Staff & Board

Adrienne Gemheart

Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (916) 538-2368
Sacramento Region
Staff Aditya Potluri

Aditya Potluri

Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x323
San Francisco, CA
Amanda Isbell staff bio

Amanda Isbell

HR and Operations Manager
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x310
San Francisco, CA
Staff Anthony Carroll

Anthony Carroll

Research Assistant
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x325
San Francisco, CA
Staff Ben Creed

Ben Creed

Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (213) 892-8775 x118
Los Angeles, CA
Blanca E. de la Cruz staff bio

Blanca E. de la Cruz

Sustainable Housing Program Director
Phone: (213) 892-8775 x113
Los Angeles, CA
Chad Horsford staff bio

Chad Horsford

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (213) 892-8277 x110
Los Angeles, CA
Chris Maxwell staff bio

Chris Maxwell

Director of Finance and Operations
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x316
San Francisco, CA
Staff Christina Gotuaco

Christina Gotuaco

Director of Communications
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x313
San Francisco, CA
Claire Parisa staff bio

Claire Parisa

Associate Director, Consulting Supervision - Northern CA
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x324
San Francisco, CA
Dan Rinzler staff

Dan Rinzler

Senior Policy Analyst
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x320
San Francisco, CA
Danielle Mazzella staff bio

Danielle Mazzella

Preservation & Data Manager
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x322
San Francisco, CA
Staff Dave Kiddoo

Dave Kiddoo

Director of Public Housing Initiatives
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x314
San Francisco, CA
Deanna Bligh staff bio

Deanna Bligh

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (213) 892-8775 x107
Los Angeles, CA
Diep Do staff bio

Diep Do

Director, San Diego Region
Phone: (858) 617-0579
San Diego, CA

Genise Choy

Housing Finance Consultant
Los Angeles, CA
Greg Chin staff bio

Greg Chin

Director, Consulting Supervision - Northern CA
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x317
San Francisco, CA
Lauren Maddock staff bio

Lauren Maddock

Director of Portfolio Recapitalization
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x329
Sacramento Region
Laura Kobler staff bio

Laura Kobler

Director, Sacramento Region
Phone: (916) 683-1180
Sacramento Region
Lindsay Rosenfeld staff bio

Lindsay Rosenfeld

Policy Research Manager
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x327
San Francisco, CA
Staff Mark Stivers

Mark Stivers

Director of Legislative and Regulatory Advocacy
Phone: (916) 603-2001
Sacramento Region
Matt Schwartz staff bio

Matt Schwartz

President & CEO
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x311
San Francisco, CA
Meg McGraw-Scherer staff bio

Meg McGraw-Scherer

Peninsula Director
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x315
San Francisco, CA
Mengxin Zhou staff bio

Mengxin Zhou

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x318
San Francisco, CA
Staff Michael Claproth

Michael Claproth

Sustainable Housing Program Associate
Phone: (213) 892-8277 x122
Los Angeles, CA
Michelle Coulter staff bio

Michelle Espinosa Coulter

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
Los Angeles, CA

Monjia Belizaire

Housing Finance Consultant
San Francisco, CA
Nicole Norori staff bio

Nicole Norori

Central Coast Director
Phone: (805) 914-5401
Santa Barbara, CA
Paul Beesemyer staff bio

Paul Beesemyer

Director, Southern California
Phone: (213) 892-8775 x106
Los Angeles, CA
Rachael Diaz staff bio headshot

Rachael Diaz

Sustainable Housing Program Associate
Los Angeles, CA
Richard Mandel staff bio

Richard Mandel

Director of Financial Consulting
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x312
San Francisco, CA
Samantha Corwith staff bio

Samantha Corwith

Operations Associate
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x328
San Francisco, CA
Sherin Bennett staff bio

Sherin Bennett

Associate Director of Training
Phone: (213) 892-8775 x123
Los Angeles, CA
Srinidhi Sampath Kumar staff bio

Srinidhi Sampath Kumar

Sustainable Housing Policy and Program Manager
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x326
San Francisco, CA
Thai-An Ngo staff bio headshot

Thái-Ân Ngȏ

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
San Francisco, CA
William Wilcox staff bio

William Wilcox

Housing Finance Consultant
San Francisco, CA
Zorica Stancevic staff bio

Zorica Stančević

Director of Training
Phone: (415) 738-7793
San Francisco, CA
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California Housing Partnership



Board Members

Adhi Nagraj, Vice Chair

Senior Vice President, McCormack Baron Salazar Appointed by: Governor

Elizabeth Morris, Chair

Principal, E.M. Advisors Appointed by: Governor

Gustavo Velasquez

Director, California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) Appointed by: Governor

Felicia Scruggs-Wright, Secretary

Director of Property Management, East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC) Appointed by: Senate President ProTem

Simonne Ruff, Treasurer

Director, Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) Appointed by: Assembly

Rebecca Foster

Executive Director, San Francisco Housing Accelerator Fund Appointed by: Governor

Porsche Middleton

Deputy Director, Sacramento Self Help Housing Appointed by: Governor

Dave Rand

Partner, Armbruster Goldsmith and Delvac LLP Appointed by: Governor