Pam Porter is nationally recognized expert in impact investing and Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs). As a leader of Opportunity Finance Network for a nearly a decade, Pam worked with foundations, endowments, banks, and public sector investors to deploy over $700 million of impact investments. She regularly presents at industry conferences and her articles have been published by the Federal Reserve and OCC.
Pam is also valued for the business acumen she brings to boards. She currently serves on the board of Uplift Solutions, a national CDFI that designs market solutions to eradicate food deserts. Additionally, Pam chairs the Governance Committee for the Bryn Mawr Hospital Foundation. She previously chaired the compliance committee for Colonial American Bank.
Prior to joining OFN, Pam was on the management committee of Right Management Consultants, and global leadership team of parent company Manpower. At Right, Pam led Global Product Management, Service Quality, and eBusiness. Pam began her career in corporate finance at JP Morgan.
Pam is a member of the Business Leadership Council of Wellesley College, where she received her B.A. in Economics.