Steven Rick

CUNA Mutual Group

Chief Economist

Steve Rick is the chief economist for CUNA Mutual Group. Rick’s forecasts are the starting point for the strategic planning process and help create a clear understanding of the underlying trends and links between the general economy and the financial services industry. Rick was previously the senior economist for CUNA’s Economics & Statistics Department for 22 years.

In addition to his work at CUNA Mutual Group, he serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the University Of Wisconsin Credit Union (UWCU), a $4 billion financial institution. Rick also holds a senior lecturer position with the Economics Department at the University of Wisconsin–Madison where he teaches banking and macroeconomics courses.