Moonlan Zhang

Chief Executive Officer

Moonlan Zhang currently services as CEO of the Hilltop Microfinance Initiative, a nonprofit that seeks to empower entrepreneurs and small business owners in the DMV area through small business loans. Moonlan is passionate about entrepreneurship and equitable access to capital. She’s excited to help talented female entrepreneurs grow their business.


Emma Ladouceur

Director of Client Recruitment

Emma serves as the Director of Client Recruitment for the Hilltop Microfinance Initiative (HMFI) and particularly enjoys her role in coordinating outreach to women small-business owners and artisans in the DC area. Outside of HMFI, Emma's interest in economic empowerment lead her to participate in Georgetown’s Investment Fund (GUSIF) as a member of their economic research group.


The Hilltop Microfinance Initiative

HMFI is a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to economic empowerment in the DC area. We are determined to decrease the wealth gap through offering Small Business Loans to those excluded from traditional financial institutions and to increasing financial literacy through Group Financial Coaching.

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2831 Alabama Ave SE
Washington, DC 20020