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John Audolph Bruhn,, American finance executive, writer. Certified assessment evaluator. Recipient International award in Governmental Administration, International Association Assessing Officers, 1971; named National Executive of Year, Credit Union Executive Society, 1983; nominated Outstanding Young Man, City of San Diego, 1973.


Bruhn,, John Audolph was born on October 13, 1935 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of John Audolph Bruhn and Rachell (Hull) Bruhn Ruddell.


Bachelor in Economics and Mathematics, DePauw University, 1957. Master of Business Administration in Management, San Diego State University, 1961. Postgraduate, University Southern California, 1964.

Doctor of Philosophy in Communications, United States International University, 1971.


Assistant business manager University California, San Diego, 1961-1966. Chief deputy assessor County San Diego, 1966-1972, director finance, 1972-1975, assistant county manager, 1975-1979. General manager Marine Corps Credit Union, San Diego, 1979-1980.

President and chief executive officer Finance Federal Credit Union, since 1980. Instructor University California, San Diego, 1963-1975. Trustee Consumer Credit Counselors, San Diego, since 1983.

President chapter California Credit Unions League, 1983-1984. Chairman board WesCorp, Pomona, California, since 1984.


  • Certified assessment evaluator.


Board directors San Diego Young Men’s Christian Association, 1967-1971, Disabled American Veterans Served to major United States Marine Corps, 1957-1960. Member Credit Union Managers Association (president 1982-1984), American Society Public Administrators (president 1969-1972), Credit Union Executive Society (awards judge 1983-1984), California Credit Union League Cooperative (founding trustee 1980-1982), San Diego State University School Business (board directors), San Diego Junior Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1971-1973), Eagle Scout Alumni Association (founding chairman 1971-1981), DePauw University Alumni Association (president 1966).


Married Joene Marie Cline, December 28, 1957. Children: John Allan III, Jeffrey Cline.

John Audolph Bruhn Ruddell

Rachell (Hull) Bruhn Ruddell

Joene Marie Cline

John Allan III Bruhn,

Jeffrey Cline Bruhn,