- Term: 3/15 - 3/20
- Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority (JPA)
- Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) Board
- San Gabriel Valley Council of Goverments (COG) - Alternate
Mendell Thompson and his wife Reanna are 30-year residents of Glendora. They have two children, Jana and Darren, who both graduated from Glendora High School. Mendell and Reanna are the proud grandparents of four.
Mendell is President and CEO of America’s Christian Credit Union in Glendora, a position he has held since 1986. He held a variety of positions at the Credit Union before being promoted to President/CEO. Mendell was influential in taking ACCU through a significant charter change in 1993 that opened the door to making church loans. In 2009, under Mendell’s visionary leadership, an adoption loan program was established; which has resulted in the funding of over 1,200 adoptions, and counting.
Mendell graduated cum laude in 1976 with a bachelor’s degree in History/Business from Point Loma Nazarene University, and is also a graduate of both the Western CUNA Management School and Stanford University’s Executive Development Program.
Currently, he serves as a Trustee and director on the Point Loma Nazarene University Board of Trustees and Foundation Board. Mendell has also served as a director of the NASCUS Credit Union Executive Council, WesCorp FCU, and Chairman of WesCorp’s Supervisory Committee. He has been a director of the CU Deposit Network, the Financial Marketing Association, and the Southern California CU Executives Society Council.
Mendell and Reanna, deeply rooted in their faith, enjoy their family passion for academics, children, and serving others.