• Redwood Credit Union Promotes Ken Kondo to Vice President of Innovation and Development

    August 19, 2020
    Redwood Credit Union Promotes Ken Kondo to Vice President of Innovation and Development
    Santa Rosa, Calif. – Redwood Credit Union (RCU) has promoted Ken Kondo to vice president of innovation and development. In his new role, Kondo will lead the data development and application development teams, as well as the business systems analyst teams to advance strategic and innovative initiatives for the institution.

    Kondo joined RCU in 2016 with 18 years of credit union experience, having worked in implementations, programming, and as a senior software engineer, chief technology officer, and business intelligence solutions specialist.

    “Ken has helped us digitally transform the organization,” said Aaron Collier, senior vice president of information technology. “With COVID-19, more people are utilizing our technology to bank from the safety of their homes and Ken has been instrumental in helping us complete projects rapidly to deliver the positive experience our members expect.”

    Kondo has a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University, and a business analytics certificate from the University of California San Diego. He recently served on the advisory board for Symitar’s Advanced Reporting for Credit Unions (ARCU) and is a member of the technology council for the Credit Union National Association (CUNA).
    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. RCU offers complete financial services including checking and savings accounts, auto and home loans, credit cards, online and mobile banking, business services, commercial and SBA lending, and more. Wealth management and investment services are available through CUSO Financial Services L.P., and through RCU Services Group (RCU’s wholly owned subsidiary), insurance and auto-purchasing services are also available. RCU has $5.7 billion in assets and serves more than 366,000 members with full-service branches from San Francisco to Ukiah. For more information, call 1 (800) 479-7928, visit redwoodcu.org, or follow RCU on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for news and updates.
    Michele Kimble, Senior PR & Communications Specialist
    mkimble@redwoodcu.org, (707) 576-5276