Syvoskia Bray Pope is the Microenterprise Coordinator for Louisville Metro Community Action Partnership.
She provides technical assistance, loan gap financing, training and outreach to micro-businesses.
Syvoskia has more than 21 years of experience in economic development, community partnerships, procurement and international trade. Prior to joining LMCAP, she worked as the Urban Impact Manager for Greater Louisville Inc., Metro Chamber of Commerce, working with small and minority businesses.
Syvoskia has been active in the community both professional and non-profit organizations; including Big Brothers and Big Sisters, and the Kentucky District Export Council. She is a Christian speaker for the Let’s Talk show that airs on Praise Power WLOU 1350. She also has served as leading minister for a local congregation.
She received her Bachelor of Science degree in business management from Sullivan University and is currently a MDIV student with Lexington Theological Seminary.
Syvoskia’s favorite past time is reading; she has published a book on spiritual development for women. She is married and has two children and four grandchildren.