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Our Team

Pacific Community Ventures creates economic opportunity in low- and middle-income communities. Our team is dedicated to achieving that mission by providing working capital to small business owners, entrepreneurship advice, and impact investing field building.

Andrea Bañas
Program Coordinator, Business Advising
Daniel Brett
Manager, InSight
Jarlene Choy
Business Development Manager
Carolyn Clarke
Chief Financial Officer & Chief Credit Officer
Mary Jo Cook
President & CEO
Patrick Duggan
Associate Director of Marketing and Development
Kelly Gregorio
Grant Writer
Robyn Miller
Director of Finance and Operations
Carly Perera
Associate Director, PCV Loan Fund
Robert Porter
Managing Director, Business Advising and Lending
Eli Raber
Associate Director, Business Advising
Jane Ren
Analyst, InSight
Lisa Ruskin
Analyst, InSight
John Uy
Staff Accountant
Tom Woelfel
Director, InSight

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of PCV is a group of individuals with experience in venture capital, business building, and the community.

Christopher J. Andersen
Founder & CEO, Atlas Capital Strategies
Steve Apfelberg
Vice President of Marketing, TriNet
Michael Chodos
Senior Fellow, Beeck Center for Social Impact & Innovation
Ralph Clark
Chairman, Pacific Community Ventures; and President & CEO, ShotSpotter
Bud Colligan
Co-Founder and Chair Emeritus, Pacific Community Ventures
Judith Goldkrand
Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo
Kelly Graziadei
Director, Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook
Kellie McElhaney
Center for Responsible Business, Haas School of Business
William B. Pace
Managing Partner, Clearly Next, and Chair Emeritus, Pacific Community Ventures
Teresa Pahl
Hanson Bridgett LLP

Meet Our Companies

Over the past decade, we’ve helped thousands of small businesses create tens of thousands of jobs. Our companies have shown job growth at eleven times the national average. Over 50% of our companies are female-owned, and 56% are minority-owned. Meet some of our advised and funded companies!

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