Redwood Credit Union names new Mendocino Avenue branch experience manager Johanna Szostak

SANTA ROSA, CA (March 3, 2020) — Redwood Credit Union (RCU) has promoted Johanna Szostak to branch experience manager of its Mendocino Avenue location. In her new role, Szostak is responsible for overseeing member service, staff management, and daily branch operations, as well as local community and business development efforts.

Szostak joined RCU in 2002, and has been promoted six times in that span, moving from teller to member services, assistant branch service manager, and now branch experience manager.

“Johanna’s exceptional knowledge of RCU operations made her an obvious choice to lead the Mendocino Ave. branch,” says Amy Ahanotu, regional vice president of branch experience. “She understands our service culture and her passion for our community sets her apart from others.”

Szostak has a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and a certificate in management from Sonoma State University. She’s a former ambassador for the Petaluma Chamber of Commerce and is enrolled in the current class of Petaluma Leadership, set to graduate this year.

Johanna Szostak, Mendocino Avenue branch experience manager.

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 $8.5 billion in assets and serves more than 465,000 members with full-service branches from San Francisco to Ukiah. For more information, call 1 (800) 479-7928, visit, or follow RCU on FacebookInstagramX, and LinkedIn for news and updates.


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