President, Robinson Republic

Democratic strategist Tharon Johnson and Republican strategist Brian Robinson bring their personalities and passion to the table for an informed, respectful, and lively discussion on their Political Breakfast podcast. We will hear them spar, delve into topics others avoid, and even give credit where it is due while they share their passion of politics with us.
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Virtual Legislator Meetings
Senator Bo Hatchett, Governor's Floor Leader
Senator Elena Parent, Senate Minority Caucus Vice Chairman of Campaigns and Financing
Speakers
Jared Ross
Jared Ross
President, LSCU

Bio
Brian Kemp
Brian Kemp
Governor

Bio
Sydney Rubin
Sydney Rubin
Senior Director of Governmental Affiars, LSCU & Affiliates/Georgia CU Association

Bio
     
Kevin Hagler
Kevin Hagler
Commissioner, Georgia Department of Banking and Finance

Bio
Melissa Sneed
Melissa Sneed
Deputy Commissioner, Georgia Department of Banking and Finance

Bio
Geoff Duncan
Geoff Duncan
Lt. Governor

Bio
     
Tharon Johnson
Tharon Johnson
Democratic Strategist, Founder & CEO, Paramount Consulting Group

Bio
Brian Robinson
Brian Robinson
Republican Strategist, President, Robinson Republic

Bio
Clint Crowe
Rep. Clint Crowe
110th District, Republican, Jackson, GA

Bio
Elena Parent
Elena Parent
Senate Minority Caucus Vice Chairman of Campaigns and Financing

Bio
Bo Hatchett
Bo Hatchett
Governor's Floor Leader

Bio
 
Registration
Sponsored By
CUNA Mutual Group
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