Jackie Loya-Torres

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Full Name

Jackie Loya-Torres


Community Development Officer

Full Company Name

Commerce Bank

Please Check Industry

Financial Services

Please check discipline

Marketing/Public Relations

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Hispanic /Latino American

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Birthday (month & day only)


Business Street Address

922 Walnut Street

Floor/Mail Stop

TB 12-1

Business City

Kansas City

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Business Zip


Business Phone


Business Email

Length of employment at company

2.5 years

Length of time in St. Louis


Narrative Sketch

The cornerstone of my career has been the ability to connect community need to available resource. In the past, that took the shape of fundraising and grants allocations in the non-profit world. In my current role, I develop, nurture and maintain relationships for Commerce Bank that lead to strategic ways to meet our obligations under the Community Reinvestment Act. I currently serve on the Executive Committee of Money Smart Kansas City, where I also the Chair of the Fundraising Committee. I serve on the Board of Trustees at Cristo Rey High School Kansas City, where I chair the Academic and Student Life Committee. I volunteer with Lead to Read, which is an initiative to improve the reading proficiency of our urban core Kansas City students in grades kindergarten to third. And finally, I serve as the Co-Chair of the Kansas City CRA (Community Reinvestment Act)Series.

I have attached my resume with employment and education information?**