LISC's Twin Cities director gets top women's award

Andriana Abariotes, Executive Director of Twin Cities LISC, received a Top Women in Finance award from Finance & Commerce. This award recognizes women for their efforts at work and in their communities.

Top Women in Finance: Andriana Abariotes

2 Nov 2012 - Marisa Helms,

Andriana Abariotes
Andriana Abariotes


Since Andriana Abariotes became executive director at the Local Initiatives Support Corporation five years ago, the organization has invested more than $61 million in grants, loans and equity into Twin Cities neighborhoods.

According to LISC, those investments have led to more than 1,700 affordable homes and about 500,000 square feet of commercial and community space.

Abariotes has been able to accomplish so much in such a short time in part because she feels that community development comes naturally to her.

“It has always been in my blood,” says Abariotes. Continued[+]...

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