Expand Expo

Expand Expo logoThis October, join credit union decision-makers from all over the country for a networking opportunity unmatched in the eastern United States. For four days, credit union professionals will gather to learn valuable knowledge about collections, compliance, consumer lending, leadership, mortgage, and professional enhancement from respected industry leaders.

Attend workshops from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm everyday. On Monday enjoy a welcome reception dinner followed by live entertainment. On Tuesday and Wednesday from 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm join us for a cocktail reception with an open bar & heavy hors d’oeuvres. Mingle and network in the vendor show to discover products and services to build your business.

This year’s workshops include Collections, Compliance, Consumer Lending, Leadership, Mortgage, and Professional Enhancement. Each two-day workshop is offered twice during the conference. If you aren’t able to make it to a Monday/Tuesday workshop or would like to attend a second workshop, each will repeat on Wednesday/Thursday.


Top Takeaways

  • Learn innovative strategies and products to improve collection, compliance, consumer lending, leadership, mortgage, and professional enhancement efforts
  • A training that balances high-level strategic philosophy with detailed integration into daily operations
  • Training that drives improved credit union results and performance
  • Networking with peers at other credit unions
  • Introduction and awareness of valuable partners to assist with Credit Union performance

Who Should Attend?

  • Credit Union employees in lending
  • Credit Union employees that aspire to be leaders
  • Credit Union management
  • Credit Union executive management

Time Frame

  • Monday October 21st, 2019 through Thursday October 24th, 2019

Vendor Show

  • Tuesday Vendor Show from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm & 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday Vendor Show from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm & 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Other information

  • Lunch will be provided to attendees each day of the conference (Monday through Thursday)
  • Snack breaks will be provided to attendees each day of the conference (Monday through Thursday)


  • Early registration ends June 7th for $395 - One Workshop, Two Days
  • Early registration ends June 7th for $495 - Two Workshops, Four Days
  • Registration ends August 31st for $650 - Two Workshops, Four Days
  • CEO Registration ends August 31st for $250 - Full or Partial Expo
  • Space is limited so sign up early

Travel & Accommodations

If you require accommodations, please call the Radisson Hotel Harrisburg directly to make a reservation. Mention that you are attending the Horizon FCU Expand Expo. Room rate block is $106 single occupancy, $116 double occupancy plus taxes and fees.

Radisson Hotel Harrisburg & Convention Center
1150 Camp Hill Bypass
Camp Hill, PA 17011
Phone: (717) 763-7117

  • Free Parking
  • Free Shuttle to airport (Harrisburg International Airport) and AMTRAK Train Station
  • Free Hot Breakfast every day for guests of the Radisson for the Expand Expo

Room Rate is good until – August 31st, 2019

Workshop Speakers & Agendas

Collections Workshop

Christy Curtis Jones, a shareholder with the law firm of Sherpy & Jones, P.A., provides training to make sure that your credit union is doing everything in its power to reduce the negative effect of member bankruptcies.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Collections Workshop 

Compliance Workshop

Todd Sherpy is a founding partner in the law firm of Sherpy & Jones,P.A. with offices in South Carolina and Georgia; and is entering his 30th year of practice in the Credit Union compliance arena.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Compliance Workshop 

Consumer Lending Workshop

Brett Christensen, owner of CU Lending Advice, LLC, consults and conducts training sessions on various lending topics to professionals that work in the credit union industry.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Consumer Lending Workshop 

Leadership Workshop

Celeste Cook is founder and President/CEO of cuStrategies LLC. As a credit union industry and leadership strategist, Celeste brings to you her expertise, experience, and passion for leadership and growth in the credit union industry.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Leadership Workshop 

Mortgage Workshop

Blaine Rada, CSP, an accomplished training professional with a unique ability to explain, coach and inspire, no matter how complex the topic.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Mortgage Workshop 

Professional Enhancement Workshop

Michael Patterson has spent the last 18 years educating, developing, and inspiring individuals to reach their fullest potential.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Professional Enhancement Workshop 

Sponsorship Information

This is your chance to connect with credit union executives and employees who are looking for your products and services to build their business.  As a valuable vendor, you're also welcome to attend any of our workshops right along with conference attendees.  Network all day Tuesday and Wednesday during the open vendor show and in training sessions.  Join us both Tuesday and Wednesday from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm for a cocktail reception with open bar & heavy hors d'oeuvres in the vendor show!

Top Takeaways for Your Business

  • Dedicated exhibit hours with events to drive traffic
  • 1-on-1 conversations with credit union decision makers
  • Valuable face-time with current and potential clients

Sponsorship Levels & Vendor Registration Form

Expand Expo 2019 is brought to you by these exceptional credit union sponsors:

Event Sponsor

Newtek Business Solutions

Compliance Workshop Sponsor

Sherpy & Jones, PA

Mortgage Workshop Sponsor

Arch MI

Tuesday Reception Sponsors

Cummins Allison

MemberFirst Mortgage

Lunch Sponsor

The Baker Group

Break Sponsor


Attendee Gift Sponsor

Share One

Photography Sponsor


Premium Booth Sponsors