HAND’s Emerging Leaders Committee and Racial Equity Team support the organization’s programming and vision: These committees are chaired by HAND’s Board of Directors and comprised of members. If you are interested in joining a committee, email Courtney Battle for more details.
This committee is comprised of emerging leaders representing HAND member organizations and supports the implementation of programming as part of the GenerationHAND initiative.
Racial Equity Design Team
This small team of industry leaders and subject matter experts support and shepherd HAND’s vision of operationalizing racial equity. HAND has curated this group to provide their perspective and to translate ideas into action for a more equitable region.
Derrick N. Perkins, Bank of America Merrill Lynch – Chair
Mansur Abdul-Malik, NHP Foundation
Sasha-Gaye Angus, McCormack Baron Salazar
Kathleen Berube, National Housing Trust
David Brotman, AHC, Inc.
Maria Day Marshall, Colvin Institute of Real Estate Development, University of Maryland
Tiffany Durr, KeyBank Real Estate Capital
William Ferrell, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Paige Gentry, Klein Hornig LLP
Brian Goggin, Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing
Caitlin Gossens, JPMorgan & Chase Co.
Jocelyn Harris, Housing Initiative Partnership
Reshma Holla, DC Department of Housing and Community Development
Lauren Marcus, Tiber Hudson
Kofi Meroe, Foulger-Pratt
Quinn Pregliasco, Telesis Corporation
Maia S. Roberts, Ballard Spahr LLP
Emily Schamberger, National Housing Trust
Paul Stanford, Fairfax County Department of Housing and Community Development
LaToya Thomas, Brick & Story
Monica Warren Jones, Enterprise
Ernst Valery, SAA | EVI
Racial Equity Design Team
Ernst Valery, Co-Managing Member, SAA | EVI – Chair
Amanda Andere, Chief Executive Officer, Funders Together to End Homelessness
David Bowers, VP & Market Leader, Mid-Atlantic, Enterprise
Sarah Constant, SVP, Real Estate Development, Mission First Housing Group
Angela Carlberg, Project Manager, Racial Equity and the Democratic Economy, The Democracy Collaborative
Ronald Galvin, Vice President, Racial Equity and the Democratic Economy, The Democracy Collaborative
Alyia Gaskins, Founder and CEO, CitiesRX, LLC
Brett Macleod, Executive Director, Community Development Banking Group, JPMorgan Chase
Jessica Venegas, Principal for Strategic Partnerships, Community Solutions International
Stephanie Williams, President, Bozzuto Management; Operating Partner, The Bozzuto Group
Heather Raspberry, Executive Director, Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers (HAND)
Courtney Battle, Membership Director, Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers (HAND)