Board + Staff


Paul Marcus

Paul Marcus is the Director of Impact Loan Fund and has been in that role since 2017. He has nearly 30 years experience in community development finance and lending. He is a native Philadelphian and is committed to bringing capital to low-income communities.

Email Paul

Art Gimenez

Art Gimenez is the Director of Lending and Programs at Impact Loan Fund. He has over 10 years of experience in the community development lending industry, having worked as a lender at The Enterprise Center and PIDC and Reinvestment Fund. Before working in the CDFI industry, Art was a management consultant at Accenture's Finance and Performance Management practice for several years. Art earned his MBA from Temple University’s Fox School of Business in 2013. Art also serves as a board member of Maternity Care Coalition, Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival and SEAMAAC, and is the co-chair of the School Advisory Council at the E.M. Stanton School in South Philadelphia.

Email Art

Jimmy Duran

Jimmy Duran is a senior lender at Impact Loan Fund. He is an experienced commercial finance professional with previous roles at the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Meridian Bank and Bancorp. He has an MBA from Temple University’s Fox School of Business with a master’s in business administration. He is also treasurer at the Kensington Corridor Trust, Commissioner with the Governor’s Advisory Commission on Latino Affairs - GACLA, Chair of the Workforce and Business Committee at GACLA and Member of the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber’s policy Committee.

Email Jimmy

Shantall Polanco

Shantall Polanco is the loan administrator and social media coordinator for Impact Loan Fund. Shantall possesses a strong focus on client care, backed by 5 years of real estate experience and a decade of customer service expertise. She has also taken a leadership role as the program manager for the Jumpstart Kensington program. As the program manager she plays a crucial role in coordinating and overseeing the various initiatives of the program, which aims to revitalize the Kensington neighborhood.

Email Shantall

Danielle Reasoner

Danielle Reasoner has been the Finance Director for Impact Loan Fund since 2023. She is a CPA-certified professional with a Master's Degree in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship from Temple University. She has been working with small businesses and their accounting needs for more than 13 years. She supports the operational work and manages the back office and audit process. She enjoys taking long walks around the city and sailing.

Email Danielle


Pearl Wang Herrera

David Langlieb

Sergio Giraldo

Jack Hubbert, Esq.

Casey O’Donnell

Kimberly Washington

Jenise Rabb

David Ortiz

Get Funding for Your Business

If you need to finance equipment to expand your business or fit out a new location, we are happy to speak with you about your needs.

Scroll to Top