CLATSKANIE — Wauna Federal Credit Union recently announced the internal promotion of managers at its Clatskanie branch.

Pam Weller of Vernonia will continue as branch manager in Vernonia but relinquish similar duties in Clatskanie.

Gina Dines of Clatskanie has been promoted to branch manager of the Clatskanie branch. She joined the credit union seven years ago, and most recently was the assistant branch manager.

Jennifer Martinez of Kelso, Wash., replaced Dines as assistant branch manager. She has nearly 10 years of experience with Bank of America.

“We have an internal promotion and the addition of a highly experienced new employee, who each bring an impressive set of credentials to Wauna Credit Union,” said Debi Smiley, chief operations officer and executive vice president. “Plus, we are announcing an exciting new role for another branch manager.”

Wauna is headquartered in Clatskanie, employs more than 80 people, has total assets surpassing $170 Million and serves nearly 19,000 members. Branches are located in Astoria, Clatskanie, St Helens, Scappoose, Vernonia and Warrenton. Anyone who resides, is employed, attends school or worships in Clatsop or Columbia counties in Oregon or Pacific (Wash.) County – or any business or qualifying organization – is eligible for membership with Wauna. For more information, call 800-773-3236 or visit the site at

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