Walter Webdale and three fellow leaders were inducted into the Affordable Housing Hall of Fame at last week’s AHF Live in Chicago. For the past 20 years, Walter has served as the President and CEO of AHC, a nonprofit that provides affordable housing throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, and longtime HAND member. He has helped to grow the organization’s affordable multifamily portfolio from 1,600 units to 8,000 at nearly 60 properties today. Prior to AHC, he served as the first director of the Fairfax County Department of Housing and Community Development in Virginia.
Other trailblazers honored at the conference include:
- Jane Graf (President and CEO, Mercy Housing)
- Mayor Ed Lee (San Francisco)
- Denise Muha (Executive Director, National Leased Housing Association)
Congratulations to Walter and all of the honorees! You can read more details from AHF’s story here.