MADISON, Wis.—The judges for the 2022 CUES Emerge competition have been announced. They are:
- Stephen Bolton, President/CEO, Libro Credit Union, London, ON
- Patricia Campbell, President/CEO, Christian Financial Credit Union, Roseville, MI
- Josh Cook, President/CEO, Community Choice Credit Union, Johnston, IA
- Estela Nagahashi, EVP/Chief Operating & Lending Officer, University Credit Union, Los Angeles, CA
After an initial cohort of 30 applicants were selected into CUES Emerge, 27 continued on into the competition phase of the program, where the judging panel evaluated and scored each participant’s business plan. Judging was based on criteria including project need, value to stakeholders, and realistic viability. The five highest-ranking applicants were then named as Finalists.