The SPARK team is made up of technologists, SBA experts, former loan officers and others with years of experience in loan origination, so work is done right the first time.
SVP, Head of Technology Platforms
VP of Platform Services
Victoria (Vicky) Stein
VP of Strategic Partnerships
As Vice President of Strategic Partnerships on the SPARK team, Vicky is responsible for developing and managing relationships with mission-aligned lenders. In her role, she works with CDFIs interested in adopting the SPARK platform as well as to facilitate access to CRF’s additional offerings, including capital solutions, lender services and capital markets programs. A former consultant to community-based organizations, Vicky has worked in the financial services industry and in a regulatory capacity at the New York Federal Reserve Bank. She holds master’s in International Affairs from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College.
Mau is an experience software architect, well-versed in all web technologies with over 20 years of experience planning, architecting, and developing web-based solutions. Erik oversees the product development team and is also responsible for the technical product management of the SPARK platform. Mau earned his degree in computer science from Iowa State University.
SPARK Sales and Consulting Representative
Customer Success Manager
Customer Success Associate
Macy is an application developer on the SPARK platform. He brings strong customer service experience and more than 10 years of expertise from different technical positions. Macy provides both business and technical analysis for functionality, develops features to expand and improve the SPARK platform as well as handles support of more complicated technical issues. Macy has a BS in Computer Science and Information Systems from the University of Vermont.
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