Southwestern Board Member Since: January, 2004
Craig Hudson served as the Western Regional Director for the Independent Community Bankers of America and concurrently as the Executive Director of the California Independent Bankers. Craig’s 20-year history with the ICBA began in 1984 when he established the Western Regional Office in California with less than 50 members. Today, the ICBA Western Regional Office has an impressive roster of more than 500 member banks.
Craig’s educational background includes an undergraduate degree from the University of Washington and graduate degrees in economics and history from Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, D.C. and Brown University. He resides in Newport Beach, CA with his Austrian born wife, Gertrud. He has three children, one of whom is becoming a Master Chef from the CIA (Culinary Institute of America.)