2019 Cornerstone Leadership Academy

The Austin Chapter of Credit Unions is excited to offer the Cornerstone Leadership Academy as a professional growth opportunity exclusively for credit union employees.



The goal of the program is to promote the overall Credit Union industry, tie new leaders closer to the Credit Union Movement, and provide an avenue to receive mentoring and discuss leadership philosophy. The program is a total of 64 hours of training (one day per month, February – October 2019) with additional project work required.


Whether you are 30 days or 30 years into your career with a Credit Union, this program is ideal for anyone to grow.  The Leadership Academy is open to all levels of employees.


Training will be held at UFCU Event Center, 8303 N. Mopac Expressway, Austin TX


Training will be held on the following Wednesdays, please note you must attend 90% to graduate:

  • February 20
  • March 20
  • April 17
  • May 15 (to be confirmed)
  • June 19
  • August 21
  • September 18
  • October 16 (Graduation)


The cost is $495 which includes all your tuition and materials for the entire program.

How do I apply?

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Online Application
  2. Paper Application

Applications must be received before November 1, 2018. We will contact you to let you know if your application is approved and next steps.


Contact one of the Cornerstone Leadership Academy Deans:

Carol Pickering

Anamita Mukherjee

Kim Martinez