New England Financial Executives Council to Host Spring Meeting in May

The New England Financial Executives Council (NEFEC) is excited to announce its Spring 2024 event, Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Credit Unions. Your credit union can join NEFEC on May 23 at the Harraseeket Inn in Freeport for this special meeting. Programming will begin at 9:00 am. Hear from renowned speakers and learn how AI is being deployed in credit unions.

Please visit the NEFEC website ( for more information and to register. Cost for this event is included as part of NEFEC’s annual dues. Non-members are both welcome to join the council and attend this event.

Participants will:

  • Learn about current AI trends including how it is being leveraged in the credit union industry and how it presents both benefits and risks that need consideration.
  • Understand AI trends in the payments space and how to best leverage AI in your credit union’s payments programs.
  • Look at how AI is being used to streamline and strengthen the loan origination processes.

Speakers at the event will include:

  • Caroline Vahrenkamp, Director of Advisory Services, Filene Research Institute
  • Jay Lauer, Principal of Data Governance & Strategy, PSCU
  • Brian Hamilton, President, Origence Lending Services