Our Executive Team

Our accomplished internal leaders are dedicated to helping you build your financial health and well-being and live your best financial life.

 

Erin Mendez

President, Chief Executive Officer

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Susan Gruber

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

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Kevin Landel

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer

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Susan Makris

Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

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Melissa Morgan

Senior Vice President, Chief Retail Officer

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Chris Allen

Senior Vice President, Chief Risk Officer

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Richard Wada

Senior Vice President, Chief Lending Officer

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Board of Directors

This is your board, a diverse group of financial, legal and business experts who share a common goal: always doing right by our members.

Peter Hanelt

Chairman

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Business Consultant. In service since 1996.

Jeffrey Parks

1st Vice Chair

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RPM Mortgage. In service since 2006.

Garick Zillgitt

2nd Vice Chair

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Insurance Executive. In service since 2006.

Jesse Rivera

Treasurer

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Segal Consulting. In service since 2005.

Colleen Cabey

Secretary

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Attorney at Law. In service since 1996.

Laura Chambers

Director

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eBay. In service since 2017.

Debra Chaw

Director

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California State University East Bay. In service since 2004.

Race Chen

Director

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Consultant. In service since 1996.

Robert A. McCormish

Director

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TeamCo Advisors, LLC. In service since 2010.

Vickie Rath

Director

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American Ratings Corporation. In service since 2008.

Tracey Scott

Director

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Housing Executive. In service since 2001.

Trevor Thomas

Director

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OpenX. In service since 1998.

Audit & Risk Committee

A subset of our Board of Directors, this committee is responsible for overseeing Patelco's financial reporting, disclosures, and risk assessment.

Vickie Rath Chair, American Ratings Corporation

Debra Chaw California State University East Bay

Race Chen Consultant

Jeffrey Parks RPM Mortgage