Warren has been a credit union member since 1972. He was serving as Chairman of the SONEPCO Federal Credit Union Board of Directors at the time of the merger with SCE FCU in 2012 and then appointed to the SCE FCU Board of Directors. During his 21 years as a Board Director he has served as Treasurer, a member of the Finance Committee, the Employee Benefits Committee, Investment Committee, CEO Compensation & Succession Committee, Nominating Committee, Chair of the Supervisory Committee, and is the current Financial Officer of the SCE FCU Board.
Warren had a 35-year career with NV Energy (Nevada Power Company) prior to his retirement in 2005. While at NV Energy, he was Supervisor of the General Accounting Department and Financial Analyst in the Treasury Department. For 21 years Warren retained membership in the Institute of Management Accountants and served on the local chapter’s Board for seven years and as Treasurer for one year.
Warren earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, Nebraska. He has completed additional course work in several areas: 1) Board Financial Literacy Training Parts 1 and 2 - California Credit Union League; 2) Performance Systems in Strategic Planning, Understanding Statement of Condition, Fiduciary Responsibility, and Credit Unions: the Banking Alternative – BVS Performance Systems; 3) NCUA training modules: Board of Directors Understanding Financial Statement and Board of Directors Understanding Key Ratios. Warren completed all the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Volunteer Certification Program requirements in 2012 and holds the Certified Credit Union Volunteer (CCUV) designation. He recertified his CCUV designation in 2016.