Elizabeth M. Young LaBerge, NCCO, NCRM, CIPP/US, joined NAFCU as regulatory compliance counsel in July 2015 and was named Senior Regulatory Compliance Counsel in July 2016. In her current role, LaBerge provides daily compliance assistance to member credit unions, serves as senior editor for NAFCU's Compliance Monitor and writes articles, columns and blogs for NAFCU’s other publications. She has particular focus on issues of privacy and cybersecurity and in 2017, LaBerge earned her Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States designation from the IAPP.
Prior to joining NAFCU in 2015, LaBerge was in private practice law for over six years in Kansas, Missouri and Maine, primarily serving local, regional and national financial institutions and mortgage servicers. She has experience interpreting and providing regulatory advice to clients on federal regulations and consumer protection statutes including the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the FCRA, TILA, RESPA and ECOA.
LaBerge is a graduate of the Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Florida, and holds a bachelor's degree in Interpersonal Communications from the University of Central Florida. She is a member of the Maine State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.