Redwood Credit Union names new Executive Vice President / Chief Financial Officer

Christina Cook to oversee RCU’s financial operations departments

SANTA ROSA, CA (October 15, 2015) — Redwood Credit Union (RCU) has promoted Christina Cook to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Formerly Senior Vice President of Finance at RCU, Ms. Cook will now oversee the Credit Union’s Accounting and Finance departments and various financial operations. She will be instrumental in the development of the Credit Union’s long-range planning, programs, and strategies.

Ms. Cook has over 25 years of financial leadership experience, including nearly 10 years as Chief Financial Officer for the Bank of Marin in Novato. Before joining Redwood Credit Union in 2014, she served as Chief Financial Officer for First California Mortgage Company in Petaluma.

“Christina demonstrated a high level of excellence in her prior role at RCU, as well as a commitment to the community that is central to Redwood Credit Union’s mission and values. I’m confident she will make many valuable contributions to RCU’s strength and growth in her new role as CFO,” says Brett Martinez, RCU President and CEO.

A resident of Novato, Ms. Cook serves on the Board of Directors and Finance Committee for the Lifehouse Agency in San Rafael, and is also on the Board of Directors for Salvation Army.

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About Redwood Credit Union

Founded in 1950, Redwood Credit Union is a full-service financial institution providing personal and business banking to consumers and businesses in the North Bay and San Francisco. With a mission to passionately serve the best interests of its Members, team members, and communities, RCU delivers many ways for its Members to save and build money through checking and savings accounts, auto and home loans, credit cards, digital banking, business services, commercial and SBA lending, and more. Wealth management and investment services are available through CUSO Financial Services L.P., and insurance and auto-purchasing services are also offered through RCU Services Group (RCU’s wholly owned subsidiary).  RCU has more than $8 billion in assets and serves more than 450,000 members with full-service branches from San Francisco to Ukiah. For more information, call 1 (800) 479-7928, visit, or follow RCU on FacebookInstagramTwitter, and LinkedIn for news and updates.


Michele Kimble
Senior Communications & PR Specialist
Redwood Credit Union
(707) 576-5276, (707) 545-4000 x65276
3033 Cleveland Ave, Ste 100, Santa Rosa, CA 95403

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