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.
Contact: Housing Trust Fund Project,
3909 SE 51st Ave
Portland, OR 97206
Katy has been an organizer with the Community Change since 2009, including the last eight years as senior organizer for the Housing Trust Fund team. Previously at Community Change, she has worked on the national health care campaign, immigrant rights campaign and jobs campaign as well as being instrumental in developing with Community Change’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.