Board of Directors

The Board of Directors, Committee Members, Management and Staff of Partnership Financial Credit Union constantly review ongoing, as well as new services in order for us to offer the best financial package for our membership. When you join PFCU you become a part-owner. By electing Directors from among the people you work with or have worked with, you participate in guiding Partnership Financial Credit Union to serve you– the member.


PFCU Board of Directors

Steven Underwood – Chair
Barrington School District 220

Len Ackman – Vice Chair
Retired, Niles West High School

Vanessa Calloway – Secretary 
Retired, Evanston School District 65
Bill Porter – Treasurer
Retired, Fire Captain, Village of Morton Grove

Patrick Flader
Owner, PJF Plumbing & Heating Co.

Katherine France
Retired, Niles North High School

Michael Graham
Niles West High School

Gene McCormack
Retired, Leyden High Schools

Joe Thomas
Leyden Township

Mike Vilches
Senior Technical Support Specialist
Northwestern University

Walter John
Retired, Niles High Schools




Yolanda Hardy
Associate Director

Assistant Chief Human Resource
Officer, Evanston High School
Howard Bultinck, Ph.D.
Committee Member
Retired, Superintendent District 29
Northeastern Illinois University

Governance Committee

Chair Len Ackman
Member Patrick Flader
Member Yolanda Hardy
Member Bill Porter

Scholarship Committee

Chair Vanessa Calloway
Member Patrick Flader
Member Michael Graham
Member Mike Vilches

Supervisory Committee

Chair Michael Graham
Member Howard Bultnck
Member Katherine France
Member Walter John