President and Founder, NAAC
Faith Bautista is the President and CEO of National Asian American Coalition, a HUD approved, program-oriented non-profit that provides housing counseling, small business lending, and technical assistance services to minority and low-income populations. She also serves as the Founder and President of National Diversity Coalition, a non-profit advocacy organization comprised of community organizers, faith-based leaders, and business owners working collectively for greater financial equality and empowerment for under-served communities.
Appointed by President Trump’s Administration in 2017, Ms. Bautista served a 4-year term as one of the five members in the U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund Community Advisory Board, and a member of the advisory board for Federal Communication Commission on broadband adoption and diversity.
She also serves on the corporate advisory board for FCC, First Republic Bank, Chair of T-Mobile California Advisory Board, OCWEN Mortgage, Royal Business Bank, Charter Communications and Council of Filipino American Chamber of Commerce that has 24 chambers in the US. Ms. Bautista advocates in the halls of Congress, in the California legislature and in front of key federal legislators, such as the Federal Reserve, FDIC, OCC, FHFA, FTC, FCC and SEC and among America’s Fortune 500 corporations, as a major voice for the ethnic minority.
Faith Bautista was involved in 2 trillion dollars of mergers and acquisitions of utilities, cable and financial institutions. She often speaks on the panel of FDIC and other agencies on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, specifically on the 8 percent of Asian population in the US.
She attended Harvard Divinity School for leadership training, as well as the Wharton School, UCLA, Washington University and UCSD.
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