With more than 35 years in the investment industry, Myrna Rivera brings to CDVCA’s board deep experience with national capital markets and specific understanding of the Puerto Rican finance ecosystem
New York, New York – August 12, 2020 – The Community Development Venture Capital Alliance (CDVCA), a community development financial institution (CDFI) and leader of the community development venture capital industry nationally, is proud to announce that its Board of Directors has unanimously voted to admit Ms. Myrna M. Rivera as its newest member.
The founder of Consultiva Wealth Management (Consultiva), Ms. Rivera has a long-standing professional career as an institutional investment advisor and contributes valuable experience in spurring economic growth and community development through private capital investment strategies. Headquartered in San Juan, Puerto Rico and serving over 120 investors on the Island and in cities along the U.S. eastern seaboard, Consultiva has been recognized as a leading women-owned investment advisory firm over the last decade, and Myrna has received multiple awards for her entrepreneurial leadership and contributions to Puerto Rican and Hispanic communities. “We are pleased to welcome Myrna to the CDVCA Board,” said Ray Moncrief, Chairman of the Board of CDVCA. “She is passionate about social justice and investing in the double-bottom line”. Myrna, who is expected to make valuable contributions to CDVCA’s decision-making processes, commented that “it’s a privilege to contribute my understanding of the investor mindset and help diversify CDVCA’s knowledge base and social capital as we continue to impact underinvested areas.”