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

Chairman:

  • Jerry Breed, Bryan Cave, LLP, Washington, DC

Vice-Chairs:

  • John Weld Peck, Jones Walker LLP, Cincinnati, OH
  • David Abromowitz, Goulston & Storrs, P.C., Boston, MA

Treasurer:

  • Roger Yorkshaitis, Gatehouse Group, Inc., Mansfield, MA

Secretary:

  • Robert Fein, Redstone Equity Partners, Cleveland, OH

General Counsel:

  • Ken Lore, Katten Muchin, LLC, Washington, DC

Past Chairs:

  • Bernie Husser, The Richman Group Affordable Housing Corporation, Boston, MA
  • Debra Koehler, Sage Partners LLC, Tampa, FL
  • Larry Curtis, WinnCompanies, Boston, MA
  • Ronne Thielen, R4 Capital, Inc., Santa Ana, CA
  • John Mackey, CohnReznick LLP, Boston, MA
  • John Kelly, Nixon Peabody LLP, New York, NY
  • Ben Applegate, Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen, Chicago, IL
  • David Reznick, CohnReznick LLP, Bethesda, MD*
  • Linda Cargill, Cargill Investment Group, Boston, MA
  • William Stetson, Carabetta Management Company, Meriden, CT
  • Randy Hawthorne, Hawthorne & Associates, Brookline, MA
  • Scot Barker, Barker & Associates, Golden, CO

Board of Directors

  • David Abromowitz, Goulston & Storrs, P.C., Boston, MA
  • Scott Allen, GAR Associates Inc., Amherst, NY
  • Charles Anderson, City Real Estate Advisors, Indianapolis, IN
  • Bennett Applegate, Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen, P.C., Chicago, IL
  • Frank Baldasare, Walker & Dunlop, Atlanta, GA
  • Beverly Bates,The Community Builders, Inc., Boston, MA
  • Kenan Bigby, Trinity Financial, Inc., Boston, MA
  • Holly Bray, Love Funding, Washington, DC
  • Jerome Breed, Bryan Cave LLP, Washington, DC
  • Claudia Brodie, McCormack Baron Salazar, St. Louis, MO
  • Geoffrey Brown, USA Properties Fund, Inc., Roseville, CA
  • Rodger Brown Jr., Preservation of Affordable Housing, Inc., Boston, MA
  • Orlando J. Cabrera, Squire Sanders LLP, Washington, DC
  • Tom Capp, Gorman & Company, Inc., Oregon, WI
  • Linda Cargill, Cargill Investment Group, Boston, MA
  • Alan Cohen, Nixon Peabody LLP, New York, NY
  • Josh Cohen, Beacon Communities, Boston, MA
  • Fred Copeman, CohnReznick LLP, Boston, MA
  • JOT Couch, Inter-Faith Group, Houston, TX
  • Lawrence Curtis, WinnDevelopment, Boston, MA
  • J. Frederick Davis III, Wells Fargo, Charlotte, NC
  • Kristin A. DeKuiper, Holland & Knight, Boston, MA
  • Mark Einstein, David Reznick Memorial Foundation, Bethesda, MD
  • Steven Erie, Vesta Corporation, Weatogue, CT
  • Robert Fein, Red Stone Equity Partners, LLC, Cleveland, OH
  • Wendell Franklin, The Franklin Johnston Group, Norfolk, VA
  • Ross Freeman, Pioneer Development Group, Topeka, KS
  • John Gahan, Murtha Cullina LLP, Boston, MA
  • Michael Gardner, Gardner Capital, Saint Louis, MO
  • Cash Gill, Gill Group, Dexter, MO
  • Jim Gillespie, Bellwether Enterprise, New York, NY
  • Amy Glassman, Ballard Spahr LLP, Washington, DC
  • David Godschalk, Telesis Corporation, Washington, DC
  • Carr Hagan III, Lawler Wood Housing, LLC, Knoxville, TN
  • Jim Hahn, Hahn & Associates, Denver, CO
  • Timothy Henkel, Pennrose Properties, LLC, Philadelphia, PA
  • Jeffrey Hettleman, The Shelter Group, Baltimore, MD
  • Matt Holden, Sparhawk Group. Portland, ME
  • Rhett Holmes, idp Housing, Valdosta, GA
  • Joan Hoover, Conifer Realty LLC, Rochester, NY
  • Bernard Husser, The Richman Group Affordable Housing Corporation, Boston, MA
  • Dayna Hutchins, Holland & Knight, Boston, MA
  • Gary Jennison Jr., Corcoran Jennison Companies, Boston, MA
  • Bryan Keller, RubinBrown LLP, Saint Louis, MO
  • John Kelly, Nixon Peabody LLP, New York, NY
  • Debra Koehler, Sage Partners, LLC, Tampa, FL
  • Barry Krinsky, Citi Community Capital, Boca Raton, FL
  • Timothy Leonhard, Oak Grove Capital, Grapevine, TX
  • Kenneth Lore, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Washington, DC
  • John Mackey, CohnReznick LLP, Bethesda, MD
  • William MacRostie, MacRostie Historic Advisors LLC, Washington, DC
  • Trudy McFall, Homes for America, Inc., Annapolis, MD
  • Darrick Metz, WNC & Associates, St. Paul, MN
  • Russell Mohr, Benjamin Development Co., Inc., Garden City, NY
  • Mark Moorhouse, Dominium Development & Acquisition, LLC, Plymouth, MN
  • D. Garry Munson, Whitney Capital Company, LLC, Lake Success, NY
  • Stephen Nolan, Nolan Sheehan Patten LLP, Boston, MA
  • R. Wade Norris, Eichner, Norris & Neumann PLLC, Washington, DC
  • Richelle Patton, Tapestry Development Group, Decatur, GA
  • Steven Paul, Klein Hornig LLP, Boston, MA
  • John Peck, Peck, Jones Walker, Cincinnati, OH
  • Tracy Peters, Red Capital Group, Columbus, OH
  • Marshall Phillips, CohnReznick, Charlotte, NC
  • Eric Polinsky, Carabetta Management Company, Meriden, CT
  • Sheila O’Leary, Hessel Aluise and Neun PC, Washington, DC
  • Milt Pratt, Michaels Development Company, Marlton, NJ
  • David Raderman, Gallagher, Evelius & Jones, LLP, Baltimore, MD
  • Basil Rallis, Bayside Communities, Oakland, CA
  • Charlie Rhuda, Novogradac & Company LLP, Boston, MA
  • Dan Rosen, Klein Hornig LLP, Boston, MA
  • John Rucker, III, Merchant Capital L.L.C., Montgomery, AL
  • Michael Sanders, Blank Rome, LLC, Washington, DC
  • Sheldon Schreiberg, Pepper Hamilton LLP, Washington, DC
  • Mark Schuster, Bluestone Holdings, Newton, MA
  • Jay Segel, R4 Capital, Inc., Boston, MA
  • Corine Sheridan, Boston Capital, Boston, MA
  • Pat Sheridan, Volunteers of America, Inc., Alexandria, VA
  • Charles Smith, Universal Development Corp., Duluth, GA
  • Martin Soja, First Sterling Financial, Inc., Manhasset, NY
  • Gary Stenson, MetroPlains Properties, Inc., St. Paul, MN
  • William Stetson, Carabetta Management Company, Meriden, CT
  • Monica Hilton Sussman, Nixon Peabody LLP, Washington, DC
  • Mark Sween, Dominium Development & Acquisition, LLC, Plymouth, MN
  • Pete TenEyck, Prudential Mortgage Capital Company, Charlotte, NC
  • Ronne Thielen, R4 Capital, Inc., Santa Ana, CA
  • Armand Tiberio, Tax Credit Group of Marcus & Millichap, Seattle, WA
  • Kerri Toth, Royal American Companies, Panama City, FL
  • Marianne Votta, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Boston, MA
  • Greg Voyentzie, Boston Financial Investment Management, Boston, MA
  • Craig Wagner, RBC Capital Markets Tax Credit Equity Group, Charlotte, NC
  • Ira Weinstein, CohnReznick, Baltimore, MD
  • Joe Wesolowski, Enterprise Community Investment, Columbia, MD
  • Bill Whitman, New Community Partner LLC, Washington, DC
  • Holly Wiedeman, AU Associates, Lexington, KY
  • Sharon Wilson Geno, Volunteers of America, Alexandria, VA
  • Jeff Woda, The Woda Group, Inc., Westerville, OH
  • Kyle Wolff, Stratford Capital Group, Peabody, MA
  • Roger Yorkshaitis, Gatehouse Group, Inc., Mansfield, MA
  • Heidi Zimmer, Artspace, Minneapolis, MN

Staff

Peter Bell, President & CEO
202-939-1741
pbell@dworbell.com


Thom Amdur, Executive Director & Executive Vice-President
202-939-1753 tamdur@dworbell.com or tamdur@housingonline.com


Marty Bell, Vice-President of Communications & Editor, Tax Credit Advisor
202-939-1745
mbell@dworbell.com


Irta John, Director of Communications & Program Administrations
202-939-1774
ijohn@dworbell.com


Christian Robin, Policy Manager
202-939-1787
crobin@dworbell.com


Isa Sesay-Bah, Senior Event Coordinator
202-939-1773
isesay@dworbell.com


Scott Oser, Sales & Marketing Director, Tax Credit Advisor
202-939-1782
soser@dworbell.com


Patty Winter, Chief Financial Officer
202-939-1786
pwinter@dworbell.com 


Linda Latimore, Director, Membership Services
202-939-1793
llatimore@dworbell.com


Violet Arthur, Manager, Financial Operations
202-939-1763
varthur@dworbell.com


Jeri Greaves, Operations Specialist
202-939-1799
jgreaves@dworbell.com