Wayne Becker

Elected to the credit union board in 2006, Wayne Becker currently serves as chair of the Audit and Conduct Review Committee and as a member of the Risk, Investment and Loan Committee.

Wayne holds his chartered accountant (CPA, CA) designation and a bachelor of arts in accounting and economics.

Wayne practiced accounting for 28 years as a partner at Becker Daley, a Kamloops, B.C.-based accounting firm. In addition, Wayne articled for Price Waterhouse and served as a director of Practice Review for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. Wayne has also participated in land development in the Kamloops area.

Wayne has a broad range of experience within the credit union system including:

  • Member of the credit union board that negotiated the merger of Envision Credit Union and Valley First Credit Union to form First West Credit Union in 2010
  • Member of the credit union board that led negotiations for First West to acquire Enderby & District Credit Union in 2013 and Island Savings in 2015

Wayne’s key board competencies include financial accounting and audit, risk management and treasury.

Wayne is a proud volunteer in his community and has been active with his local Rotary Club, Kamloops Chamber of Commerce and Red Cross. He is also passionate about coaching minor hockey and baseball.