2015 FOCUS Summit  
2015 FOCUS Summit

Focus SummitFoundation FOCUS is a statewide collaborative initiative that allows the Foundation to diversely impact communities. The FOCUS Summit offers opportunities for financial education advocates to network, share best practices, learn about available resources, as well as explore proven techniques and strategies for deploying financial education into local schools and communities.

Who Should Attend

Open to all credit union professionals, community leaders, educators and partners.

Dates & Location

Dallas - February 5-6
Doubletree Hotel Galleria
4099 Valley View Lane
Dallas, TX 75244
Contact Julie Whitten at 972-419-7620 or email julie.whitten@hilton.com.
Room Rate: $89 special rate (Use corporate ID 0002851794 for Cornerstone Credit Union League)
Book Your Room Online


Registration Fee

Registration to attend is $250. Fee includes continental breakfast and lunch both days, general sessions, all refreshment breaks and all handout materials.

Grant Assistance

The Foundation is offering up to 10 grants of up to $350 each to attend the FOCUS Summit. Please contact Staci Zale at szale@cscuf.coop or 469-385-6443 to receive a grant application.


Thursday, February 5

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Randy White, former defiensive tackle for the Dallas Cowboys
    Keynote Address
  • Courtney Moran, I-CUDE, CSCUF Executive Director
    Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation Update
  • Lunch
  • Money Habitudes - A Money Personality Test
  • Networking Activity
  • Open Expo

Friday, February 6

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Welcome and Re-Cap of First Day
  • Matt Tenney, Social Entrepreneur, Author, Trainer, and Consultant
    Serve to be Great: Leadership Lessons from a Prison, a Monastery, and a Boardroom
  • Laura Ewing, Executive Director
    Texas Council on Economic Education
    Financial Education Legislation Update
  • Ted Beck, CEO, National Endowment for Financial Education
    Our Country's Current State of Financial Capability
  • Lunch
  • Matt Tenney
    The Ultimate Success Habit: How Mindfulness Improves Performance, Profitability, and Well-Being
  • “Focusing on Financially Secure Futures”
    Group Work (5 topics)
  • Group Presentations                                                                     
  • Wrap-Up; Door Prizes and Reporting Awards

Thanks to our 2015 Sponsors!

Friends of Consumer FreedomCredit Union Resources