Prospera Regional Board member Maria “Mayte” Vinces Peck is the President of SheLends in Atlanta, Georgia since 2019. She is a passionate community leader and focused on wealth building for all. Keep on reading to get to know her better:
What are your workplace/organization’s mission and products/services?
SheLends’ mission is to provide the tools that empower women and minorities to realize their full economic potential through entrepreneurship.
What motivated you to serve on Prospera’s board as a volunteer?
Prospera aligns perfectly with my mission.
What have you enjoyed most about serving on Prospera’s board?
I have enjoyed the professionalism with which the board manages the meetings and learning about the impactful work in the Georgia region.
Which are the three words that best describe you?
Resourceful, Resilient, and Determined.
What is the most important lesson you’ve learned throughout your career?
It’s all about how you treat others.
How do you achieve work/life balance?
Life is too short – find the time you need to be with your loved ones.
How do you stay informed about trends in your industry?
I read, connect, attend industry-specific conferences, and participate in continuing education programs.
Where is your favorite place to have a meeting outside of the office?
Anywhere in nature.
Which social media platform do you use most frequently?
My private Instagram account.