Rudy Hanley

Retired CEO of SchoolsFirst FCU
Retired CEO

Rudy Hanley recently retired from being the President and CEO of SchoolsFirst FCU formerly known as Orange County Teachers FCU where he served for over 31 years. The credit union, with over $10 billion in assets, provides a full range of up-to-date financial services to more than 600,000 Members from 44 branch locations, and is the third party administrator for school retirement plans for more than 160 school districts in Southern California.

As a Member-owned financial cooperative, SchoolsFirst FCU’s number one  priority  is  to  provide  the  highest  quality  service  to  school employees and their family members. This has helped it become the largest  educational  credit  union  in  the  nation  and  the  5th largest overall.

Prior to joining SchoolsFirst FCU in 1982, Hanley worked for the California Credit Union League (CCUL) and the Washington, D.C. office of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). He started his career as a high school math teacher and tax and small business consultant.

A  graduate  of  the  University  of  California  at  Irvine,  Hanley  has  a  Bachelors  degree  in mathematics and a teaching credential. He obtained his Juris Doctorate from Western States University, College of Law.

Hanley is a member of and has served on numerous boards and committees. He has written numerous articles and is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars.