To connect, educate and promote the success of all cooperatives


Emily E Nail

Executive Director

PO BOX 10426, Raleigh, NC 27605 | 919-834-5544 | Email

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Executive Director tasks consist of executive planning, member service, communications, education and marketing. Emily is the key point person for the Cooperative Council.  Emily possesses a Master's of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Eastern New Mexico University and has an undergraduate degree in Small Business Ownership and a Minor in Economics from Illinois State University. Prior to her role with the Cooperative Council Emily served as a Operations and Service Manager for High Plains Federal Credit Union in Clovis, NM as well as a  2nd VP for American Chartered Bank in Chicago, IL.


As the ED for CCNC, Emily dedicates her time to making sure the Cooperative Council members are finding value in their membership and making sure the benefits of the council are available to all members at each cooperative. Emily coordinates 4 major events per year for the council along with several other smaller programs for member benefit. Emily understands the cooperative way and supports connections across the state with members.  She is a certified Credit Union Developmental Educator as well as a supporter of all cooperatives.


Please feel free to contact her through email or phone with the information below.


We have a team of professionals including Administrative Support, Bookkeeping, Graphic Design, and IT to assist with our daily operations, membership service, as well as our key event planning and facilitation. Feel free to contact any part of the organization by emailing us at