About Us


Union Members and Their Families

United to Achieve Financial Success

Welcome to the online home of Portland Local 8 Federal Credit Union! Please take some time to look around and see why so many people choose us to be their primary financial institution.

You’ll find Portland Local 8 Federal Credit Union’s services, along with a knowledgeable staff, can provide you and your family with the tools needed to achieve financial wellbeing.

At Portland Local 8 Federal Credit Union we offer personalized financial service to our family of credit union members. Our mission is to provide a welcoming atmosphere while striving to become our members’ primary financial institution. We offer competitive loan rates and dividends on deposits and will continue to evaluate and expand our services to meet our members’ needs, as well as provide education on financial issues.

As a not-for-profit financial cooperative, we are owned, controlled, and operated for the benefit of our members. Our Credit Union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and each member’s deposits are backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government to at least $250,000.



Meet the Staff




Gayla Dreith

Chief Executive Officer



Jaimie Garver

Acting Chief Financial Officer


Michelle Humbert

Assistant Manager

Randy Olson

Network Administrator

Marika Castillo

Compliance Specialist

Maria Roberts

Loan Specialist


Josh Hansen

Member Service Representative


Danielle Rutkowski

Member Service Representative


Meet the Board of Directors



Rod O-Hearn



Brian Harvey


Greg Nemyre

Board Member

Shawn Thorstad

Secretary Treasurer


Chris Scheffel

Board Member

Kane Ahuna

Board Member

Don Mehner

Board Member