On the Move: Rivermark Community CU, Columbia CU Add to Executive Teams

Rivermark Community Credit Union (Beaverton, OR) announed the promotion of members of its senior management team recently, to “better align functions and workflows within the credit union and position Rivermark for continued growth in the years ahead.”

Nick Hodson (left) has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer. In his new role, Nick will oversee the following functional areas of the credit union: accounting and finance, facilities, card product management, enterprise risk, human resources, employee resource center and the Rivermark Community Fund.

Rob Mills (center) has been promoted to Chief Technology Officer, and will oversee infrastructure, applications and all aspects of the digital experience at Rivermark.

Seth Schaefer (right) has been promoted to Chief Experience Officer. He will oversee branch operations, remote operations, marketing, insurance, project management and Money Concepts, the credit union’s wealth management division.

“I’m happy to recognize the many contributions that Nick, Rob and Seth have made to advance the business goals of Rivermark over the years,” said Scott Burgess, President and Chief Executive Officer of Rivermark Community Credit Union. “Promoting these individuals not only establishes the core of our executive leadership team and deepens our leadership development program, but we also develop a transformational, strategy-focused group to work directly with the Board of Directors and myself.”

Columbia Credit Union Welcomes Joey Rudisill as SVP & CIO

Columbia Credit Union (Vancouver, WA) is proud to welcome Joey Rudisill as senior vice president and chief information officer. In this position, Rudisill provides vision and leadership for the strategic development and management of information resources and technological planning. He is also responsible for information systems management oversight, particularly in the areas of strategic planning, projects, security and standards management.

Rudisill has more than 20 years’ experience working in information technology and IT strategy. He is the founder of XD3V, a company that helps small businesses develop technology strategies and build e-commerce solutions, and served as the company’s chief technology officer. Prior to that, Rudisill was the CIO and VP of Information Technology at First Tech Federal Credit Union.

“Joey is a highly skilled technology leader who has deep experience leading IT teams and bringing innovative solutions to businesses,” said Columbia Credit Union President and CEO Steve Kenny. “He is a great asset to Columbia Credit Union, and we are proud to have him join our executive leadership team.”

“I am honored to serve as Columbia Credit Union’s CIO and to provide information systems oversight that supports the strategic direction of the credit union,” says Rudisill. “This is a great organization to work for and I look forward to contributing to its continued growth and success.”

Questions about this story? Contact Eric Horvath: 503.350.2222, ehorvath@nwcua.org.

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