Aug 28 2008

A Seat at the Table: Young Adult Directors and Board Advisors


Credit union volunteers, particularly board members, are overwhelmingly older than 50. Credit union boards can invite young adult perspective in a number of ways, including presentations from consultants, research from credit union staff , or broader research about the young adult market in general. This brief proposes a more audacious step: recruiting a talented young adult to serve as either an advisory volunteer or a full director.

Ben Rogers
Managing Director, Research
Report Number 169