Susan RushingSenior Vice President
Chief Risk Officer
Susan Rushing joined ECCU in 2001 as Vice President of Banking and Payment Systems and has contributed to significant operational improvements throughout the credit union. Current areas of oversight for Ms. Rushing include Compliance and Internal Controls, Internal Audit, Human Resources, Field of Membership, Enterprise Risk Management, and Credit Administration and Underwriting. A CUNA Credit Union Enterprise Risk Management Expert, Ms. Rushing worked with Abel Pomar to develop ECCU’s enhanced enterprise risk management framework.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Rushing held positions at First American Bank, First Arroyo Bank, and Lloyds Bank California. She served previously as a member of the board of directors of Stepping Stones for Women, a ministry organized to transform the lives of single mothers and their children. She is actively involved in Every One Free, a faith based organization established to fight human trafficking. Ms. Rushing holds a master’s in business administration from the University of La Verne and bachelor’s degree in small business management from Humboldt State University. She is also a certified Gallup Faith Strengths Coach.