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Brenda Basham Koedyker, American banker. Recipient citation of merit Junior Achievement, Tucson, l973, certified of appreciation Tucson Chamber of Commerce, l976, award of merit Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, l976-82, Woman on Move award Young Women’s Christian Association, Tucson, l983.


Koedyker, Brenda Basham was born on April 5, 1942 in Harned, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Millis and Mildred Catherine (Henning) Basham.


Student banking, Southern Methodist University, 1987.


Administrator assistant to president Owensboro (Kentucky) National Bank, 1968-1969. Various positions Valley National Bank, Tucson, 1969-1974, assistant manager, 1975-1978, commercial loan officer, 1978-1984, assistant vice president, 1978-1982, vice president, since 1982, manager priority banking group, 1984-1990. Vice president commercial lending National Bank of Arizona, since 1990.


The human race, with an acceptance of Christ, is destined to inherit a condition and quality of life that is beyond the imaginations of man.


People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.


The distinctive feature of the Methodist Church is that lay people are involved in decision making.


Trustee 2d Century Foundation, St. Mary's Hospital, Tucson, since 1985, president, 1988-1990. Board directors Greater Tucson Economic Council. Member Finance Women International (president Southern Arizona chapter 1980-1981, state president 1982-1983), Robert Morris Associates, Resources for Women (advisory board 1987-1991), Executives Women's Council Southern Arizona, Executive Women International (secretary 1979, chairman various committees), Soroptimists (vice president Tucson 1975-1976), Pima County Medical Society Foundation (board directors since 1990).


  • Other Interests

    Golf, travel.


Married James L. Futrell (deceased May l963). L child, Robin Lynn Chen.

Millis Basham

Mildred Catherine (Henning) Basham

James L. Futrell