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Executive Director Mandy De Mayo

Executive Director Mandy De Mayo has been a leader in the area of affordable housing and community development for more than 20 years.  Mandy, who has worked for the organization since 2009, holds a Masters Degree in Public Affairs from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin and is the author of a variety of policy papers, including: Building and Retaining an Affordable Austin, Affordable Housing in the City of Austin’s Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Districts, Preserving Affordable Housing in Austin – A Platform for Action, and The Affordable Housing Incentives Task Force Report. Mandy also is a member of the CodeNEXT Land Development Code Revision Advisory Group and serves on the Executive Committee of the Austin Housing Coalition.

The HousingWorks Austin Board of Directors

Emily Chenevert
Austin Board of Realtors(R)
Ashton Cumberbatch
Austin Bridge Builders Alliance
Catharine Echols – Treasurer/Policy Committee Chair
Liveable City
Frances Ferguson — President
NeighborWorks America
Michael Gerber
Housing Authority of the City of Austin
John Limon
Guadalupe Neighborhood Development Corporation
Terry Mitchell
MOMARK Development
Capital Metro Board of Directors
Cile Montgomery
Laura Morrison
Former City Council Member – Community Member
Karen Paup — Vice President
Texas Low Income Housing Information Service
Chris Peterson
Rivendale Homes Texas, LLC
Mark Rogers
Guadalupe Neighborhood Development Corporation
Cookie G Ruiz, C.F.R.E.
Ballet Austin
Kathy Tyler — Secretary
Motivation Education and Training, Inc.

Past Board Members

Andrew Childers
Leland G. Dandridge
Frank Fernandez
Gus Garcia
Dusty McCormick
John McKinnerney
Wes Peoples
Thuy Phan
Clint Smith
Dave Sullivan
Jeff Trigger