Sedrick is a long-time prominent Bay Area resident with a distinguished career in commercial and retail banking. His background includes working for successful national, regional and community banks. As such, Sedrick is a recognized expert on the Bay Area business climate; he is a frequent contributor to the local press and is often quoted in business publications.
Mr. Tydus holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Stanford University. He is on the Board of Directors of Oakland Military Institute, the Board of Director of Oakland Schools Foundation and the Board of Directors of the Piedmont Boys Scout Council. His past community service includes such organizations as Friends of Oakland Parks and Recreation, San Francisco Girls Chorus, Goodwill Industries of the East Bay, the Bay Area Urban League and Oasis Charter High School.