Eileen "Taffy" Lafferty

Development Officier

Eileen “Taffy” Lafferty is an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe. She is a certified Economic Development Financial Professional from the National Development Council. A strong advocate for Native Community Development Institutions, she believes all Indian Reservations need to have a Native CDFI. She has extensive experience in the Native CDFI field as a Loan Portfolio Manager and consultant. Other experience includes Program Manager of large economic development projects for Tribes. Taffy is currently the Development Officer of the Rosebud Economic Development Corporation.