Jeff utilizes his passion for credit unions, combined with his breadth of experience and analytical expertise, to lead a variety of credit union, corporate credit union and CUSO engagements. Jeff works with boards and management teams on ERM, risk appetite, strategic planning and other related projects.
Jeff leverages his 20 years’ experience in the financial services arena for the good of client organizations. Prior to Rochdale, Jeff worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, and was part of the Bank's Management Development Program. Jeff began his career at the Federal Reserve as an analyst in Retail Payments (ACH and Check Processing), before transitioning to the Human Resources department where he led the Bank’s college recruiting program, orchestrated district-wide software implementations, and coordinated several other District and System-level initiatives. Jeff transferred to the Savings Bond department, where he managed staff and operations responsible for originating, printing, and servicing U.S. Savings Bonds. Jeff also managed the Information Technology administrative team, including coordination of the division’s COSO/Enterprise Risk Management activities, all IT department budgets, and assisted in the planning and coordination of a move to a new District headquarters building.
Jeff received a Bachelor of Science degree in both Management and Marketing, as well as a Master of Business Administration degree, from Northwest Missouri State University.
Outside of work, Jeff stays busy with his family, including his wife, three daughters and a dog. He is also on the board of a local charity dedicated to providing assistance and hope to those affected by cancer.