Leadership and Staff

NH&RA is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors which is elected annually by its membership at the organization’s annual meeting. The Executive Committee is comprised of the organization’s officers is elected annually by the Board of Directors. Professional staff provide for the day-to-day operations of the association and report to the Board of Directors and Executive Committee.

 


Executive Leadership

Chair

  • Holly Wiedemann, AU Associates, Inc., Lexington, KY

Vice-Chairs

  • Geoffrey C. Brown, USA Properties Fund, Inc., Roseville, CA
  • Joan Hoover

Treasurer

  • Milton Pratt, Jr., Michaels Development Company, Camden, NJ

Secretary

  • Sharon Wilson Géno, Volunteers of America Inc., Alexandria, VA

General Counsel

  • Ken Lore, Katten, Washington, DC

Chair Emeritus

  • David M. Abromowitz, Goulston & Storrs P.C., Boston, MA
  • Ben Applegate, Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen P.C., Chicago, IL
  • Jerome A. Breed, Miles & Stockbridge P.C., Washington, DC
  • Lawrence H. Curtis, WinnDevelopment, Boston, MA
  • Robert U. Fein, Red Stone Equity Partners, Cleveland, OH
  • Debra F. Koehler, Sage Partners, LLC, Tampa, FL
  • John F. Mackey, Trinity Financial Inc., Boston, MA
  • William Stetson, The Carabetta Companies, Meriden, CT
  • Ronne Lynn Thielen, R4 Capital LLC, Newport Beach, CA

Board of Directors

  • Charles Anderson, CREA, Indianapolis, IN
  • Chris Barnes, Chris Barnes
  • Brent Lee Barringer, Monarch Private Capital
  • Maria Barry, Bank of America, Barrington, RI
  • Kenan Bigby, Trinity Financial Inc., Boston, MA
  • Dana S. Boole, CAHEC, Raleigh, NC
  • Holly Bray, NEWMARK, Bethesda, MD
  • Claudia Brodie, McCormack Baron Salazar, Inc., Saint Louis, MO
  • Rodger L. Brown, Jr., Preservation of Affordable Housing, Inc., Boston, MA
  • Laura E. Burns, Eagle Point Enterprises LLC, South Portland, ME
  • Orlando J. Cabrera, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, Washington, DC
  • Tom Capp, Gorman & Company, LLC, Oregon, WI
  • Rob Charest, Boston Financial Investment Management, Boston, MA
  • Alan S. Cohen, Holland & Knight LLP, New York, NY
  • Josh Cohen, Beacon Communities, Boston, MA
  • Suzie Cope, Lument, Eagle, CO
  • Derek G. DeHay, Lument
  • Dan Duda, Churchill Stateside Group LLC, Clearwater, FL
  • Sharon Dworkin Bell, Council of Large Affordable Housing Owners, Washington, DC
  • Will Eckstein, Greystone Affordable Development, Raleigh, NC
  • Wendell C. Franklin, The Franklin Johnston Group, Virginia Beach, VA
  • John W. Gahan III, Sullivan & Worcester LLP, Boston, MA
  • Jerome L. Garciano, Robinson & Cole LLP, Boston, MA
  • Jim Gillespie, Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital LLC, New York, NY
  • John Gilmore IV, Walker & Dunlop, LLC, New York, NY
  • Amy Glassman, Ballard Spahr LLP, Washington, DC
  • David Godschalk, North Fork LLC, Bethesda, MD
  • Joshua Greenblatt, Vesta / Choice Housing Investments, Weatogue, CT
  • Matt Grosz, Red Stone Equity Partners, Carlsbad, CA
  • Timothy I Henkel, Pennrose, LLC, Philadelphia, PA
  • Chris Hite, Sugar Creek Capital, Saint Louis, MO
  • Matthew Holden, Sparhawk Group, Yarmouth, ME
  • Alysse Hollis, Coats Rose, Cincinnati, OH
  • Rhett J. Holmes, IDP Properties, Valdosta, GA
  • Merrill Hoopengardner, National Trust Community Investment Corporation, Washington, DC
  • Dayna M Hutchins, Holland & Knight LLP, Boston, MA
  • Gary Jennison, Jr., Corcoran Jennison Companies, Dorchester, MA
  • Bryan Keller, RubinBrown LLP, Saint Louis, MO
  • Jeffrey Kittle, Kittle Property Group, Inc., Indianapolis, IN
  • Barry Krinsky, Citi Community Capital, Boca Raton, FL
  • Allison Kunis, Alpha Verde Holdings, LLC, New York, NY
  • Timothy Leonhard, Berkadia, Dallas, TX
  • Efrem Levy, Reno & Cavanaugh PLLC, Washington, DC
  • William G. MacRostie, MacRostie Historic Advisors LLC, Washington, DC
  • Mark S. McDaniel, Cinnaire, Lansing, MI
  • Brett Meringoff, Fairstead, Bethesda, MD
  • Darrick Metz, WNC & Associates, Inc., Saint Paul, MN
  • Eleanor Miles Couch Fanning, Portfolio Resident Services, Houston, TX
  • Russell Mohr, Benjamin Development Co. Inc., Garden City, NY
  • Helen Muniz, John D'Amelia and Associates, Waterbury, CT
  • D. Garry Munson, Whitney Capital Company LLC, New Hyde Park, NY
  • Arjun Nagarkatti, AMCAL Multi-Housing Inc., Agoura Hills, CA
  • Kent Neumann, Esq., Tiber Hudson LLC, Washington, DC
  • Stephen M. Nolan, Nolan Sheehan Patten LLP, Boston, MA
  • R. Wade Norris, Norris George & Ostrow PLLC, Washington, DC
  • Cynthia Langelier Paine, Blank Rome LLP, Washington, DC
  • Richelle Patton, Collaborative Housing Solutions, Decatur, GA
  • Steven L. Paul, Klein Hornig LLP, Boston, MA
  • Tracy W. Peters, Lument, Columbus, OH
  • Marshall E. Phillips, CohnReznick LLP, Charlotte, NC
  • Josh Plattner, Belveron Real Estate Partners, San Francisco, CA
  • Paula Prahl, Dominium Development & Acquisition, LLC, Plymouth, MN
  • David E. Raderman, Gallagher Evelius & Jones LLP, Baltimore, MD
  • Basil P. Rallis, Bayside Communities, Walnut Creek, CA
  • Charles A. Rhuda III, Novogradac & Company LLP, Boston, MA
  • Caleb Roope, Pacific West Communities, Inc., Eagle, ID
  • Daniel Rosen, Klein Hornig LLP, Boston, MA
  • John B. Rucker III, Stifel, Montgomery, AL
  • Vasilios Salamandrakis, Affordable Housing Access, Newport Beach, CA
  • Mark Schuster, Wingate Companies, Newton, MA
  • Jay R. Segel, R4 Capital LLC, Boston, MA
  • Bryan Shumway, Wishrock Housing Partners LLC, Portland, ME
  • Victor Sostar, Regions Affordable Housing, Great Neck, NY
  • James Spound, R4 Capital Funding, New York, NY
  • Gary Stenson, MetroPlains Management LLC, Saint Paul, MN
  • Monica Hilton Sussman, Nixon Peabody LLP, Washington, DC
  • Mark Sween, Dominium Development & Acquisition, LLC, Plymouth, MN
  • Pete TenEyck, PGIM Real Estate, Charlotte, NC
  • Armand Tiberio, CBRE Affordable Housing, Seattle, WA
  • Craig S. Wagner, RBC Community Investments, Charlotte, NC
  • George Weidenfeller, Telesis Corporation, Washington, DC
  • Ira Weinstein, CohnReznick LLP, Baltimore, MD
  • William L. Whitman, New Community Partners LLC, Washington, DC
  • Stephanie Wiggins, PGIM Real Estate, Bethesda, MD
  • Evan Williams, CFA, Capital One Bank, Summit, NJ
  • Jeffrey J. Woda, Woda Cooper Companies, Inc., Columbus, OH
  • Kyle Wolff, Stratford Capital Group, Peabody, MA
  • Roger Yorkshaitis, Gatehouse Group, Inc., Mansfield, MA

Staff

Peter Bell, Chief Executive Officer
202-939-1741
pbell@dworbell.com


Thom Amdur, President
202-939-1753
tamdur@dworbell.com or tamdur@housingonline.com


Paul Connolly, Executive Editor, Tax Credit Advisor
202-939-1774
pconnolly@dworbell.com


Kaitlyn Snyder, Director, Policy
202-939-1777
ksnyder@dworbell.com


Meredith Graham, Controller
202-939-1786
mgraham@dworbell.com


Will Keys, Accounting Manager
202-939-1799
wkeys@dworbell.com


Laura Ross, Process & Innovation Officer
202-939-1793
lross@dworbell.com


Brooke Williamson, Operations Specialist
202-939-1773
bwilliamson@dworbell.com