12 Black Women Leaders You Need To Know // Thasunda Duckett


Ms. Thasunda Brown Duckett has been Chief Executive Officer of Auto Finance Unit at JPMorgan Chase & Co., since February 2013. Ms. Duckett has been Chief Executive Officer at Chase Auto Finance Corporation since February 25, 2013. Ms. Duckett served as national retail sales executive for Chase's Mortgage Banking division. Ms. Duckett's new role also includes oversight of Chase's Student Lending business. Prior to serving in her role in Mortgage Banking, Ms. Duckett led Mortgage's East Region sales team for three years. She served as Channel Executive of Bank Branch Integration and Director of Affordable Lending and Emerging Markets. She joined Chase from Fannie Mae in 2004. Ms. Duckett has a bachelor's degree in Finance and Marketing from the University of Houston and an M.B.A. from Baylor University.

I am a better mother and partner because I am living my passion and able to be a strong role model for my children. I encourage all to prepare for the opportunity that may be around the corner. Embrace it and bring all of your energy, commitment and passion, and you will certainly have a fulfilling professional and personal life journey.”

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