Vice President, Senior Community Development Consultant
Valerie Jenkins has over 38 years’ experience in the financial industry. Valerie is Vice President and Senior Community Relations Consultant for the North Florida Region of Wells Fargo. As a member of the Corporate Philanthropy and Community Relations Team, Valerie is responsible for executing the company’s community development strategic initiatives in 10 regional markets. Valerie has extensive knowledge of risk management and CRA regulations. She was instrumental in the execution in the deployment of an affordable housing initiative with market impact of more than $23 million in lending activity. Valerie serves on several state and local boards and advisory committees that focus on affordable housing, economic development, and other civic initiative. She’s received numerous community and industry awards and recognitions for her service. Valerie has a MBA from the University of Phoenix, and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, from the University of Sarasota. Valerie is married to Harold and has three daughters.