Chris joins PCDC as a Senior Loan Officer. He is responsible for business development, fundraising, new product development, and growing PCDC’s loan volume in the Western U.S.
He is an experienced community investment and real estate finance professional. Prior to joining PCDC, Chris worked at KeyBank, helping to establish its CDFI Lending and Investment Platform, providing debt and equity to CDFIs and various impact funds throughout the nation.
Chris also spent over 10 years with Clearinghouse CDFI, creating and overseeing their opportunity zone program. He successfully closed the first CDFI sponsored opportunity zone project in the nation. Chris also managed the underwriting staff, sourced and closed community development loans, NMTC investments and other special projects.
Chris received a B.S. in finance from Chapman University and an MBA from California State University, Fullerton and is based in Orange County, CA.