About NiiCap : The Team

About NiiCap : The Team

Our Team

Pamela Boivin

Executive Director and Loan Officer

Pamela Boivin has been a full time employee of NiiCaP since 2008.

A Member of the Menominee Tribe, Pamela is familiar with Target Market residents, economy and challenges. Her duties include client intake, project assessment, business plan assistance for loan applicants, loan application assistance, credit analysis for applicants, compliance reporting and portfolio management.

Pamela has a BA with honors in Political Science, and is certified in Asset Building Strategies, financial education curriculum and financial curriculum training.

Gwen Shawano

Administrative Assistant

Gwen Shawano is a part-time employee of NiiCaP since 2013.

A Member of the Menominee Tribe, Gwen is familiar with Target Market residents, economy, and challenges. Some of her duties include client intake and general office support.

Gwen has an Associates of Arts in the Foundations of Business.

The Board

NiiCaP Board members represent an excellent cross section of the Target Market area.
The Board is accountable to the Target Market via public meetings, community involvement and periodic public reporting and information.

Wesley Martin

President

Experience and knowledgeable of Native cultural heritage, Native dance performer, business person, and well versed in Native law.

Lew Boyd

Vice President

Menominee Tribal member, Past Tribal legislator and Community Development Manager for the Menominee Tribe. Experienced in project development, implementation, community planning, technical assistance delivery, project evaluation and Tribal liaison.

Judy Anaya

Secretary

Sokaogon Chippewa Tribal member, Manager of Tribal Enterprise: SCH Convenience Store. Ms. Anaya is an experienced manager, understanding of business operations, sales, staffing, inventory, purchasing, and marketing.

Emerson Coy

Treasurer

Lac du Flambeau resident. Head, LDF planning department, and Methodist minister. Experience in management, Tribal liaison, project design, implementation, reporting, impact measurement, financial supervision and budget planning and control.

Brian Gauthier

Board Member

Lac du Flambeau Tribal member and University of Wisconsin Resource Agent for LDF. Experienced in business technical assistance and classroom training, facilitator, educator, program design and implementation and impact measurement.

Harold Jackson

Board Member

Lac du Flambeau Tribal member. Retired private business owner. Experienced business owner and manager, experience with lending (as a business owner/consumer of lending products).

Saundra Rachal

Board Member

Menominee Tribal member. Experienced manager and knowledgeable in traditional Native cultures.

- Credit Committee -

NiiCaP's Five-member credit decision committee is appointed by, and acts independently of the board. The Credit decision committee reviews credit analysis and loan recommendations.

- Consultants -

  • Kerber Rose & Assoc., CPA's - Accounting and payroll services.
  • KRA Technology Inc. - IT (Information Technology) services
  • Paul Black, Attorney - Loan closing, security filings and collections.
  • WIPFLI CPAs and Consultants - Auditing
  • HVS/Image Keepers, Inc. - Marketing services
Resources

Resources