We envision an economy that works the hardest for those who have it the hardest.”

Mae Watson Grote

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

David Bautista

Director of Product Development

Haidee Cabusora

Chief Program Officer

Megan Kursik

Director of Business Development

Brianna McKinney

Director of Development and Marketing

Laura-Ann Pafundi

Director of Finance and Operations

Kate Reeves

Chief Business Development Officer

Bridget Tate

Director of National Programs


Megan Bolado

Assistant Director of Fintech Partnerships

Emma Cordova

Manager of Policy and Data

Luke Crumbaker

Assistant Director of National Programs

Raul De La O

Manager of Service Delivery

Skyler Desuze

Operations Associate

Jamar Devine

Manager of Finance

Meg Gupta

Assistant Director of Business Development

Caazena Hunter

Manager of Client Success

Tamika Johnson

Assistant Director of Partnership Success

Amina Kirk

Assistant Director of Policy

ShaWanda Manuel-Braham

Executive Coordinator

Jorge Rosero

Virtual Financial Coach

Elisabeth Shaller

Development and Marketing Associate

Idrisul Somi

Product Manager

Pinky Vincent

Assistant Director of Development and Marketing

Ian Watson

Manager of Data and Research

Robert Zarate-Morales

Product Manager

Jia Yong Zeng

Full Stack Developer


Charlyn Stanberry

National Association of Broadcasters

Marc Khouzami

Bank of Montreal (Chair)

Sarah Bainton Kahn

JPMorgan Chase

Joshua Sledge

Filene Research Institute

Andy Tuckett

Catylex, Inc. (Treasurer)

Derek Dorn


Mae Watson Grote

Change Machine

David Heafitz

Prudential Financial

Mandy Norton

Wells Fargo

Kevin McQueen

The Leviticus Fund

Frederick Wherry

Princeton University