Two Female Members of Sunrise Banks’ Executive Team Appointed to National Boards

February 8, 2022

(St. Paul, Minn. | Feb. 8, 2022)  – Two female members of Sunrise Banks’ executive team have been appointed to national boards that play a role in crafting policy for community banks across the country.

Sunrise Banks Chief Brand Officer Becca Hoeft was appointed to the Community Development Bankers Association (CDBA) board of directors, the governing body of the CDBA. Melodie Carlson, Sunrise Banks Chief Operating Officer, was appointed to the Federal Reserve’s Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council (CDIAC).

The CDBA is the national trade association of community development banks and advises policy makers and legislators on mission-based financial institutions and how they operate. The CDIAC advises the Federal Reserve Board on the economy, lending conditions, and other issues of interest to community depository institutions.

Both Carlson and Hoeft have more than 20 years of experience. Carlson joined Sunrise in September of 2015 as the bank’s Chief Operations Officer. Hoeft came to Sunrise in 2013 as the Senior Vice President of Communications.

Learn more about the CDBA here Off Site Link. Find information on CDIAC here Off Site Link.

About Sunrise Banks: Sunrise Banks, N.A., Member FDIC, based in St. Paul, Minnesota, strives to be the most innovative bank empowering financial wellness. Sunrise is certified by the U.S. Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), a designation earned by approximately 100 banks nationwide. Sunrise Banks is also a member of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values, a public benefit corporation and a certified B Corp for its demonstrated commitment to transparent corporate governance and positive community impact. Learn more at SunriseBanks.com, on Twitter @SunriseBanks, or on Facebook.


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