Board of Directors

  • Esteban Altschul, Chief Operating Officer, Accion
  • Greg Avis (Chair), Managing Partner, Bangtail Partners
  • Todd Baker, Managing Principal, Broadmoor Consulting
  • Swati Bhatia, Partner and Head of Direct to Consumer Business, Goldman Sachs
  • Phil Black, Co-Founder, True Ventures
  • Dickson Chu, CEO, Copper Inc
  • Caretha Coleman, CEO, Coleman Consulting
  • Solana Cozzo, SVP, Global Debit Product Mgt, Mastercard
  • Joni Cropper, Cropper Family Fund
  • Debra Engel, Engel Family Fund
  • Madeleine Fackler, Chief Information Officer, International Rescue Committee
  • Brian Graham, Managing Partner and Co-founder, Klaros Group
  • Parker Hudnut, CEO, ICEF Public Schools
  • Yun-Fang Juan, Owner & Chef, Zumplings
  • Mickey Konson, President, Co-Founder, StreetShares
  • Jim Koshland (Vice Chair & Secretary), DLA Piper, Principal (Retired)
  • Juanita Lott, Investment Partner, Portfolia
  • Diana Taylor, Chair Accion Board of Directors
  • Luz Urrutia, CEO, Opportunity Fund
  • Eric Weaver, Founder, and Senior Advisor, Opportunity Fund
  • Michael Schlein, President and CEO, Accion
  • Lata Krishnan, CFO, Shah Capital Partners

Leadership Council

  • Greg Avis (Chair), Managing Partners, Bangtail Partners
  • Susan Ehrlich, CEO, Earnest
  • Debra Engel, Engel Family Fund
  • Amy Gurley, Gurley Family Fund
  • Mark Leslie, Leslie Family Foundation
  • Harrison Miller, Sr. Advisor and former Managing Director, Summit Partners
  • John A. Sobrato, Chairman, The Sobrato Organization
  • Jennifer Tescher, President & CEO, Financial Health Network
  • Eric Weaver, Founder & Senior Advisor, Opportunity Fund

Southern California Regional Board *

  • Arteen Arabshahi, Vice President of Strategy, Route
  • Linda Ba, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P.
  • Laura Chooljian, Senior Wealth Strategist, UBS
  • Ron Gonen, President, EGC Luxury Homes
  • Kirsten Ludwig, President & Founder, In Good Company
  • Shauna Nep, Executive Director, Yael and Scooter Braun Family Foundation

Community Impact Advisory Board

  • Paulina Gonzalez, Executive Director, California Reinvestment Coalition
  • Steve Hall, Senior Director of Economic Development Lending, Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
  • Carolina Martinez, CEO, California Association for Micro Enterprise Opportunity (CAMEO)
  • Zuhairah Washington, SVP, Global Head of Strategic Partnerships, Expedia