Board Members

Yashoda Naidoo

Chair

President/Owner, Annapurna's World Vegetarian Café

Betty Arkell

Secretary

Partner, Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Greg Levenson

Immediate Past Chair

President & CEO, Southwest Capital Bank

Michelle Coons

Treasurer

Senior VP, Regional President Washington Federal Inc.

Edmond Johnson

President/CEO, Premier Manufacturing, Inc

Clarence McAllister

CEO, Fortis Networks

Jerrie Merritt

SVP, Community Development Manager, Bank of Nevada

Bill Ridenour

Attorney of Counsel Fennemore Craig

Gail Warrior

CEO, CASPR Group

Executive Leadership

Anne Haines

President/CEO

Marisa Barrera

Chief Strategy Officer/Executive Vice President

Michael Burns

Chief Operating Officer

Raymond Ziler

Chief Financial Officer

Fransisco Lopez

Vice President, Business Innovation and Partnerships

Kristine Michie

Vice President, Strategic Philanthropy and Investments

Metta Smith

Vice President, Lending and Client Experience

Team members

Alex Magallanes

Community Lending Officer, Arizona

Alfonso Ramos Landaverde

Community Lending Officer, New Mexico

Ali Hughes

Assistant to the President

Analisa Smith

Controller

Arun Raj

Senior Designer

Carmen Castillo

Portfolio Quality Officer

Daniel Griego

Portfolio Quality Officer

David Sayers

Community Lending Officer, New Mexico

Ernest Sankeshwar

Senior Developer

Gabriela Marques

Senior Loan Officer/ New Mexico Market Manager

Gerardo Novoa

Community Lending Officer, Arizona

Geri Nakai

Loan Operations Administrator

Germaine Mitchell

Philanthropy Catalyst

Grace Lerner

People & Culture Manager

Gretchen Williams

Advancement Assistant

Gwendolyn Bonilla

Senior Loan Officer, Colorado

Isaac Crow

Community Lending Officer, New Mexico

Jaquelyn Hernandez

Portfolio Quality Supervisor

Jayakrishnan MK

Developer

Jeremy McVeety

Community Lending Officer, Nevada

Jerry John Jacob

Vice President, Engineering

Jessica Lubbe

Community Lending Officer, Arizona

Jessie Cardenas

Portfolio Quality Officer

Jill Gassen

SBA Program Manager

Jini Francis

Developer

Joe Sanchez

Portfolio Quality Officer

Kat Deiter

Grant Writer

Kevin Williams

Community Lending Officer, Colorado

Khadisha Dildy

Community Lending Officer, Texas

Kirstin Tomasini

Community Lending Officer, Texas

Kris King

Underwriting Supervisor

Lacey Keene

Accounting Administrator/HR Assistant

Lucas Younts

IT Specialist/ Project Manager

Luis E Ceja

Client Ambassador

Marco Macias

Underwriting Associate

Marquita Adesida

Community Lending Officer, Texas

Martin Mendoza Acuna

Community Lending Officer, Arizona

Mary Perkins

Director of Philanthropy

Melissa Harris

Recruiting Coordinator

Michael Belles

Community Lending Officer, Colorado

Michael Langley

Community Lending Officer, Arizona

Monica McCaslin

Underwriting Associate

Natalie Degroot

Senior Accountant

Paula Ronquillo

Operations Administrator/Loan Assistant

Rachel Burgoyne

Senior Loan Officer / Arizona Market Manager

Raquel Gallegos

Loan Operations Administrator Team Lead

Richard Lara

Development Associate

Sandra Lopez

Community Lending Officer, Colorado

Sandra Yanez

Office Administrator

Shady Ereifej

Operations Administrator

Toni Johnson

Community Lending Officer, Texas

Tony Salazar

Community Lending Officer, Nevada

Van Nguyen

Data Analyst

Vignesh Kudva

Senior Developer

Vimal Nair

Senior Developer

Yolanda Segura

Portfolio Quality Officer

Yvette Ulibarri

Client Ambassador Team Lead
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