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Staff Members

Nora Linares-MoellerExecutive Director

Julie Tegan – Special Projects Manager

Linwood “Woody” Rogers – Research Manager

Aodhan R. Hemeon-McMahon – Intern

The HousingWorks Austin Board of Directors

Awais Azhar, Advocacy Committee Chair
Ph.D. Candidate, University of Texas

Emily Chenevert, Chair
Austin Board of Realtors(R)

João Paulo Connolly
Austin Justice Coalition

Ashton Cumberbatch, Nominating Committee Chair
McGinnis Lochridge

Catharine Echols
Department of Psychology, University of Texas

Parisa Fatehi-Weeks, Secretary

Frances Ferguson
Mueller Foundation

Michael Gerber – Immediate Past Chair
Housing Authority of the City of Austin

Terry Mitchell
MOMARK Development

Cile Montgomery

Karen Paup — Treasurer
Texas Low Income Housing Information Service

Emily Ryder Perlmeter – Summit Chair
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Cookie G Ruiz, C.F.R.E., Fundraising Committee Chair, Ballet Austin

Kathy Tyler
Austin Women in Housing

HousingWorks Austin  – Advocacy Committee Members – 2021-2022

  • Awais Azhar, Advocacy Committee Chair, University of Texas at Austin
  • Greg Anderson , Austin Habitat for Humanity
  • Emily Chenevert, Chair of HW Board of Directors (ex-officio member of committee)
  • Joao Paulo Connolly, Austin Justice Coalition
  • Catharine Echols, University of Texas at Austin
  • Nicole Joslin, Community Powered Workshop
  • Shoshana Krieger
  • Nora Linares-Moeller, HousingWorks Austin  
  • Frances Leos Martinez, University of Texas School of Law Clinic
  • Matthew Mollica, Ending Community Homelessness Coalition (ECHO)
  • Karen Paup, Texas Low Income Housing Information Services
  • Mark Rogers, Guadalupe Neighborhood Development Corporation (GNDC)
  • Megan Shannon, Momark Development
  • Dave Sullivan, University of Texas at Austin
  • Taylor Smith, Austin Board of Realtors (ABOR)
  • Scott Turner, Riverside Homes & Turner Residential
  • Kathy Tyler, Austin Women in Housing

Past Board Members

Andrew Childers
Laura Morrison
Leland G. Dandridge
Frank Fernandez
Gus Garcia (deceased)
Dusty McCormick
John McKinnerney

John Limon (deceased)
Wes Peoples
Chris Peterson
Thuy Phan
Clint Smith
Dave Sullivan

Mark Rogers

Jeff Trigger