CDFA Hires Kirsten Scobie as Reviewing Fellow to Help with Grant making and Serve More New Hampshire Communities

Concord, NH – March 12, 2020 – Kirsten Scobie, formally with Tillotson Funds of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
and now an independent consultant to help the CDFA with its work with non-profit agencies. Kirsten will serve as a Reviewing
Fellow and help the CDFA in its grant assessment.

Scobie, who now runs Persimmon Consulting, LLC, will provide grant review services to the CDFA for its grantmaking program
that helps nonprofit organizations develop new capacity and strengthen infrastructure.
“We feel that Kirsten has the strength and background to help the CDFA provide program design assessment and
recommendations,” stated Katy Easterly Martey, Executive Director of CDFA. “We know her extensive background at the
Tillotson Fund will bring value to our process and help strengthen our work with the state’s non-profits. We are pleased to
have her on our team.”

About the Community Development Finance Authority
The Community Development Finance Authority (CDFA) is a statewide nonprofit public authority focused on maximizing the
value and impact of community development, economic development and clean energy initiatives throughout New Hampshire.
The organization leverages a variety of financial and technical resources, including the competitive deployment of grant, loan
and equity programs. Those resources include New Hampshire state tax credits, federal Community Development Block Grant
resources and the CDFA Clean Energy Fund.

For more information about CDFA and its programs visit or call 603-226-2170.