Loan Committee

The Growth Loan Committee is comprised of a diverse group of business professionals from the surrounding area to help support our local entrepreneurs. The Growth Loan leverages this community group to improve our loan by humanizing process the application process. Growth Loan applicants will have the opportunity to field live questions from the Growth Loan committee as well receive feedback on their business. Additionally, the Growth Loan Committee gives final approval for Growth Loan funding. 

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Natalia Bishop

Founder / Chief of Happiness

Level Up & Story Louisville


Janiece Greene

Principal Product Manager

Purdue University's Agile Strategy Lab

Jenny Terry

Finance & Compliance Manager


Andy Steen

Director of Strategic Partnerships

Revon Systems, Inc.

Bayard Donaldson

Financial Advisor

Barnes Financial Group of Wells Fargo Advisors

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Amanda Bates

Community Impact Lead

Google Fiber


Gracilynn Miller Hansen

Assistant Director of Marketing & Ops

Cornerstone Engineering, Inc.

David Taliaferro

Principal, Programs

Access Ventures

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Tamuna Loladze

Chief Operating Officer

Bluegrass International Fund

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Dr. Angelique Johnson




Interested in joining the Loan Committee?

We're currently seeking committee applications from business owners, attorneys, investors, and accountants. We encourage you to apply regardless, however, opportunities may be limited based on committee composition needs.