Stories of HOPE – Emily Gause

By Jordan Hagedon, HOPE Corps Fellow Emily Gause owes much of her success to the influence of her family. Originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan, Emily grew up inspired by her grandparents who still live in Ann Arbor to this day. “My dad’s parents were always my greatest...
Stories of HOPE – Lili Strachan

Stories of HOPE – Lili Strachan

By Jordan Hagedon, HOPE Corps Fellow Lili Strachan grew up in Florida understanding more about financial matters than the average kid. As the eldest child of two to immigrant parents from Colombia who barely spoke English, Lili had to know more than others her age. “I...
Stories of HOPE – Robin Gold

Stories of HOPE – Robin Gold

By Robin Gold, Vice President and Sonoma Branch Manager, HOPE Corps Volunteer  “I began my career in banking 30 years ago and have enjoyed living and working in Sonoma County. I joined Union Bank in 2011 and serve as the manager of our Sonoma Office. I was interested...