The Accessity Team

Our staff is what sets Accessity apart. We are here to help your business grow and succeed. Interested in joining the Accessity team? Visit our careers page.

Leadership Team

Elizabeth Schott


Robert Lopez
Chief Credit & Operating Officer


Javier Islas
Chief Financial Officer


Valery Belloso
Director of Strategic Initiatives


Staff Team

Elise Baker, Development & Impact Officer
Melba Baquero, Business Development Officer
Monica Battah, Accountant
Suzanne Carlson, Director of Marketing & Communications
Linda Dao, Jr. Acct
Rosalinda Delgado, Business Development Manager
Ehren Delossantos, Underwriter I
Jessica Escobar, Loan Processor
Gabriela Flores, Loan Processor
Cathy Galvan, Loan Support Associate
Shadiya Hagisufi, Underwriting Manager
Nicole Jansma, Strategic Data & Impact Manager
Sandra Molina, Controller
Etla Moreno, Quality Assurance and Servicing Director
Benson Ochira, Temporary Underwriter
Carolina Ortega, Marketing and Design Specialist
Joyce Parra, Business Development Officer
Maria Partida, Client Experience Manager
Jesus Ruiz, Senior Finance and Compliance Analyst
Christine Sanchez, Business Development Officer
Samer Shaba, Director of Portfolio Quality
Juliet Terramin, Business Development Officer
Larisa Urias, Business Development Officer
John Veneklasen, Loan Underwriter
Angela Zappia, Director of Grants & Impact
Noelle Zappia, Jr. Loan Underwriter

Staff Team

Elise Baker

Development & Impact Officer

Melba Baquero

Business Development Officer

Monica Battah

Senior Accountant

Suzanne Carlson

Director of Marketing and Communications

Linda Dao

Jr. Accountant

Rosalinda Delgado

Business Development Manager

Jessica Escobar

Loan Processor

Gabriela Flores

Loan Processor

Cathy Galvan

Loan Support Associate

Shadiya Hagisufi

Underwriting Manager

Nicole Jansma

Strategic Data and Impact Manager

Sandra Molina


Etla Moreno

Quality Assurance and Servicing Director

Benson Ochira

Loan Underwriter

Carolina Ortega

Marketing and Design Specialist

Joyce Parra

Business Development Officer

Maria Partida

Client Experience Manager

Jesus Ruiz

Senior Finance and Compliance Analyst

Christine Sanchez

Business Development Officer

Samer Shaba

Director of Portfolio Quality

Juliet Terramin

Business Development Officer

Larisa Urias

Business Development Officer

John Veneklasen

Loan Underwriter

Angela Zappia

Director of Grants and Impact

Noelle Zappia

Loan Underwriter

Accessity Board of Directors

Gordon Boerner – Board Chair
Senior Vice President
Regional Banking Manager, West U.S. Region
U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management
Mark Emch –Vice-Chair
Previous Senior VP & CFO (Retired)
San Diego Convention Center Corporation
Stacey Kartchner- Board Secretary
Attorney at Law
Sean Carpenter
William D. Lynch
The William D. Lynch Foundation
Lydia Huard
San Diego Market Manager
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Joon Han
Better San Diego
Stacie East
Membership & Diversity Program Manager
Entomological Society of America
Victor Nava
Director of Development
SDSU Imperial Valley
Maria Kunac
Executive VP, Chief Lending Officer
Silvergate Bank
Stephen Friedman
Sr. EVP / Regional President
Pacific Premier Bank
Chikako Tyler
California Bank & Trust
Alex Rodriguez
SVP, Business Relationship Manager
First Choice Bank
Victor A. Vilaplana
Attorney at Law
Foley & Lardner LLP
Gene Louie
Retired Finance Professional; Retired CPA
Reginald White
National Commercial Card and Vendor Payments Solutions | Vice President
Comerica Bank