Redwood Credit Union.
Redwood Credit Union, Napa, Calif., announced that its Sonoma
branch manager, Alfredo Pedroza, was recently elected to the Napa City
Council. His priorities as a City Council member will include job
creation, making Napa affordable for families, promoting a healthy
business environment, and improving Napa's transportation
infrastructure, the credit union said. Pedroza has worked in financial
services since 2005, and joined Redwood Credit Union in 2009 as
assistant branch manager of the Napa branch before becoming branch
manager of the Sonoma and Glen Ellen branches. He holds a
bachelor's degree in business administration and economics from
Sonoma State University. He is commissioner for the Napa County Gang and
Youth Violence Commission and sits on boards and committees for numerous
other local organizations, including Community Action Napa Valley,
Sonoma State University Alumni Campus Advisory Committee, and Napa
County Hispanic Network. He has previously served on the board of
directors of the Napa Valley Education Foundation, Napa Valley Hispanic
Chamber of Commerce and Sonoma County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
"We are extremely proud of Alfredo and are confident he will be a
great asset as a City Council member for the people of Napa," said
Brett Martinez, RCU president/CEO. "Redwood Credit Union is very
committed to the communities we serve and we are supportive of RCU
employees taking on leadership roles in local government and an on
nonprofit and community boards."