Speaker Bios

Andrew Agetstein

American Preservation Partners
Arlington, VA

Geoffrey C. Brown

USA Properties Fund, Inc.
Roseville, CA

Laura E. Burns

Eagle Point Enterprises LLC
South Portland, ME

Orlando J. Cabrera

Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
Washington, DC

Jessica Cometa

WNC & Associates, Inc.
Irvine, CA

Michael Costa

Highridge Costa Companies
Gardena, CA

Kristin Dekuiper

Holland & Knight LLP
Boston, MA

Irena R Edwards

KeyBank NA
Salt Lake City, UT

James R. Gillespie

Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital, LLC
New York, NY

Gary Gorman

Gorman & Company, Inc.
Oregon, WI

Lefeba Gougis

APEC International, LLC
Los Angeles, CA

Matt Grosz

Red Stone Equity Partners
Carlsbad, CA

Kim Herman

Washington State Housing Finance Commission
Seattle, WA

Jeffrey Jaeger

Standard Property Company
Los Angeles, CA

Timothy Leonhard

JLL Capital Markets
Grapevine, TX

Ravi Malhotra

International Ctr for Appropriate & Sustainable Technology
Lakewood, CO

Aaron Mandel

Meta Housing Corporation
Los Angeles, CA

Linda Mandolini

Eden Housing
Hayward, CA

Ben Metcalf

California Department of Housing & Community Development
Sacramento, CA

Beth Mullen

CohnReznick LLP
Sacramento, CA

Kent Neumann

Tiber Hudson LLC
Washington, DC

R. Wade Norris

Norris George & Ostrow PLLC
Washington, DC

Michael Novogradac

Novogradac & Company LLP
San Francisco, CA

Tia Boatman Patterson

California Housing Finance Agency
Sacramento, CA

Michael Potter

Align Finance Partners, LLC
San Francisco, CA

Caleb Roope

Pacific West Communities, Inc.
Eagle, ID

Margaret Salazar

Oregon Housing and Community Services
Salem, OR

Edward Seiler

NH&RA
Washington, DC

Sean Spear

Los Angeles Housing & Community Investment Department
Los Angeles, CA

Mark Stivers

California Tax Credit Allocation Committee
Sacramento, CA

Monica Hilton Sussman

Nixon Peabody LLP
Washington, DC

Ronne Lynn Thielen

R4 Capital LLC
Newport Beach, CA

Armand Tiberio

CBRE Affordable Housing
Seattle, WA