Pictured (left to right): Kenneth Ballard (Treasurer), Vicki Ritcherson (Secretary), Bob Clemmons, Lesa Reed, Darrel Crump, Patsy Wilson (Vice Chair), Rex Andrews (Chairman)

Part of what sets credit unions apart is the Board of Directors. The member elected board has many responsibilities, but their primary goal is to set direction for the credit union. Upper management uses this direction to carry out day to day tasks which in turn helps the credit union grow and flourish. Meet the ALLIANCE Board of Directors and join us in welcoming our new member Lesa Reed!

Rex Andrews

Mr. Andrews has been involved with the Credit Union Movement for over 10 years. He has worked in the Lubbock community for many years. The last 4 years he has been a top realtor for Keller Williams. Mr. Andrews was elected to the ACU Board of Directors in 2012 and currently serves as Board Chairman. He also currently serves on the Lubbock Go Red for Women Board and is Chairman of the American Heart Association - Lubbock Board of Directors.

Patsy Wilson

Ms. Wilson has been involved with the Credit Union Movement for over 52 years. Patsy worked at ALLIANCE for over 34 years, retiring in 2000. While working for ALLIANCE, her titles included Vice President and President. Ms. Wilson was elected to the Board of Directors in 2014 and serves as Board Vice Chair. She also serves on the Asset/Liability Committee.

Vicki Ritcherson

Mrs. Ritcherson has been involved with the Credit Union Movement for over 40 years. She worked for ACU for over 34 years, retiring in 2015. While working for ACU, her title was Branch Manager. Mrs. Ritcherson was elected to the ACU Board of Directors in 2015 and serves as Board Secretary. She currently serves on the ACU Asset/Liability Committee and Tech Team.

Bob Clemmons

Mr. Clemmons has been a Lubbock resident for over 53 years. He attended Kilgore Community College and Texas Tech University. He worked for the Lubbock Scottish Rite for 13 years. He is currently retired and devotes his time to the credit union. He served on the Scottish Rite Dormitory Board and the Foundation Board in Waco for several years. Mr. Clemmons has been a member of the credit union for 8 years.

Kenneth Ballard

Mr. Ballard has been a Lubbock resident over for 54 years. He attended schools in LISD and graduated from Coronado High School. He attended South Plains College in Levelland and Texas Tech University. He has been employed by Farmers Cooperative Compress for over 34 years. Currently, he is the Plant Manager in Plainview, TX. He has served on the finance committee for St. Luke Methodist, a member of the Southwest Cancer Center committee, and a member of Farmers Cooperative Compress Executive Committee. Mr. Ballard has been a member of Alliance Credit Union for over 16 years and is currently serving as ALLIANCE Credit Union Board of Directors Treasurer.

Darrel Crump

Mr. Crump retired from law enforcement after a 35-year career with various city, county, and federal agencies. Mr. Crump has been a member of ALLIANCE Credit Union for over 28 years. He currently serves as Trustee and Committee Chairman for Broadview Baptist Church, as well as serving on other ministry groups. Mr. Crump is a licensed Private Investigator in the State of Texas, and currently works under contract with a private company conducting background investigations for federal agencies. Mr. Crump has served on the ALLIANCE Board of Directors for the past 6 years. 

Lesa Reed - Elected May 28, 2020

Mrs. Reed is a Ransom Canyon resident and has been employed by BGR Architects for almost 20 years where she performs accounting and human resource duties. Prior to working at BGR Architects, she worked in the financial industry as a teller, teller supervisor, as well as a new account representative for 14 years . Mrs. Reed has been a member of ALLIANCE Credit Union for over 20 years. She has accepted a position on the Board of Directors at ALLIANCE Credit Union, and is excited to impact the future of the Credit Union Movement in West Texas.