FCLF Board and Committees

FCLF Board 2016 09FCLF Board includes representatives from organizations all over the state of Florida, representing our Investors, our Borrowers, and Technical Experts.

Board of Directors

Chair. Ed Timberlake, Chairman, Cent. Fl Board, Seaside National Bank & Trust. read bio
Vice Chair. Marilyn M. Drayton, Sr. Vice President, Community Development Manager, Florida Region, Wells Fargo Bank. read bio
Treasurer. Judith Rimbey, OP, Business Office Assistant, Cardinal Newman High School. read bio
Secretary. Patrick McNamara, President & CEO, Palm Healthcare Foundation. read bio

At Large:
Ana Castilla, VP, Community Development Manager, TD Bank. read bio
Jack Humburg, Executive VP, Housing, Development, & ADA Services, Boley Centers, Inc.   read bio
Edward Kucher, VP Managed Care / Business Development, Community Health Centers of Pinellas. read bio
Susan J. Leigh, Principal, The Community Concepts Group. read bio 
Claire Raley, Sr. VP, Community Development Officer, BankUnited, N.A. read bio
Victor Rivera, SVP; Business Banking Market Executive, Central Florida, Bank of America Merrill Lynch. read bio


Lending Committee

Jack Humburg, Chair, Executive VP, Housing, Development, & ADA Services, Boley Centers, Inc.
Susan J. Leigh, Principal, The Community Concepts Group
Miles Anderson, Mitigation Bureau Chief, Florida Dividion of Emergency Management
Bob Ansley, President, Orlando Neighborhood Improvement Corp.
Marilyn M. Drayton, Sr. Vice President, Community Development Manager, Florida Region, Wells Fargo Bank
Ignacio Esteban, CEO, Florida Community Loan Fund
Fran Gordon, Executive Director, Mid-Florida Housing Partnership, Inc.
Tammy Haylock-Moore, Executive Director, Commercial Bank, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Jay Readey, Ginsberg Jacobs, LLC
Mike Sloss, Managing Director, ROC USA Capital
Donna Waldron, Executive Director, Heartfelt Florida Community Land Trust


Finance Committee

Judith Rimbey, OP, Chair, Business Office Assistant, Cardinal Newman High School
Edward Kucher, VP Managed Care / Business Development, Community Health Centers of Pinellas
Claire Raley, Sr. VP, Community Development Officer, BankUnited, N.A. 
Jose Luis de la Rosa, Sr. VP, Community Development Banking, Bank of America
Susan J. Leigh, Principal, The Community Concepts Group
Carlos Noble, Sr VP, The Northern Trust Company


NMTC Advisory Board

Patrick McNamara, Chair, President & CEO, Palm Healthcare Foundation
Gwendolyn Dawson, Executive Director, Ocala Housing Authority
Fran Gordon, Executive Director, Mid-Florida Housing Partnership, Inc.
Ann Kendrick, SND, Community Relations Coordinator, Hope CommUnity Center
John Bauer, Former (founding) FCLF Board Member


Policy Committee

Claire Raley, Chair, Sr. VP, Community Development Officer, BankUnited, N.A.
Marilyn M. Drayton, Sr. Vice President, Community Development Manager, Florida Region, Wells Fargo Bank
Patrick McNamara, President & CEO, Palm Healthcare Foundation
Shannon Nazworth, Executive Director, Ability Housing, Inc.

"FCLF plays a significant role in sustaining vibrant and thriving communities. We are pleased to support your ongoing community based efforts." – Ernie Diaz, South Florida Market President

TD Charitable Foundation

"Without the FCLF initial loan to purchase land, we might not have been able to move forward with farmworker housing." – Peter Routsis-Arroyo, CEO, Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice

Casa San Juan Bosco

"Without FCLF's support, we would not have been able to deliver the services our area so desperately needs. We look forward to a lifetime relationship." – Tom Griffin, CEO

The Transition House, Inc.

"FCLF has a keen knowledge of Florida challenges & opportunities. We are confident our investment will be used to improve lives." – Kathleen Rizzo Young, Sr. VP, Community Development

HSBC Bank USA, N.A.

"We're thrilled to partner with FCLF to make our project a reality to serve generations of kids in our community." – Dawn Stanhope, President & CEO

Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County

"We couldn’t have pulled this project together without FCLF as partners. This is the start of great work in Jacksonville’s historic Springfield district." – Kevin Gay, Exec. Director

Operation New Hope

“We cannot thank FCLF enough for this partnership, creating permanent housing for our neighbors in need, and their commitment to Florida communities.” – Shannon Nazworth, President & CEO

Ability Housing

"It is really working. FCLF is really touching low-income people." – Florida Community Loan Fund Founding Board Member

Sister Mary Heyser, RSHM

“The partnership with FCLF is very exciting for us – an essential component in providing greater access to fresh healthy food in downtown New Port Richey.” – Jeff Wright, Owner

Wright's Natural Market

"Cade Museum is proud to be partners with FCLF and JPMorgan Chase. Thanks to the NMTC Program, we will provide a transformative asset to our community." – Jennifer Denault, COO

Cade Museum for Creativity & Inventi…

"I appreciate FCLF for lending in rural areas, where many other lenders are exiting. From the first moment we spoke with FCLF staff, we felt we had a partner." – Jamie Kerr, President, AMCS Dev.

Griffin Heights

"We consider FCLF a valued partner and strong advocates for low-income communities and families. We look forward to many more years of working together." – Jennifer Westerbeck, Vice President

US Bancorp CDC

"We appreciate how the work of FCLF primarily benefits low- to moderate-income individuals and areas and supports the needs of our community." – Maria J. Thompson, Community Development Manager

Third Federal Savings

"Thank you to our friends at FCLF. Your staff has been patient and helpful. We'll make you proud!" – Bill Lazar, Executive Director

St. Johns Housing Partnership

"We look forward to continuing our successful relationship with FCLF and working together to meet the needs of our communities." – Nancy Merolla, VP/CRA Officer

Florida Community Bank

"Thanks to FCLF, we are one step closer to providing a permanent housing solution for veterans and others seeking quality housing at an affordable price." – Carrie Davis, Executive Director

Wealth Watchers

"I recommend FCLF for attracting investment to the Florida Preservation Fund... I believe that says something about investor comfort." – Nancy Muller, Policy Director

Florida Housing Finance Corp.

"FCLF demonstrates a mission-oriented philosophy that is compatible and supportive, broadens our platform and deepens our portfolio of products and services." – Kent Adcock, CEO

Habitat for Humanity of Lake-Sumter

"FCLF understood our context, embraced the project vision, and were willing to make an investment that others deemed as too risky." – Lynn Brockwell-Carey, Executive Director

Brevard Neighborhood Development Coaliti…

"FCLF staff shares our vision and commitment to serve needy families and provide a high quality education to all children." – Thomas Cole, Founder

Emma Jewel Charter Academy

Our Partners

Metro Min Grand Opening
FCLF staff with local supporters at Metropolitan Ministries Tampa.
FCLF Board and Staff
FCLF Board Members represent our investors, borrowers, and technical experts.
Casa San Juan Bosco and FCLF
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, financed the land for farmworker rental housing with FCLF.
Haley Park Construction
FCLF projects create jobs and stimulate development in low-income communities.
KIPP Jacksonville
Rep. Ander Crenshaw visited KIPP Jacksonville School
FCLF and Florida Housing Coalition
FCLF representatives are ready to talk about your project success.
Neighbor Up and FCLF
FCLF Chief Lending Officer visits with the Executive Director of Neighbor Up (formerly BNDC)
Neighbor Up, Affordable Housing
Neighbor Up, formerly BNDC, offers affordable housing in Brevard County.
DuPuis Pointe Miami
DuPuis Pointe offers affordable, hurricane proof homes in Miami.
duPont Fund and FCLF
The duPont Fund used FCLF and NMTC Financing to revitalize downtown Jacksonville.
RCRI Conference 2012
The RCRI Conference allows FCLF staff to touch base with our religious supporters.
TD Charitable Foundation, TD Bank
TD Charitable Foundation and TD Bank have supported FCLF's mission since 2006.
Emma Jewel Academy and FCLF
Emma Jewel Charter Academy offers education for the whole child in Brevard County.
FCLF and Rep. Webster
Rep. Daniel Webster visited FCLF staff.
Casa San Juan Bosco and FCLF
New rental homes are available for farmworker families at Casa San Juan Bosco.
BNDC Greater Heights
Greater Heights offers new, safe, affordable rental homes in what was formerly a high crime area.
ASPIRA of Florida Aspirantes
ASPIRA of Florida offers education & mentoring with a focus on low-income and Latino students.
Emma Jewel Charter Academy
Nutritious snacks are a part of the healthy focused curriculum at Emma Jewel Charter Academy.
Million Meals 2012
FCLF staff and supporters volunteer at Million Meals event.
ASPIRA of Florida and FCLF
FCLF CEO and one of our supporters visit the ASPIRA Arts Deco school.
FCLF at Florida Housing Conference
FCLF staff are active at statewide conferences and events.
MTZ Carver Construction
FCLF projects create jobs and stimulate development in low-income communities.
FLACDC Conference
FCLF Staff meet and greet friends at an FLACDC event.
Northern Trust Roundtable
FCLF supporter, the Northern Trust Company, hosted a housing roundtable in Sarasota.
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