Executive Director, Pasadena Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc. Pasadena, CA. 2008 to June 2010
Managed the day to day operations of a not for profit 501(c) 3 organization with an operating budget of $500k.
Organization strategic planning, sustainability planning for all core programs and lines of business operations, new program development, staff development, contract compliance of all federally funded programs, seeking and applying for additional program grant opportunities
Delivered a positive community image, developing partnerships with other local community based organizations and aligning all efforts with the mission of the organization.
Rehabilitation/Construction Manager, Pasadena Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc.
Pasadena CA 2002 to 2008
Supervised the HUD-sponsored Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Residential Rehabilitation Loan Programs funded by the City of Pasadena.
Implementation of community outreach and marketing programs, client eligibility assessment, oversight of contractor procurement process for new construction and rehabilitation activities.
Preparation of bid specifications, contractor selection, construction monitoring and preparation of required reports to local government agencies for Federal funding.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
California Real Estate Inspection Association (CREIA)
Candidate Member of the Los Angeles / San Gabriel Chapter
Inspection Training Institute (ITA) approved for Residential Electrical and Plumbing Inspections
NeighborWorks® America Corporation Certification, 1989-2008
Rehabilitation Project Inspection
Community Outreach and Assessment
Trainer - First Time Homebuyer Program
Certified Foreclosure Prevention Counselor
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Completion of Housing Production Training
Completion of Addressing Lead Based Paint in Local Housing training
Completion of Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDO) Tool Box Training
Southern California Gas Company Certification
Weatherization Program Outreach & Assessment Officer
Quality Control Inspector
Associated Technical College, Los Angeles, CA
Plumber’s Apprentice Program Certification
Graduate of John Muir High School, Pasadena, CA