Janie Barrera, the president and chief executive officer of Accion Texas, has been selected to receive American Banker's 2008 Innovator Award.

Ms. Barrera is the founding president and CEO of Accion Texas, which, under her leadership, has become the largest microlender in the United States, with a portfolio of more than $20 million.

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