Good work and results should be simple.


Clients who are now friends saying nice things

											Adventist Healthcare 
											Banc of California 
											CA Credit Union League 
											Nevada Credit Union League 
											Filene Research Institute 
											General Electric Credit Union 
											Justic Federal Credit Union 
											Maryland/DC Credit Union Association 
											Merrimack Valley Federal Credit Union 
											O’Rourke and Associates 
											San Mateo Credit Union


Cooperative Strategies is also collaborating with Kim Nashed Yoga to offer yoga and mindfulness retreats in Maine, Italy and France. Details are available at

The CS Team

Meet our team members
John Parsons
John Parsons
Founder and Principal

Army Brat, son of Maine, born in Japan, raised in France and all over US.

BA, Bowdoin College (Class President)

MS Communications, Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute

Certified Teacher, Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute

Vice President, Technology Federal Credit Union (Silicon Valley and SoCal)

Chief Operating Officer, Connecticut Credit Union League

Executive Vice President, Mission Federal Credit Union (San Diego)

Chief Executive Officer, First City Federal Credit Union (Los Angeles)

Trusted advisor to over a hundred credit unions throughout the country.

Steven Joiner
Steven Joiner

Steven Joiner has led the business side at the DC League, NAFCU and Truliant (NC).  He brings an incisive knowledge of what it takes to bring off-balance sheet income  to the bottom line that integrates with the credit union mission. Steven will partner with you and your team for the good of all. 

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