Claudette on the right with Rotarian James


Mortgage Specialist, currently retired, rejoined Rotary Club of Richmond Oct 30, 2013 (was member for a number of years before leaving)


  • Started banking career over 35 years ago, working for Bank of Montreal; Van-City; GAFF and Coast Capital, (Richmond Savings Credit Union). 
  • Became a Mortgage Broker during that period she took time off to raise and take care of her young family.


Claudette was born in British Guyana, South America. She is the 5th child of 9 children born to John and Betty Anrude. Her family immigrated to London, England when she was 6 years old. She was educated and got married in England. Shortly after getting married, her husband wanted to come to Vancouver, BC. They said that they would visit Vancouver and stay for two years before returning home to London, England. Almost 40 years later, they are still in Vancouver and call it their home.
She has two daughters and three beautiful grandsons.  She is extremely blessed to be a Christian; a Nanna; a Mother and a Rotarian. She loves people, and feel blessed to be helping others.