Capitola, CA – October 4, 2018 – Michelle Berridge, Controller for Alvarez Technology Group, has joined Bay Federal Credit Union’s all-volunteer Supervisory Committee.
The Supervisory Committee evaluates the policies and procedures in place at the Credit Union to ensure they properly protect members’ assets, and it is charged with selecting an independent licensed auditor to perform a review of the Credit Union’s financial condition each year.
Mrs. Berridge has decades of experience in accounting after having worked across a number of industries, including entertainment, manufacturing, distribution, non-profits, and technology. She joins Co-Chair Suzanne Shaug, Co-Chair Pat Pfremmer, and Richard Mills on the Committee.
“I’ve been a proud member of Bay Federal Credit Union for over 20 years,” Mrs. Berridge said. “This is my opportunity to give back and also to deepen my relationship with an entity that I view as playing an integral part of positive change in our community.”
Mrs. Berridge holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. She is Controller for Alvarez Technology Group in Salinas and lives in Watsonville with her husband, Ken.
Supervisory Committee members are selected by the Board of Directors and are required to be members of the Credit Union. Tami Corum, who previously served on the Supervisory Committee, is now an Associate Director on the Credit Union’s Board of Directors.
About Bay Federal Credit Union
Bay Federal is a full-service, not-for-profit financial institution that serves more than 71,000 members and 1,200 local businesses throughout Santa Cruz, San Benito, and Monterey counties. With more than $995 million in assets, Bay Federal Credit Union is the largest member-owned financial institution in Santa Cruz County, serving its members and the community since 1957. Since 2002, 100% of all employees have given their own money and volunteered for numerous local schools, nonprofit organizations, and community events.
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