09/29/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/29/2019 19:43
Host Randy Smith talks to John Bratsakis about the benefits and challenges of being located near the nations capital, the importance of building personalized member relationships and why being authentic is a motto he lives by.
In episode 40, John and Randy tackle everything from what has shaped his leadership style to the life lessons that have influenced him personally and professionally. They kick things off by diving into advocacy and why credit unions need to drive the conversation on Capitol Hill and in their state capitals.
If you ever wondered how John got started in credit unions, tune in to find out, along with why he wanted to be President and CEO of the Maryland and DC Credit Union Association.
John's parting wisdom to Randy, 'We as credit unions need to focus on who we are, and not who we are not.'