Being experts in the affordable housing field is the easy part. Giving people hope and helping them rebuild their lives is what makes us unique. As the “Go To Resource” for information on domestic violence and permanent housing, we understand the needs of all those we serve – and the importance of giving hope.

Board of Directors


  • Nora E. Levinson, Chair
    Kenzen, Inc.
  • Nicole Firment, Vice-Chair
    Freddie Mac
  • Rachel E. Miller, Treasurer
    New York City Administration for Children’s Services
  • Paula M. Sarro, Secretary
    Mercy Center
  • Charles E. McLean, Jr., Assistant Secretary
  • Vaughn Burke Le Duc Safarov, 2nd Vice-Chair
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
  • Nicole Branca, Executive Director
  • Lane Addonizio
    Central Park Conservancy
  • Elaine Calos
  • Gina Doynow
  • George Fejokwu
    Apple Bank
  • Jessie M. Gabriel
    All Places
  • Erin Galligan
    Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Mark Jacobson
    LegalSearch, Inc.
  • Pauletta Perez
  • Blanca Ramirez
    Hudson Housing Capital
  • Hadrian A. Tucker
    State Bank of India


Senior Staff