Investor Relations Officer, Fair Food Fund
As Investor Relations Officer, Lolita connects the right people, partners, and platforms to support the Fair Food Fund local and regional initiatives. As the impact investment arm of Fair Food Network, Fair Food Fund provides catalytic flexible capital and business assistance to food enterprises growing community health and wealth through food in order to improve food access, ignite local economies, and drive systems change in communities that need it the most.
Lolita brings over 25 years of experience to the Fair Food Fund, having roles in both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors. Lolita began her career in finance and spent 14 years in business banking and as a branch manager before transitioning to the nonprofit sector. Lolita led development efforts at Nonprofit Enterprise at Work, American Cancer Society, and the American Red Cross before joining Fair Food Network.
Lolita holds a MBA with a minor in finance as well as a bachelor’s degree in business management from Eastern Michigan University and is a proud board member of the Boys and girls Club of Southeast Michigan. Lolita enjoys spending time with her wonderful family and enjoys being outdoors during the warm summer days. Lolita is happy to admit that she is obsessed with finding the best beach to plant her feet.