Rogue Experience – Jerry has been a member of the Credit Union since 1972 and was elected to the Board in 2003, serving as Board Chair since 2008. Jerry has also served as Board Treasurer and Board Vice Chair.
Background – Jerry retired from the Ashland School District after having served as a teacher, coach, and administrator. While still working, Jerry was the faculty advisor for the Ashland High School Student Branch.
Key Roles/Accomplishments – Jerry was inducted into the Volunteer Honor Roll at the 2011 Northwest Credit Union Association’s Annual Convention. In 2014, Jerry was recognized with the Distinguished Impact Award through the Northwest Credit Union Association. Jerry was appointed to serve on the board of the National Association of Credit Union Chairmen in 2017.
Rogue Experience – Philip has been a member of the Credit Union since 2005 and was appointed to the Board in 2011. Philip currently serves as the Board Vice Chair, previously serving on the Supervisory Committee, and serves on other various Board Committees.
Background – Philip is the Chief Financial Officer for PMCI, Inc. and was previously an Accounting Professor at Southern Oregon University.
Rogue Experience – Cheryl has been a member of the Credit Union since 2007 and was appointed to the Board in 2013. She currently serves on the Supervisory Committee and various Board committees.
Background – Cheryl is an instructor for Walden University where she coaches students conducting management research and completing dissertations. She has also developed and taught graduate courses in Strategic Management.
Key Roles/Accomplishments – Cheryl has earned several awards and has written two publications.
Rogue Experience – Tim has been a member of the Credit Union since 1978 and was elected to the Board in 1992. Tim has served as Board Chair and Board Secretary, and continues to serve on various Board committees.
Background – Tim is the retired Chief of Police for the Medford Police Department.
Key Roles/Accomplishments – Tim also serves as a Board Member for the Addictions Recovery Center, President of Crime Stoppers of Southern Oregon Board, member of the Medford Linebackers, member of the Oregon Association of Police Chiefs, member of the F.B.I. National Academy Associates and past Board member of the Family Nurturing Center.
Rogue Experience – Alex has been a member of the Credit Union since 2015 and was appointed to the Board in 2017. He also serves on various Board committees.
Background – Alex is a professional Civil Engineer and Principal at i.e. Engineering, Inc. in Roseburg.
Key Roles/Accomplishments – Alex currently serves as a board member of the Douglas County Industrial Development Board, Umpqua Basin Water Association, and Umpqua Community College Foundation Board.
Rogue Experience – Peter has been a member of the Credit Union since 2014 and was appointed to the Board in 2017.
Background – Peter was elected as full-time mayor for the city of Pocotello, Idaho for two terms (1990-1998). He has also served as Chief Financial Officer and Dean of College Services at Clackamas Community College in Oregon City. Peter has served as President of Colorado Northwestern Community College prior to moving to the Rogue Valley where he became President of Rogue Community College (RCC) from 2004 to his retirement in 2016.
Key Roles/Accomplishments – Peter serves on the Board of Directors for Asante, the Four Way Foundation, and is the Treasurer of the RCC Foundation.
Rogue Experience – Heather has been a member of the Credit Union since 1988 and was appointed to the Supervisory Committee in 2016, and to the Board in 2018.
Background – Heather is a CPA and the CFO of Blackstone Publishing in Ashland. Prior to Blackstone, Heather worked in public accounting in both Portland and Medford for nine years.
Key Roles/Accomplishments – Heather is a former Board member and Audit Committee Chair in the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. She is a member of the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She also holds the CGMA designation.
Rogue Experience – Bern has been a member of the Credit Union since 1994 and was appointed to the Associate role on the Board in 2018.
Background – After 24 years of service, Bern retired as the Airport Director of the Rogue Valley International Airport
Key Roles and Accomplishments – Bern is an Accredited Airport Executive with the American Association of Airport Executives since 1982, and is the recipient of their 2014 Distinguished Service Award for life time achievement. Bern's community service includes 8 years on The Chamber of Medford/Jackson County Board, and service on several other boards and commissions. Bern has been active in Rotary for 30 years and is a Paul Harris fellow. Bern and His wife Michelle love to dance and have been Ballroom Dance Instructors for several cruise lines from 1999-2012.