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Mark Migliacci

Mark Migliacci

Capital One

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Mark's work combines: Numbers, Government, and Working with Others

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Day In The Life

Capital Officer

I work with developers, government agencies and other lenders to finance affordable housing.

Skills & Education

Here's the path I took:

  • High School

  • Bachelor's Degree

    Public Policy Analysis, General

    Boston University

  • Graduate Degree

    Public Administration

    Syracuse University

Here's the path I recommend for someone who wants to be a Loan Officers:

High School

Bachelor's Degree: Public Finance

Graduate Degree: Business Administration and Management, General

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Life & Career Milestones

My path in life took a while to figure out

  • 1.

    Decided I wanted a career that would be rewarding and help communities in some way.

  • 2.

    Accepted a teaching job overseas to expand my horizons and have new experiences.

  • 3.

    Moved again and struggled to work and find a career focus.

  • 4.

    Graduate degree with the intent to work in international development.

  • 5.

    Moved to New York and took a job with the city's housing department.

  • 6.

    Moved into banking after learning all the opportunities in the field.

Defining Moments

How I responded to discouragement


    Messages from Myself:

    Banking is all about money and not a fulfilling career choice

  • How I responded:

    Educated myself on the sub-field of community development and talked to friends in the industry about actual day to day work and culture on the banking side.

Experiences and challenges that shaped me

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  • Single parent family with no college savings - had to work and borrow to get through school.