Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek: Gina Carter elected to Board of Directors of RCU Services Group

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MILWAUKEE – The law firm of Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. (WHD) is pleased to announce that attorney Gina Carter has been elected to the Board of Directors of Santa Rosa, Calif.-based RCU Services Group (RCUSG). RCUSG is a wholly owned subsidiary of Redwood Credit Union (RCU), one of the largest credit unions in Northern California. The RCUSG Board sets strategy and policies for RCU Services Group, a credit union service organization which offers consumer and business insurance through RCU Insurance Services, and auto brokering and sales through RCU Auto Services.

“We are thrilled to welcome Gina Carter to the RCUSG Board of Directors, and we are confident her extensive background in the credit union industry will be an asset in helping us grow RCUSG’s brands to be leading local resources for insurance and auto-buying services,” said Bobbi Beehler, Executive Director of RCUSG.

Carter is a shareholder at WHD where she leads the Credit Union Law Team. She has 25 years of experience in counseling and advising individual, state and federal credit unions, credit union trade associations and credit union service organizations (CUSOS). Carter has lectured and published extensively on credit union issues, including bank secrecy, IT contracting, CUSO formation and operations, and credit union governance legal issues. She also advises a wide array of clients, including credit unions, high technology manufacturers, computer software manufacturers, media companies and trade associations, on all aspects of intellectual property law protection and rights enforcement.

Carter has been selected by Chambers USA as an outstanding IP litigator every year since 2005, selected as one of the top 250 Women in Litigation by Benchmark Litigation since 2012, and selected as one of the Best Lawyers in America in Intellectual Property Law and Litigation since 2011. She earned her B.S., cum laude, from Georgetown University, and her J.D., with honors, from Georgetown University Law Center.

About Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C.

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C., one of Wisconsin’s leading full-service law firms, plays a significant role in shaping political, economic, environmental and legal landscapes. With offices in Milwaukee, Madison and Waukesha County, Wis., and Chicago, the firm has more than 150 professionals practicing in more than 50 industry and specialty areas. WHD is committed to delivering exceptional service and innovative, practical solutions to state, regional and national clients. For more information, visit http://www.whdlaw.com.

About Redwood Credit Union

Founded in 1950, Redwood Credit Union is a full-service financial institution providing personal and business banking to anyone living or working in the North Bay or San Francisco. As a financial cooperative focused on people not profit, RCU offers complete financial services including checking and savings accounts, auto and home loans, credit cards, online and mobile banking, business services, commercial and SBA lending, investment and financial planning services and more. The Credit Union also offers a variety of insurance products and discount auto sales through their wholly-owned subsidiary. RCU currently has $2.5 billion in assets and serves over 247,000 Members with full-service branch locations from San Francisco to Ukiah, more than 30,000 fee-free network ATMs nationwide and convenient, free online and mobile banking. For more information, please visit http://www.redwoodcu.org.