On behalf of the African American Alliance of CDFI CEOs, I am delighted to extend our warmest congratulations to Harold B. Pettigrew Jr. on his appointment as the CEO of the Opportunity Finance Network (OFN). As an esteemed member of the African American Alliance of CDFI CEOs, Pettigrew’s exemplary leadership and commitment to community economic development have left a lasting impact on the communities he serves.
This is a pivotal moment for the CDFI industry, and we are extremely proud to see one of our own members assume the helm of OFN, a prominent organization dedicated to serving CDFIs across the nation while promoting economic and social justice. Pettigrew’s appointment signifies not only his outstanding capabilities but also the recognition of the vital role that CDFI leaders play in driving positive change in the financial sector.
Once again, congratulations to Harold B. Pettigrew Jr. on this well-deserved appointment.
We eagerly anticipate the positive impact his leadership will bring to OFN and the broader CDFI industry.
Lenwood V. Long, Sr.
President & CEO, African American Alliance of CDFI CEOs