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WE ARE 
DREAM CATCHERS

Providing small business loans, training, and research to support entrepreneurs. 

A partner for 

small business 

in the Carolinas.

A trusted

business guide.

A small business advocate.

An accessible

funding resource.

Team Members

*Hablo Español

AMANDA SORRELLS

AMANDA SORRELLS

Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships

BRENT ALLISON

BRENT ALLISON

Loan Portfolio Manager

DARLENE DEBERRY

DARLENE DEBERRY

Business Solutions Officer

EMILY BLEVINS

EMILY BLEVINS

Marketing & Communications Director

JAMES ONOREVOLE

JAMES ONOREVOLE

Economic Development Policy Program Associate

KEVIN DICK

KEVIN DICK

President & CEO

LORI DIAZ*

LORI DIAZ*

VP, Business Solutions

MARK ROYSTER, JR.

MARK ROYSTER, JR.

VP, Chief Credit Officer

RANDALL IRWIN

RANDALL IRWIN

Program Manager

RIYAM ALATYA

RIYAM ALATYA

Human Resources Assistant

ZURILMA ANUEL*

ZURILMA ANUEL*

Director, Western Women's Business Center

AMY CERVANTEZ

AMY CERVANTEZ

Western Women’s Business Center Program Associate

CARLOS LIRIANO*

CARLOS LIRIANO*

Latino Program Director

DIANE LANTZ

DIANE LANTZ

Underwriter

EMILY RIVERA

EMILY RIVERA

Loan Servicer

JAMIE MCCALL

JAMIE MCCALL

VP, Economic Development Policy

LAURA FORD

LAURA FORD

Senior Program Associate, Western Women's Business Center

MADISON POTTER

MADISON POTTER

Business Solutions Officer

MELISSA TERRELL

MELISSA TERRELL

Business Solutions Officer

REBECCA PATE

REBECCA PATE

Loan Processor

SHANNA MOORE

SHANNA MOORE

Loan Closer

ARKELA BLACK-WILLS

ARKELA BLACK-WILLS

Executive
Assistant

DAMION SMOKES

DAMION SMOKES

Loan Operations Director

ELLYSA SMITH

ELLYSA SMITH

HR Director

JAMEKO PINDER

JAMEKO PINDER

Staff Accountant and Assistant Compliance Officer

JOHN SABISTON

JOHN SABISTON

VP, Chief Financial Officer

LESLIE LEWIS

LESLIE LEWIS

Business Solutions Officer,
E-Learning Strategist

MAGALY RIVERA*

MAGALY RIVERA*

Business Solutions Officer

MERYL OLSON

MERYL OLSON

Controller

REGGIE JONES

REGGIE JONES

Director, Business Solutions

TIMOTHY ELLERBY

TIMOTHY ELLERBY

Business Solutions Officer