Katia (Ekaterina) Evenko | President
Katia joined Sterling National Bank in October 2017. As a Vice President and Associate Managing Director at the C&I Middle Market Group, Katia's responsibilities include business development, client relationship management, and credit quality assessment. Her portfolio encompasses a variety of industries ranging from manufacturers, importers, and wholesalers. Katia earned her B.S. / M.S. in Economic from Pacific State University of Economics in Russia. Katia resides in Astoria where she enjoys many authentic restaurants the area has to offer. Katia joined the CCC board in August 2017.
Heather Fidura | Vice President
Heather joined Rosenthal in December 2011. Heather is responsible for Marketing and Business Development of Asset Based Lending, Factoring, and Purchase Order Financing. Heather graduated with her Bachelor's Degree from Ramapo College of new Jersey and currently lives in Long Island City, NY. Heather's favorite food is pizza and she also really enjoys cooking! Heather joined the CCC board in August 2017.
James Graydon | Treasurer
James joined CoFace in January of 2018. CoFace provides credit trade insurance on account receivables, information, and collection services. James has over 15 years in credit, risk, and lending experience. He received his B.S. from Hofstra University and MBA from Long Island University. When he is not helping business owners he can be found practicing martial arts, and traveling. His favorite food is a penne pasta. James joined the CCC board in October 2018.
Jenny Cheng | Secretary
Jenny Cheng is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and audit manager at Friedman LLP. She primarily services middle market privately held companies in industries such as apparel, diamond/jewelry, footwear, consumer products, retail, and distribution. Jenny received her Master’s degree in Accounting from Fairfield University’s Dolan Business School and her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Bryant University – College of Business. Jenny loves all things chocolate and hiking during her downtime. Jenny joined the CCC board in September 2019.
Lori Miller| Membership Chair
Lori joined Israel Discount Bank of New York in October 2018. She is responsible for Asset Verifications for Asset Based Lending. Lori graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and currently lives in Westchester, NY. Lori’s favorite food is pizza and she also really enjoys working out and staying fit! Lori joined the CCC board in September 2019.