Wendy Turman is Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer for MCE Social Capital, an impact investment fund based in San Francisco. Powered by an innovative Guarantor model, and with a special commitment to empowering women, MCE Social Capital makes loans to organizations helping people living in poverty improve their lives.

Wendy spent 7 years in non-profit financial management and operations as the Director of Finance at the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) and as CFO of the Tug McGraw Foundation.

Earlier in her career, Wendy was the Sr. Vice President at the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC) where she oversaw the $300M loan portfolio and delivered over $500M in public subsidies for economic development projects through Philadelphia. She began her career as a financial advisor to state and local governments, specializing in the structuring and sale of municipal debt and pooled bond financing programs.

She served as the Treasurer of the Financial and Technical Assistance Center in Philadelphia and was a regular guest speaker at the University of Pennsylvania on Urban Economic Development Financing Strategies.


MPA, Public Administration, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University
B.A., Sociology, University of Colorado at Boulder