Our Board of Directors

As with all credit unions, Langley is governed by an unpaid member-elected, volunteer Board of Directors. The Langley Board of Directors acts as the trustee on behalf of the members. The Board is responsible for the general direction and control of affairs at Langley Federal Credit Union. Our Board of Directors and their roles are as follows:

Edward G. 'Ted' Henifin, Secretary

Edward G. "Ted" Henifin, Chairman

Ted was elected to the Board in 2014 and is a long-time member of the Credit Union. He currently serves on the CEO Evaluation and Compensation Committee and has served on the Nominating, Policy and Governance, Supervisory and Volunteer Development Program Committees. Ted earned the designations as Certified Credit Union Director in June 2015 and Certified Credit Union Volunteer in May 2018. He is a registered professional engineer and the General Manager for the Hampton Roads Sanitation District.

Audrey Douglas-Cooke

Audrey B. Douglas-Cooke Ph.D., Vice Chairman

Dr. Douglas-Cooke has been a Board Member since 2018. She currently serves on the CEO Evaluation and Compensation and Nominating Committees. After 37 years with Sentara Healthcare, Audrey retired in 2019 as the Vice President of Sentara Heart Hospital in Norfolk. She currently works as a consultant for J-DOS Internationalé as a Clinical Healthcare Strategist.

Debra K. Deihl

Debra K. Deihl, Secretary

Debra was elected to the Board in 2020 after serving as a Volunteer Candidate. She currently serves on the Policy and Governance Committee. Debra is the Senior Vice President of Financial Services at Ferguson Enterprises.

William E. Griffith, Jr.

William E. Griffith, Jr.

Gene began his service at Langley serving on the Supervisory Committee from 1994 to 2007. He served as Board Chairman from 2012-2015 and has been a Board Member since 2008. Gene currently serves as Chairman of the Nominating Committee. He is the Management Control Officer within the Office of the Chief Financial Officer at NASA Langley Research Center.

Bruce R. Hoogstraten

Bruce R. Hoogstraten

Bruce is the Immediate Past Board Chairman. Bruce has been a Board Member since 2009 and currently serves as Chairman of the Policy and Governance Committee. Bruce is the President/CEO of Geo-San, Inc., headquartered in Hampton, Virginia.

Peter A. Morley, CMSgt. USAF-Ret.

Peter A. Morley, CMSgt. USAF-Ret.

Pete served as Board Chairman from 1998-2002 and has been a Board Member since 1989. He currently serves as a 401(K) Plan Trustee, Chairman of the CEO Evaluation and Compensation Committee and a member of the Nominating Committee. Pete retired from the Air Force after 30 years of service and the City of Hampton Public Works with over 20 years.

R. Lester Wingrove, Jr.

R. Lester Wingrove, Jr.

Lester served as Board Chairman from 2015-2018 and has been a Board Member since 2009. He currently serves as a 401(K) Plan Trustee and on the Policy and Governance Committee. Lester earned his Certified Credit Union Director designation in June 2016. He brings over 30 years of experience in the criminal justice field. He currently serves as Evidence Based Practice Specialist, Strategic Planner and Coach for the Commonwealth of Virginia.


Directors Emeritus

Richard A. Biege
Joyce M. Wright


Supervisory Committee Members

James R. Motley, Chairman
Abby-Gayle L. Brooks
Adam G. Duncan
James M. Michael, Jr.