Carl Windom has over 27 years of regulatory experience, working as an economic development specialist with the National Credit Union Administration. In this capacity, he routinely trained credit union industry personnel, trade organizations and NCUA employees on topics such as: consumer compliance regulations, foreclosure prevention, financial education programs, accounting, auditing, management, balance sheet analysis, strategic planning, succession planning, marketing best practices, revenue and expense budgeting, partnership development and collaborations and CDFI grants programs.
Carl has been a Consultant and New Charter Specialist with Inclusiv/Network since 2012. He also consults independently through Windom Wisdom LLC, where his areas of expertise include: new charter development, strategic planning, financial education, financial counseling and coaching program development, board governance and financial literacy education, general credit union and management training and development, addressing regulatory issues, community and economic development including CDFI certification, and e-learning course development. He spent more than 16 years as a faculty member at Neighbor Works America, the country’s largest training organization for community revitalization professionals. He has also acted as an online financial advisor for Nerd Wallet and Wallet Hub.
Windom served for four years and is an honorably discharged Navy Veteran from the United States Navy. Academically, in 1983 he received a BBA with a concentration in accounting from Georgia State University in Atlanta. In December 2007 he received his (CCFE) from the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and was professionally designated a Certified Credit Counselor for Credit Unions. He is a 2004 graduate of the USDA executive Leadership Program (ELP). He is also a 1993 graduate of the Banking School of the South at Louisiana State University.