Event description

Join your colleagues at the MACUMA 2018 Annual Leadership Conference, which will be held at the Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, Virginia, from October 3–5. View the schedule-at-a-glance, hotel and travel information, registration rates, sponsors, and sponsorship opportunities.

Registration is now open!


Wednesday, October 3, 2018


7:30 am–8:15 am Golf Breakfast (players only)

8:30 am–2:00 pm MACUMA Golf Tournament
Kingsmill Resort’s Plantation Course

10:00 am–4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Set-Up

Noon–7:30 pm Registration Open

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Opening Keynote: Serving the Future Credit Union Industry
Alix Patterson, Callahan

5:00 pm–6:30 pm Exhibitor Reception

6:45 pm–8:30 pm Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner

8:30 pm–11:00 pm After-Party Hosted by Kaufman & Canoles

Thursday, October 4, 2018

7:30 am–4:05 am Registration Open

7:30 am–8:30 am Breakfast

8:30 am–9:30 am Keynote Presentation: Cyber Security Blocking and Tackling
Gene Fredriksen, PSCU

9:30 am–10:00 am Exhibit Hall Break

10:00 am–10:50 am Breakout Sessions:

  • CU Professional Track: How to Decrease Credit Card, ATM, and Electronic Fund Transfer Fraud NOW
    Kate Kortsch, KII Consulting
  • CU Board Track: What Boards Need to Know About Fraud
    Gaye DeCesare, CU Service Network

11:00 am–11:30 am Microlearning Sessions:

  • CU Professional Track: The Tides of Change—Embracing Calculated Risk
    Alan Davis, Baskervill
  • CU Board Track: Asset Liability Management for Boards
    Frank Santucci, First Empire

11:35 am–12:05 pm Special Combined Micro-Learning Session:

  • #MeToo, #TimesUp—Reasons Your Credit Union Should Review Workplace Harassment
    Gaye DeCesare, CU Service Network

12:10 pm–1:50 pm Lunch and Exhibit Hall Time

2:00 pm–2:50 pm General Session
The Current Economy: What You Need to Know
Sonya Waddell, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

3:00 pm–3:30 pm Micro-Learning Sessions

  • Track 1: Auto Lending
    Chris Silk, Open Lending, LLC/Lenders Protection
  • Track 2: Liquidity Options
    Dan Brenton, Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta

3:35 pm– 4:05 pm Micro-Learning Session

  • Track 1: Mortgages in a Rising Interest Rate Environment
    Scott Toler, Credit Union Mortgage Association
  • Track 2: Deposit Growth Strategies & Balance Sheet Management
    Frank Santuccui, First Empire

4:05 pm–5:30pm Networking Reception

6:00 pm–10:00 pm An Evening in Williamsburg
MACUMA will provide shuttles to and from Old Town Williamsburg as well as a list of local activities so that you can enjoy the area with your colleagues.

Friday, October 5, 2018

8:00 am–9:00 am Breakfast

9:00 am–10:15 am Closing Keynote – Anthony Demangone, EVP & Chief Operating Officer, NAFCU



Kingsmill Resort & Spa
5576, 1010 Kingsmill Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Online Reservations: Reserve Online Here
Call-in Reservations: (757) 253-1703
Group Rate: $195/night
Reservation Deadline: Friday, September 7

Please mention the MACUMA Leadership Conference to obtain the group rate. Hotel reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis until Friday, September 7, 2018, or until the block has sold out. MACUMA cannot guarantee the group rate after Friday, September 7.

Check-in Time: 4:00 pm
Checkout Time: 11:00 am
Self-Parking: Complimentary


Airports: Newport News/Williamsburg Airport (PHF)—30 minutes from hotel
Norfolk International Airport (ORF)—70 minutes from hotel
Richmond International Airport (RIC)—55 Minutes from hotel



MACUMA has partnered with United Airlines and is offering discounted airfare to all attendees. To book airfare and receive a discount, go to www.united.com and use Offer Code: ZEBW112006. You may also call (800) 426-1122 and provide the agent with the following information: Agreement Code: 112006, Z Code: ZEBW




From Williamsburg Transportation Center (WBG)–15 Minutes from hotel


Taxi: $40–$45 each way from Newport News/Williamsburg Airport (PHF)
$70–$85 each way from Norfolk International Airport (ORF)
$70–$85 each way from Richmond International Airport (RIC)
$15–$20 each way from Williamsburg Transportation Center (WBG)
Uber: $25–$30 each way from Newport News/Williamsburg Airport (PHF)
$50–$65 each way from Norfolk International Airport (ORF)
$55–$70 each way from Richmond International Airport (RIC)
$10–$12 each way from Williamsburg Transportation Center (WBG)

Rental Car:


MACUMA has partnered with Avis Car Rental and is offering discounted car rentals to all MACUMA attendees. To reserve and receive a discount online, please visit: Avis Discount for the 2018 MACUMA Leadership Conference. Your Avis Worldwide Discount Code: Y100073 will automatically be placed in the reservation details. You may also call (800) 331-1600 and provide the agent with the following information: Avis Worldwide Discount Code: Y100073.


Onsite Spa


15% discount offered to all MACUMA attendees.


Weather The average high temperature in Williamsburg, Virginia, in October is 73°F, and the average low is 54°F.


Early Rate
By September 5, 2018
Regular Rate
After September 5, 2018

CU/Board Member $810 $910

Affiliate $990 $1090

Non-member (CU’s Only) $1,200 $1,200

Guest (includes all meals and social events) $525 $525

Golf $160 $180

Additional Ticket for Lifetime Achievement Award Winners Only $135 $135



At this event, over 120 attendees from credit unions around the metropolitan D.C. area will gather for three days of learning, networking, and socializing. We have a variety of ways to be involved and get noticed at our event, so please take a look at our Exhibitor/Sponsorship Prospectus.