Christina Jennings

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Christina Jennings has worked for 20 years in community development finance and microfinance in the U.S. and internationally. Since 2008, she has been Executive Director of Shared Capital Cooperative, a national Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) loan fund that works to build a democratic economy by investing in cooperative businesses and housing. Based in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Shared Capital was founded 40 years ago and, until 2015, operated under the name Northcountry Cooperative Development Fund. Shared Capital is cooperatively owned and governed by more than 225 cooperatives in 35 states that borrow from and invest in the fund.