Courtney Lynch

Director of Industry Relations
Courtney Lynch.

Courtney Lynch is Director of Industry Relations at MMI, the largest provider of nonprofit financial counseling and education in the United States. A graduate of the University of Mississippi, he has a passion for promoting financial wellness in underbanked and underserved communities by leveraging partnerships to deliver high-touch care at scale.

Courtney joined the agency in 2021, bringing with him over a decade of experience in banking and financial services, where he held several management roles in commercial, consumer, and mortgage lending. In his current role, he works collaboratively within MMI’s external affairs division to develop and maintain relationships with creditors and other industry partners, including some of the nation’s largest financial institutions.

Based in the Atlanta area, Courtney has presented on various personal finance topics to local schools and community groups. He is a member of the Urban League of Young Professionals, Kappa Alpha Psi, and formerly served on the board of directors for Y-Mot Outreach Ministries.

Courtney’s areas of expertise include relationship management, credit education, debt repayment, banking fundamentals, and small business lending. Courtney is available for speaking engagements throughout the United States and can be booked by contacting Thomas Nitzsche at 404-490-2227.

Latest from Courtney

  • Better Business Bureau A+ rating Better Business Bureau
    MMI is proud to have achieved an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB), a nonprofit organization focused on promoting and improving marketplace trust. The BBB investigates charges of fraud against both consumers and businesses, sets standards for truthfulness in advertising, and evaluates the trustworthiness of businesses and charities, providing a score from A+ (highest) to F (lowest).
  • Candid GuideStar Gold Transparency level 2022 Candid
    MMI has achieved a Gold Seal of Transparency by Candid (formerly GuideStar), a leading source for insights on thousands of nonprofit organizations. For decades, Candid has provided data that powers hundreds of websites, programs, and applications related to philanthropic giving in order to help grantors make informed decisions.
  • Trustpilot Trustpilot
    MMI is rated as “Excellent” (4.9/5) by reviewers on Trustpilot, a global, online consumer review platform dedicated to openness and transparency. Since 2007, Trustpilot has received over 116 million customer reviews for nearly 500,000 different websites and businesses. See what others are saying about the work we do.
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development Department of Housing and Urban Development
    MMI is certified by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide consumer housing counseling. The mission of HUD is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. HUD provides support services directly and through approved, local agencies like MMI.
  • Council on Accreditation Council On Accreditation
    MMI is proudly accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA), an international, independent, nonprofit, human service accrediting organization. COA’s thorough, peer-reviewed accreditation process is designed to ensure that organizations like MMI are providing the highest standard of service and support for clients and employees alike.
  • National Foundation for Credit Counseling National Foundation for Credit Counseling
    MMI is a longstanding member of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling® (NFCC®), the nation’s largest nonprofit financial counseling organization. Founded in 1951, the NFCC’s mission is to promote financially responsible behavior and help member organizations like MMI deliver the highest-quality financial education and counseling services.