Grow, Retain, Inspire, Develop Young Talent

The mission of GRID is to grow the Credit Union Movement by retaining, inspiring, and developing Ohio’s emerging leaders. Founded in 2019, GRID is a group of passionate credit union professionals (under 40 in age or new to the industry) dedicated to developing its professional community through networking, professional development, and impactful advocacy.

Get on the GRID

Exclusive Events and Webinars

Meet credit union emerging leaders in your area and throughout Ohio while growing your career through Lunch & Learn webinars and in-person events.

Advocate for Credit Unions

Share your passion for the Credit Union Movement and help support advocacy initiatives. Stay up to date and offer your assistance on important legislative calls to action.

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Inside Access to our Huddle Community

Join our online Huddle community to interact with other young professionals, ask your questions or share your hard-learned knowledge.


Chart Your Course


Utilize GRID to gain a large network of emerging credit union leaders in Ohio. Through our online communication channels, social media, and events, you will connect with a diverse group of people facing the same challenges and opportunities as you.

Professional Development

Through Lunch & Learn webinars, skills assessments, mentoring, and workshops, GRID will help you deliver results for your credit union and take your career to the next level.


GRID seeks to drive impact on our industry through advocacy. GRID will equip you with the know-how and tools to make a difference in the fight to protect the credit union model and advance our interests at all levels of government. By connecting with the League, GRID YPs are strong advocates for credit unions.

GRID Mentorship Program

The GRID Mentorship Program aims to promote collaboration, education, and an opportunity for emerging leaders to learn about the Credit Union Movement. The first Mentorship Program will launch in April of 2023.


Exclusive Events and Webinars

Events, webinars, and social meetups geared toward our YP membership. Meet credit union emerging leaders in your area and throughout Ohio while growing your career.

GRID Regional Connection

Mark your calendars for the GRID Young Professionals Network’s first-ever regional event. Join your peers at one of four convenient, regional locations for an in-person connection. Attendees will experience speaker Brody Lorda’s presentation on "Imposter Syndrome," followed by an after-hours networking event.

Sparrow Introduction Webinar

Sparrow Fi is a student loan marketplace that allows students to compare and apply for private student loans and refinancing in one place. Sparrow unifies a network of 17+ student […]

Credit Mountain Introduction Webinar

Credit Mountain was founded with a "crazy idea" that credit unions could use a software-based solution to offer declined borrowers a path to approval. Their experience in developing and refining […]

Philosophy Day

BMI Federal Credit Union 6165 Emerald Parkway, Dublin, OH, United States

Spend a day exploring the principles and philosophies that guide credit unions and how they are simply good business (and profitable, too). Understanding them and their application helps you uniquely define your credit union within the financial services marketplace, which attracts consumers into becoming members, builds member and community loyalty, and drives revenue to your credit union’s bottom line.

GRID YP Lunch & Learn


Digital Diplomacy: Email, phone, instant messaging, virtual meeting and conference call etiquette Most business communication and interaction now take place over digital devices and means – cell phones, social media, […]

Emerging Leaders School

Nashville, TN and Virtual

Enhance your skills to be a passionate, innovative and authentic leader by immersing yourself in this three-day leadership program.

Thank you to our sponsors

Enabling Ohio GRID young professionals to engage and develop at little to no cost.

GRID event sponsors enable Ohio GRID young professionals to engage and develop within the GRID network at little to no cost to the individual. Contact Christy Clark to sponsor today and receive customized branding, one free attendee at the sponsored event, a speaking and education opportunity for GRID members, and website recognition.

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