Redwood Credit Union welcomes new business development manager

Eric Maldonado to oversee development of business and community group services, with concentration in San Francisco

SANTA ROSA, CA (October 16, 2018) — Redwood Credit Union (RCU) has hired Eric Maldonado as business development manager.

In his new role, Maldonado will oversee RCU’s team of business development officers who serve Marin, Napa and other communities in RCU’s field of membership. His responsibilities include development of business and community group services in all of RCU’s local service areas, with a focus on San Francisco, an area of anticipated growth for the credit union.

Maldonado brings more than 10 years of credit union experience in public affairs, government relations, and business development. Prior to joining RCU, Maldonado was the community and government relations officer for Travis Credit Union, and was previously a financial representative for Northwestern Mutual Life. He also worked with the nonprofits Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA) and AnewAmerica, helping clients make good financial decisions.

He is past chairman of the Mt. Diablo Chapter, California Credit Union League, past president of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Contra Costa County, past president of the Rotary Club of Concord-Diablo, former board member of STAND for Families Free of Violence, and former corporate advisor for the Richmond Community Foundation.

“Eric was born and raised in San Francisco and is active in the local business community,” said Dave Upham, senior vice president of member experience. “He’ll assist RCU in building deeper relationships between the credit union and the community that will help us better serve the unique financial needs of businesses and other groups in the city.”

Eric Maldonado, business development manager, Redwood Credit Union

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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