Bernard Worthy, Co-Founder and CEO of LoanWell, is a third-generation entrepreneur with a passion to see capital access and affordability democratized across communities of color in an effort to drive generational wealth. Bernard has leveraged his gifting for software architecture, design, and development for startups to Fortune 100 companies and now leads that effort at LoanWell. LoanWell is an automated lending platform to help community lenders deploy more capital, more efficiently. LoanWell is a Google for Startups, Google Black Founders Fund, Impact America Fund, Soft Bank Opportunity Fund, and Collab Capital portfolio company. Bernard is a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill Business School with distinction and a Robertson Scholar. He is married to Lauren and father to Evie.