Strategic Contacts

When contacting faculty/staff, you may get voice mail. Leave your name, credit union name, and specific question and you will be contacted ASAP.


  • Always include sufficient return postage on project submissions (Do not use dated meter postage).
  • Savvy students provide 6-8 Express Shipment vouchers with their first submission.

Overnight Mail

  • Always send to a physical street address.
  • Do not require acceptance signature.


  • Use judiciously. This medium is for brief Q&A or submissions, not pages and pages of copy.
  • Do not send project submissions by E-mail without prior approval.

Send all project work to . . .

John Vardallas (SCMS Chief Evaluator/Senior Faculty Strategist)
c/o TheAmericanBoomeR Group
PO Box 8486
Madison WI 53708

If you chose to send overnight to the PO Box (which we do not recommend), please waive the "signature needed for acceptance".

To contact John Vardallas . . .

  • (608) 221-4621
  • Cell - contact Janine or Lori for John's cell phone - It is okay to call his cell phone if you need to reach him.

Send the Financial Management Strategic Initiative (5th SI) to . . .

Southwest CUNA Management School
c/0 ALM & Financial Analysis
6801 Parkwood Blvd Se 300
Plano TX 75024

To contact Deborah Rightmire:

Overall SCMS Communications

Southwest CUNA Management School
c/o CSCUL Experiences & Events
801 Parkwood Blvd Se 300
Plano TX 75024

Janine McBee, CUDE

Lori Schirpke-Jordan
On-site Logistics & Student Ambassador

TCU Neeley School of Business

Thank You 2020 Sponsors

Academic Fellow

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Academic Patron

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Educational Sponsor

Cornerstone Foundation

Friends of SCMS

American Airlines FCU
Arkansas FCU
Blalack & Williams, PC
Bossier FCU
Callahan & Associates, Inc.
Cornerstone Advisors
Credit Union of America
CU Direct

CU Strategic Planning
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
InTouch CU
JRF Consulting Services, LLC
Las Colinas FCU
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South Carolina FCU
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The BA Group
Tinker FCU
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