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Michael Anderson

Michael Anderson-bio

Michael has directed the Housing Trust Fund Project since 2014, providing technical assistance and support to state and local coalitions working to establish and strengthen housing trust funds that dedicate public revenue to creating and preserving affordable housing for people with the lowest incomes. Michael has particular expertise in effective communication strategies for advancing affordable housing public policy. Michael is based in Portland, Oregon.

Housing Trust Fund Project, Center for Community Change
3909 SE 51st Ave
Portland, OR 97206

Mary Brooks

Mary created the Project in 1986, which she directed for three decades. She retired as Center staff in December 2016. Mary continues to provide support and consultation to the Housing Trust Fund Project team from her home in California. She was awarded the Community Housing Leadership Award by the National Low Income Housing Coalition in 2004 and is widely regarded as the national expert in the field of housing trust funds.

Housing Trust Fund Project, Center for Community Change
1113 Cougar Court
Frazier Park, CA 93225

Katy Heins
Senior Organizer

Katy Heins, Senior Organizer with the Center for Community Change. Katy has been an organizer with the Center for Community Change for the 7 years, including the last four as lead organizer for the Housing Trust Fund team. Previously at the Center, she has worked on the national health care campaign, immigrant rights campaign and jobs campaign as well as being instrumental in developing with CCC’s state partner, the Ohio Organizing Collaborative, a project call Ohio Movement Builders which works to organize new leaders through a robust training and education program allowing for opportunities of empowerment so that people join the movement for social change. Katy is based out of Cincinnati Ohio.

Center for Community Change

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