Maria joins as the Director of Loan Closing & Administration. In her role she ensures loan processes are completed in line with Community Vision’s policies, mission, and values and supports lending staff so they have the tools they need to provide the best experience to our clients. She comes to Community Vision with a passion for assisting others within the community she lives, and in other underserved communities. Her love for helping others brought her to lending because the connections she makes with people who are creating visible, positive changes in their community. Born in Northern California and raised in Carolina, Puerto Rico (where her family still resides), Maria attended the University of Puerto Rico (Rio Piedras Campus) where she studied Business Administration, Finance, and Management. Family time is important to Maria, and in her free time she enjoys being with her three children, husband, and dog.