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Housing Development Center announces executive director search.
Friday, September 16, 2016

In anticipation of Housing Development Center (HDC) Executive Director Robin Boyce’s retirement, targeted for late this year, HDC is working with WVDO to identify qualified candidates for this critical executive leadership position.

About HDC. HDC is a nonprofit whose mission is to strengthen opportunities for low-income families and individuals by developing, preserving and sustaining affordable housing and community facilities. HDC serves nonprofits, housing authorities and public agencies by providing integrated property consulting services for affordable housing and human service delivery. Since 1993, HDC has worked with clients and industry partners to...

  • Develop and preserve more than 5,400 units of affordable housing and over 315,000 square feet of community-facility and commercial space;
  • Build the capacity of organizations to manage and sustain properties serving tens of thousands of low-income people;
  • Research and implement innovative policies and practices that have produced millions of dollars in annual savings for the affordable housing industry; and
  • Finance community developments with $3.22 million in low-interest loans.

HDC is committed to applying an equity lens and working toward equity priorities as an integral part of the delivery of our core services, from our internal workforce and board composition to addressing equity goals in contracting for our development activities.

About the executive director position. HDC is seeking a dynamic, committed leader with deep knowledge of the field of affordable housing and community facility development. The ideal candidate brings experience in managing staff, working with boards, and understanding the issues and opportunities of the field. He/she is a creative, strategic thinker and will have a demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion. He/she will have a passion for affordable housing and an ability to lead conversations at both a policy and tactical level.

Learn more about HDC and view the full the position announcement here.

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