Staff & Board

Staff Aditya Potluri

Aditya Potluri

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x323
San Francisco, CA

Adrienne Gemheart

Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (916) 538-2368
Sacramento Region
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Allex Desronvil

Senior Equity Policy Research Fellow
San Francisco, CA
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Amanda Isbell

Director of HR and Operations
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x310
San Francisco, CA
Angel Rodriguez

Angel Rodriguez

Sustainable Housing Program Associate
Los Angeles, CA
Staff Anthony Carroll

Anthony Carroll

Research Associate
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x325
San Francisco, CA
Anthony Vega

Anthony Vega

Research Director
San Francisco, CA
Staff Ben Creed

Ben Creed

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

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

Bobby Kamkar

Operations Associate
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x328
San Francisco, CA
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Brendan Lenh

Equity Policy Research Fellow
San Francisco, CA
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Chad Horsford

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (213) 892-8277 x110
Los Angeles, CA
Staff Christina Gotuaco

Christina Gotuaco

Director of Communications
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x313
San Francisco, CA
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Dan Rinzler

Associate Research Director
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x320
San Francisco, CA
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Danielle Mazzella

Senior Research Manager
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x322
San Francisco, CA
Staff Dave Kiddoo

Dave Kiddoo

Senior Director, Financial Consulting – Public Housing Initiatives
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x314
San Francisco, CA
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Deanna Bligh

Director, Financial Consulting
Phone: (213) 892-8775 x107
Los Angeles, CA
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Diep Do

Senior Director, Financial Consulting – San Diego Region
Phone: (858) 617-0579
San Diego, CA

Genise Choy

Housing Finance Consultant
Los Angeles, CA
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Jacob Stawicki

HR Associate
San Francisco, CA
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Jesse Ozanian

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
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Joseph Testa

Summer Research Intern
San Francisco, CA
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Karina Arroyo

Equity Policy Research Fellow
San Francisco, CA
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Laura Kobler

Senior Director, Financial Consulting – Tax Credit and Bond Programs
Phone: (916) 683-1180
Sacramento Region
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Lauren Maddock

Director, Financial Consulting – Portfolio Recapitalization
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x329
Sacramento Region
Staff Mark Stivers

Mark Stivers

Director of Legislative and Regulatory Advocacy
Phone: (916) 603-2001
Sacramento Region
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Matt Alvarez-Nissen

San Francisco, CA
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Matt Schwartz

President & CEO
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x311
San Francisco, CA
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Meagan Tokunaga

Housing Finance Consultant
Sacramento Region
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Meg McGraw-Scherer

Senior Director, Financial Consulting – Peninsula Region
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x315
San Francisco, CA
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Mengxin Zhou

Associate Director, Financial Consulting
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x318
San Francisco, CA
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Michelle Espinosa Coulter

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
Los Angeles, CA
Miki Kobayashi

Miki Kobayashi

Housing Finance Analyst
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x332
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Nicole Norori

Director, Financial Consulting – Central Coast Region
Phone: (805) 914-5401
Santa Barbara, CA
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Paul Beesemyer

Managing Director, Financial Consulting
Phone: (213) 892-8775 x106
Los Angeles, CA
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Rachael Diaz

Sustainable Housing Program Manager
Los Angeles, CA
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Ray McPherson

Research Associate
San Francisco, CA
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Richard Mandel

Managing Director, Financial Consulting
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x312
San Francisco, CA
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Sherin Bennett

Associate Director, Financial Consulting – Housing Finance Training
Phone: (213) 892-8775 x123
Los Angeles, CA
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Siera Beal

Housing Finance Specialist
San Diego, CA
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Thái-Ân Ngȏ

Senior Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (415) 433-6804 x321
San Francisco, CA
Tony Kouot

Tony Kouot

Housing Finance Consultant
Phone: (213) 892-8277
Los Angeles, CA
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Yasmin Givens

Research Analyst
San Francisco, CA
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Zorica Stančević

Senior Director, Financial Consulting – Housing Finance Training
Phone: (415) 738-7793
San Francisco, CA
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California Housing Partnership



Board Members

Elizabeth Morris, Chair

Principal, E.M. Advisors Appointed by: Governor

Adhi Nagraj, Vice Chair

Senior Vice President, McCormack Baron Salazar Appointed by: Governor

Porsche Middleton, Secretary

Deputy Director, Sacramento Self Help Housing Appointed by: Governor

Simonne Ruff, Treasurer

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

Dave Rand

Partner, Armbruster Goldsmith and Delvac LLP Appointed by: Governor

Gustavo Velasquez

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

Rebecca Foster

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

Sochiata Vutthy

Director of Asset Management, Community HousingWorks Appointed by: Senate President ProTem