California Reinvestment Coalition (CRC)
Kevin Stein is Deputy Director of the California Reinvestment Coalition (CRC). CRC is a statewide membership organization of more than three hundred nonprofit organizations and public agencies that advocates with financial institutions for increased lending, investment, and financial services to low income communities and communities of color. At CRC, Kevin works on banking, housing and small business issues, including efforts to fight predatory mortgage lending and foreclosure through negotiation with banks, regulatory and legislative advocacy, public education, support for local initiatives, and action research. Kevin is the primary author of several CRC reports relating to subprime lending, foreclosure, loan modification, and access to credit for small businesses.
Before coming to CRC, Kevin was Supervising Attorney at the East Palo Alto Community Law Project and Lecturer in Law at Stanford Law School, working on community economic development issues. Prior to that, he worked at HomeBase, a law and social policy center on homelessness. Kevin is a graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center, and Stanford University. Kevin currently sits on the board of directors of the Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA) and the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC), and was a member of the Federal Reserve Board’s Consumer Advisory Council in 2012.