Board, Senior Staff
Chief Financial Officer
Charles P Cross earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Saint Louis University in the Philippines in 1981 with units earned in Electronics and Communications Engineering, Math and Statistics. He also has earned Post-Graduate units in Business Administration at the Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines.
Charles has thirty years of combined experience in Management, Accounting, Policy Formulation, Technical Writing, Contract Administration, Feasibility and Statistical Analysis in the fields of commercial and developmental banking. His recent work as a Controller for 15 years was in the retail and distribution sectors.
Charles traveled Asia in his younger years and was able to work in a multi-national environment with the Asian Development Bank in the 80’s an institution comparable to the World Bank where its main focus was to provide Technical Assistance Loans to its developing member countries in the field of agriculture, education, health, aquaculture, forestry, etc, to name a few. Prior to his migrating into the United States he served as the Executive Director of the Foreign Investment Board in the State of Pohnpei in the Federated States of Micronesia in the 90’s.
Both he and his wife Sandra are currently active with a youth order organization they hold close to their heart and where their only son is an active member of the Order of DeMolay. Charles is also an active member of the Free and Accepted Masons of the State of California where he serves as Vice Chair of the Audit Committee.