Board of Directors

We seek to stimulate economic development in communities that are underserved by traditional banking institutions by providing affordable capital and innovative services and solutions. We’re able to reach these goals with the dedication and support of our diverse board of directors. Our board is comprised of talented professionals and leaders who believe in our mission and actively work to assist us in obtaining the resources we need to make a TruImpact. TruFund’s board members represent our community partners, external stakeholders, and fellow financial institutions throughout our service areas.

Charlotte Lee, Chair

Senior Vice President
Lee Hecht Harrison
New York, NY

Hope Knight, Vice Chair
Cheri Morial Ausberry

Customer and Business Services –
Entergy of Louisiana
Baton Rouge, LA


Dr. Adrian Franco
Celayne Hill

Vice President and Deputy General
Local Initiatives Support

New York, NY

Douglas Jackson

Executive Vice President/Chief
Compliance Officer
Regions Bank
Birmingham, AL

Ronald Torok

Managing Director
Raven Capital Management
New York, NY

Carra Wallace

Senior Vice President/Chief
Diversity Officer
IMB Development Corporation
New York, NY

Marc Thompson Jr.

Chief Financial Professional, Accounting & Audit Executive
New York, NY

James Bason

Ex-Officio, Non-Voting Member
President & CEO
TruFund Financial Services, Inc.
New York, NY