Terri Copeland

terri copeland

PNC Bank

Senior Vice President & Territory Executive for Community Development Banking

Terri J. Copeland is Senior Vice President and Territory Executive for Community Development Banking at PNC Bank. In this position, she manages teams of professionals responsible for developing, maintaining, and implementing programs and investments that support the sustainable economic development of low and moderate income (LMI) communities within the eastern territory of PNC's footprint. 

A native of Washington, D.C., Ms. Copeland has 30 years of community development experience in commercial, retail and residential real estate development, lending and/or supportive service environments. She joined PNC from the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency, where she served as the agency's Public Relations Manager. Prior to that, Ms. Copeland served as Senior Vice President and Community Relations Manager for SunTrust Bank, Greater Washington. 

As an active member of the community, Ms. Copeland currently serves on the local advisory boards of Bright Beginnings, Inc., the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) and the D.C. Local Initiative Support Corporation (DCLISC). She is also a member of the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers, she is active on WRAG’s Affordable Housing Action Team. 

Ms. Copeland enjoys traveling to warm coastal climates, jet skiing, reading and occasionally playing golf. She holds a B.A. in Economics from The University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. in International Finance from The George Washington University.