Rochelle Nawrocki Gorey is co-founder and CEO of SpringFour, Inc. SpringFour is a Certified B Corporation and social impact FinTech company located in Chicago. Used by leading financial institutions, fintech companies, and nonprofits, SpringFour’s platform increases financial wellness opportunities by connecting consumers to financial health resources. With over 10,000 curated resources available in all 50 states, SpringFour helps improve consumers’ cash flow and payment performance while saving our subscribers millions in servicing costs and missed payments.
Under Rochelle’s leadership, SpringFour became a Certified B Corporation, of which only 2200 such organizations exist worldwide, won the 2015 Promontory Financial Group’s Empowerment Award for Financial Innovation, was a finalist for Google for Entrepreneur’s program for Women Founders and was selected for the WiSTEM program at 1871, Chicago’s Center for Technology and Entrepreneurship and was chosen as the Top Venture for the Points of Light Civic Accelerator Spring 2017 program.
SpringFour was one of six fintech companies chosen for the BMO Harris/1871 Fintech Partnership Program and in 2017 was a finalist for the BAI Global Innovation Award for its work with U.S. Bank, Chicago’s Fifty on Fire Award and the Midwest Women in Tech’s Fintech Award.
In 2018, SpringFour was named By FinXTEch/Bank Director as a finalist for the Most Innovative Solution of the Year for its work with U.S. Bank.
Today, SpringFour makes over one million referrals each year.
Ms. Gorey has more than 20 years of experience in public policy, government relations, homeownership and asset building fields through her consulting and employment. She has a bachelor’s degree from James Madison College of Michigan State University and a Masters in Urban Planning and Policy from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Ms. Gorey resides in the Chicago area with her husband and two daughters and enjoys traveling, road biking, and Michigan sunsets.