OFN Ally Locator

  • OFN Allies actively support OFN’s mission and the important

  • work we do on behalf of the opportunity finance industry.

Ally Locator



  • Jeremy Avins
  • Jim Baek
  • Bettina Bergoo
  • Matt Brewster
  • Ellen Brunsberg
  • Sheila Cuddy
  • Jason Davis
  • Barbara Eckblad
  • Sean Elder
  • Allison Freighan
  • Eric K. Foster
  • Naomi Fujiki
  • Jerome Garciano
  • Jayne Giles
  • Vicki Gillette
  • Lori Glass
  • Karina Goulet
  • Nicole Granet
  • Jaycee Greene
  • Sheila Greenlaw-Fink
  • Michael Griggs
  • Sandra Griggs
  • Kent Hartzler
  • Lynne Hoey
  • Mary Houghton
  • Dawn Johnson
  • Tina Johnson
  • Mark Kaufman
  • Clifton Kellogg
  • Larry Keys, Jr.
  • Marsha Krassner
  • Andy Loving
  • Lisa Lowe
  • Margaret Lund
  • Fran Lutz
  • Daniel Lynch
  • Tom Manning
  • Michael McCreless
  • Cyrus McMillan
  • Jane Morgan
  • John Moukad
  • Brian Nagendra
  • Jyothi Narayan
  • Carol Naughton
  • Cheryl Neas
  • Susan Newton-Rhodes
  • Laurie O'Brien
  • Alan Okagaki
  • Francis Onukwue
  • Paula Planthaber
  • Pam Porter
  • Emilee Powell
  • Phebe Quattrucci
  • Terrence Ratigan
  • Mark Regier
  • Gwen Robinson
  • Kathy Rock
  • Cliff Rosenthal
  • Helen Scalia
  • Michael Schaaf
  • Laura Schwingel
  • Al Shehadi
  • Sara Stoffers
  • Regan St. Pierre
  • Bryon Stookey
  • Stella Tai
  • Norman E. Taylor
  • Sima Thakkar
  • Stephanie Thomas
  • Emily Tunney
  • Melissa Vachris
  • Mary Vasys
  • Oye Waddell
  • Thomas Washburn
  • Eliza Webb
  • Ravi Yalamanchi
  • Jonelle Yearout
  • Sean Zielenbach
  • Organizations

    FIELD at the Aspen Institute Ally Type: Organization
    Washington, DC

    FIELD at the Aspen Institute

    Contact Name: Joyce Klein
    Phone Number:
    Category: Nonprofit
    Website: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/programs/economic-opportunities-program/field/

    Services Offered:


    Fifth Third Bank Ally Type: Organization
    Dublin, OH

    Fifth Third Bank

    Contact Name: Kerstin Palmer
    Phone Number: (614) 734-0551
    Category: Other
    Website: www.53.com

    Services Offered:


    Fifth Third is a diversified financial services company headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Fifth Third operates full-service Banking Centers and ATMs with Fifth Third branding in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Florida, Tennessee, West Virginia, Georgia and North Carolina. Fifth Third operates four main businesses: Commercial Banking, Branch Banking, Consumer Lending and Wealth & Asset Management. Fifth Third is among the largest money managers in the Midwest. Investor information and press releases can be viewed at www.53.com. Fifth Third Bank was established in 1858. Deposit and Credit products are offered by Fifth Third Bank. Member FDIC

    Filene Research Institute Ally Type: Organization
    Madison, WI

    Filene Research Institute

    Contact Name: George Hofheimer
    Phone Number: 608.661.3740
    Category: Nonprofit
    Website: http://www.filene.org

    Services Offered:

    Research, custom research, product and service development, pilot testing of new ideas, innovation competency development in financial institutions, speaking and advisory services.


    We are a nonprofit, independent, think and do tank for the consumer finance industry.

    FISCAL ANALYZER Ally Type: Organization
    Charleston, SC


    Contact Name: Luke Lovett
    Phone Number: (800) 248-5550
    Category: Service Provider
    Website: http://www.fiscalcs.com

    Services Offered:

    FISCAL ANALYZER is a robust credit underwriting tool that includes business and personal financial statement analysis, projection modeling, comparison to industry benchmarks, and clear, concise reports and credit memos. Please visit our website for additional information: www.fiscalcs.com


    For the past thirty years the FISCAL name has been synonymous with software that helps thousands of lenders make better decisions and manage their loan portfolios more profitably and responsibly. Our clients include traditional lenders, non-bank lenders, consultants, and mission-based organizations.

    Florida Business Development Corporation Ally Type: Organization
    Tampa, FL

    Florida Business Development Corporation

    Contact Name: Bob Zinkil
    Phone Number: (813) 348-0660
    Category: Other
    Website: http://www.fbdc.net/

    Services Offered:


    Since 1989, the Florida Business Development Corporation (FBDC) has been dedicated to the success of Florida small businesses. As the most active lender in the east coast of the U.S., we excel at assisting healthy, growing companies secure long-term, below-market, fixed-rate financing for the acquisition and development of fixed assets. The program can also be utilized to refinance debt associated with fixed assets.

    Friedman Associates Ally Type: Organization
    Iowa City, IA

    Friedman Associates

    Contact Name: Jason Friedman
    Phone Number: 319-341-3556
    Category: Consultant
    Website: http://www.friedmanassociates.net

    Services Offered:

    Our core competencies include:

    • Feasibility studies for product and/or market expansion
    • Design and Development of Loan Funds
    • Creation of Financial Products and Development Services
    • Business and Operations plans to guide implementation, growth and sustainability
    • Deep dive analysis of loan fund operations to assess performance and impact
    • Capitalization plans
    • Developing metrics to measure program performance and impact
    • Grant writing support for CDFI, USDA, and SBA applications


    Friedman Associates (FA) is the largest CDFI Consulting Services firm of senior-level practitioners. We are relentlessly dedicated to building the financial and intellectual capacity of nonprofit lenders. Former EDs, Directors of Lending and Development Directors, our consultants have launched start-ups; implemented growth strategies; captured new markets; and raised millions for capital and operations. We have extensive experience in writing numerous CDFI Fund applications.

    Frontier Housing, Inc. Ally Type: Organization
    Morehead, KY

    Frontier Housing, Inc.

    Contact Name: Tom Manning-Beavin
    Phone Number: (606) 784-2131
    Category: Other
    Website: http://www.frontierhousing.org

    Services Offered:

    Mortgage lending, home design and construction, financial coaching and home buyer education


    FUND Consulting, LLC Ally Type: Organization
    Chicago, IL

    FUND Consulting, LLC

    Contact Name: Manjima Bose
    Phone Number: (773) 281-8845
    Category: Consultant
    Website: http://www.fundconsulting.com

    Services Offered:

    Strategic Planning; Capitalization Planning; Impact Analysis; Market Analysis; Grant Writing; CDFI Certification and compliance


    FUND Consulting is a women-owned firm focused on providing strategic and operational services to community development financial institutions (CDFIs), nonprofit, and government clients nationwide.

    Georgia Cities Foundation, Inc. Ally Type: Organization
    Atlanta, GA

    Georgia Cities Foundation, Inc.

    Contact Name: Perry Hiott
    Phone Number: 678-686-6207
    Category: CDFI
    Website: http://www.georgiacitiesfoundation.org

    Services Offered:

    1. Downtown Financing and Rebate Programs
    2. Heart & Soul Downtown Workshop (with Georgia Municipal Association)
    3. Downtown Development Authority Training (with GMA and University of Georgia)
    4.  Downtown Renaissance Partnership Programs (with GMA and University of Georgia)
    5. Annual Renaissance Award


    The Georgia Cities Foundation was established in 1999 as a 501(c)(3) organization. In December 2010, the Foundation was designated as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) by the United States Department of the Treasury's CDFI Fund. The mission of the Foundation is to assist cities in their community development efforts to revitalize and enhance underserved downtown areas, by serving as a partner and facilitator in funding capital projects, and by providing training and technical assistance.

    Growth Opportunity Partners Ally Type: Organization
    Cleveland, OH

    Growth Opportunity Partners

    Contact Name: Michael Jeans
    Phone Number: (440) 865-4647
    Category: Consultant
    Website: www.growthopps.org

    Services Offered:


    Growth Opportunity Partners (Growth Opps) provides advisory services and capital to small and mid-size companies located in low and moderate income areas. Growth Opps advises communities on how to achieve equitable growth, while working diligently on improving the quality life for lower income persons.