Board of Directors
W.A. “Tony” Hayes
President and CEO at Tranҫas, LLC
Senior Business Executive at Global Technology & Manufacturing
Senior VP and Regional CRA Strategies Director at Fifth Third Bank
John Holdsclaw, IV
Senior Vice President at National Cooperative Bank
Senior Vice President, Community Dev. Carolina Market Manager at PNC Bank
Barbara Hill Lee
Founder & Executive Director at NC Area Day Reporting Center
Lecturer/Director of Entrepreneurship at School of Business at North Carolina Central University
President and CEO at Eagle Market St. Development Corporation
Senior Vice President and Private Banking Executive at Mid-Atlantic Region First Tennessee Bank
Senior Vice President/SBA at SunTrust Bank
President and CEO at M&F Bank
Willy E. Stewart
Chief Executive Officer at Stewart Inc.
Bank of America, retired
CEO at Uplift Comprehensive Services
Carolina Small Business Development Fund partners with community organizations that share in our vision to creating economic opportunity for all people. Thank you to all our community partners for your generous support and for joining us in our mission to foster economic development and strengthening our economy.
Meet Our Partners
Sponsors and Investors
Our sponsors and investors help us create a path towards sustainability and a stronger economy. Thanks to them, we have been able to provide access to capital to small businesses in underserved communities and continue to make an impact statewide.