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  • Jim Bliesner
    Jim Bliesner served as the Director of the San Diego City/County Reinvestment Task Force for twenty four years. In that role he had the responsibility of assisting the creation of numerous community based organizations focused on affordable housing development, small business micro-enterprise formation, alternative financial products and funding for community based initiatives. His tenure was been marked by innovation and comprehensive research. His ability to bring new funds and new methods of analysis to problems resulted in new systems for community based self sufficiency including the formation of a number of CDC's, LISC, Neighborhood National Bank and private equity investment pools. He also serves on committees for funding at the United Way, SD Foundation as well as statewide Community Reinvestment groups.