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©2019 by Community Credit Lab

We get capital to underserved communities on their terms

Community Credit Lab exists to remove barriers by using credit as a tool to support people. We design affordable lending programs in collaboration with partners that work directly with underserved communities in the Pacific Northwest.

We believe that prioritizing humanity over financial returns will lead to a more equitable, just society where everyone can thrive. We create low risk, high impact investment products to pilot and scale effective community lending models. 

Connect with us to learn more.

Sandhya Nakhasi

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Sandhya is the Co-Founder & CIO of Community Credit Lab and most recently the Investment Manager at a private foundation where she led the design and implementation of both direct and indirect-investing strategies. In her career to date, she has worked at public, private and non-profit financial institutions including Freddie Mac, Capital One and Coastal Enterprises, Inc. where she developed her expertise in credit analysis, portfolio risk management and portfolio operations. Prior to her current role, she used her expertise to build out underwriting and portfolio-management systems and processes that enabled data-driven decisions at Lighter Capital, a financial technology start-up focused on small business lending. Sandhya has a Bachelor’s of Arts in Economics from New York University and a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Michigan. 

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Ryan Glasgo


Ryan is the Co-Founder & COO of Community Credit Lab. Prior to his current role, Ryan was the CEO of a private foundation focused on partnering with organizations that seek to address community socioeconomic needs. He began his career in public accounting and continued to work in financial advisory, business management and investment management before transitioning to work in philanthropy, development finance and impact investing across Canada, Southeast Asia, the UK, West Africa, the Middle East and the United States. Ryan is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with a Bachelor’s of Accounting from McGill University and a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Oxford.

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