LIIF Team Members

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For individual office information, visit the San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. office pages.

Office of the CEO

San Francisco Office

Cres Van Keulen, Executive Assistant to the CEO

Office of the General Counsel

San Francisco Office

Walter Chen, Associate General Counsel
Galina Parastaeva, Director of Compliance
Karen Pineda, Paralegal

Administration

San Francisco Office

Ammar Aljundi, Senior Manager, Human Resources
Jo Bringazi, Director of IT
DeLisa Conway, Office Manager & Senior Administrative Assistant
Itzel Diaz Figueroa, IT Business Partner
Michael Kovitch, Human Resources Administrator
Surat Sinha, Director of Employee Service
Rick Skewes, Office Services Coordinator
Adina Zbriger, Human Resource Analyst/Recruitment

New York Office

Kristen Oddo, IT Business Partner

Lending & Programs, National

Atlanta Office

Maygen Moore, Director, National Lending Initiatives
Joe Robertson, Senior Program Officer, Purpose Built Accelerator Initiative

Los Angeles Office

Victoria Whittaker, Director of National Programs

New York Office

Rachel Bluestein, Senior Vice President of National Programs
Sondra Ford, Director, SPARCC Initiative
Eliisa Frazier, Director, Racial Equity and Impact Lending
Alexis Iwanisziw, Chief of Staff to the President

San Francisco Office

Nick Collins, SPARCC Communications Officer
Melissa Garcia, Director, National Lending Initiatives
Mario Moreno, Director Grants Management & Operations
Catherine Jeon, Associate, Structured Products
Kevin McVey, Deputy Director, New Markets Tax Credits
Mona Wang, Senior Program Officer, SPARCC

Lending & Programs, Northeast Region

New York Office

Amir Ali, Senior Loan Officer
Lily Berticevich, Underwriter
Benton Heimsath, Senior Underwriter
Adyam Ghebre, Loan Officer
Ivan Levi, Senior Loan Officer and Manager of Underwriting
Christine Malone, Executive Assistant & Senior NY Office Administrator
Kirsten Shaw, Director, Northeast & Mid-Atlantic Regions

Lending & Programs, Mid-Atlantic & Southeast Regions

Atlanta Office

Paige Banks, Loan Associate, Southeast Region
LaToya Kyle, Deputy Director, Southeast Region

Washington, DC Office

Kenneth Stewart, Deputy Director, Mid-Atlantic Region

Lending & Programs, Western Region

Los Angeles Office

Emma Chavez, Market Director, Western Region

Child Care Program

New York Office

Amy Chea, Program Officer & Small Business Advisor, Early Care & Education
Yarimar Gonzalez, Program Officer, Early Care & Education

San Francisco Office

Chris Bajarias, Team Leader, Early Care & Education
Kim Di Giacomo, National Program Director, Early Care & Education
Nori Dubon, Senior Program Associate, Child Care Facilities Fund
Ericka Erickson, Policy and Program Officer, Early Care & Education
Angie Garling, Vice President, Early Care & Education
Lesley Hutchinson, Program Associate, Early Care & Education
Erika Villegas, Program Officer, Child Care Facilities Fund
Elizabeth Winograd, Senior Program Officer, Child Care Facilities Fund
Phranda Wolfe, Senior Program Officer, Child Care Facilities Fund

Washington, DC Office

Haley Brush, Program Associate, DC Early Care & Education
Joe Fretwell, Business Development Program Officer, Early Care & Education
Laura Jackman, Deputy Director, Early Care & Education
Ruth Tesfaye, Senior Program Officer/Small Business Advisor, Early Care & Education

Corporate Finance

New York Office

Sumit Advani, Director of Treasury
Javier Argudo, Director of Financial Planning & Analysis

San Francisco Office

Carmen Baldizon, Finance Operations Manager
Aaron Baskin, Accounting Manager
Charlie Hutton, Director of Portfolio Accounting
Roxanne Huey, Vice President, Finance and Corporate Controller
Dayel Mordan, Portfolio Accountant
Victor Ortiz, Staff Accountant and Compliance Reporting
Jessica Situ, Senior Accountant
Joanna Vasquez, Senior Accountant
Paul Wetterholm, Assistant Controller
Isaac Yuen, Staff Accountant

Strategy, Development & Public Affairs

Atlanta Office

Carolyn Smith, Vice President of Strategic Communication

San Francisco Office

Taylor Davidson, Development Officer
Samantha Hojo, Director, Strategic Communications & Influence
Tyler Jackson, Manager, Impact Capital
Jessica Standiford, Vice President, Development and Impact Investing
Hannah Taylor, Senior Communications Officer

Washington, DC Office

Olivia Barrow, Policy Manager

Portfolio & Risk Management

Los Angeles Office

Phillip Francis, Asset Manager

New York Office

Celeste Griffin Krishna, Director of Loan Administration & Asset Management
Susan Hyman, Senior Vice President

San Francisco Office

Leslie Swift Bernal, Portfolio Manager
Victoria Castillo, Loan Administration Team Leader
Cynthia Fortes, Senior Loan Administrator
Peter Ho, Senior Loan & Construction Disbursement Administrator
Tamara Shapiro, Senior Construction Disbursement Administrator
Sue Uemura, Senior Loan Administrator

Washington, D.C. Office

Tsegaye Y. Dessalegn, Asset Management Team Leader
Jennifer Rancilio, Senior Asset Manager, NMTC