Troubled Chetco Had ‘No Way Out,’ Rogue CEO Gene Pelham Says

Rogue Credit Union CEO Gene Pelham told the Curry Coastal Pilot this week that Chetco Federal Credit Union had “no way out” of the downward spiral that led to its failure in 2012 and that Rogue “fought really hard” to acquire Chetco’s assets.

Gene Metz, Beloved Former Credit Union Regulator, Dead at 76

Gene Metz, a former credit union supervisory examiner whose word, according to his contemporaries, was worth its weight in gold, died Wednesday, March 7, at the age of 76.

Rogue’s Gene Pelham Wins Foundations’ Credit Union Professional of the Year Award

Gene Pelham will be honored by the Oregon and Washington Credit Union Foundations as the Credit Union Professional of the Year. The Rogue Federal Credit Union CEO emphasizes community service and is known for hands-on involvement and accessibility to employees.