ChangeMakers with Katie Goar

Finding the right solutions for the affordable housing community

Affordable housing is the backbone of better opportunities for all. ChangeMakers with Katie Goar analyzes the issues and challenges being faced in affordable housing today. In each episode, Katie speaks with finance experts, thought leaders, and change-makers to explore innovative solutions that provide more affordable housing options across the country. Whether you want to learn more about economic development, government funding, why affordable housing makes good economic policy, and why the total community benefits from affordable housing, this is the podcast for you.

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Episode 39 | Part One: Daniel Nissenbaum, Chief Executive Officer, Low Income Investment Fund

November 30, 2021

November 30, 2021

Episode 39 | Part One: Daniel Nissenbaum, Chief Executive Officer, Low Income Investment Fund

Episode 38 | Part Two: Vivian Brady-Phillips, Executive Director, Jersey City Housing Authority

November 16, 2021

November 16, 2021

Episode 38 | Part Two: Vivian Brady-Phillips, Executive Director, Jersey City Housing Authority

Episode 38 | Part One: Vivian Brady-Phillips, Executive Director, Jersey City Housing Authority

November 9, 2021

November 9, 2021

Episode 38 | Part One: Vivian Brady-Phillips, Executive Director, Jersey City Housing Authority

Episode 36 | Part Two: Ivory Mathews, Chief Executive Officer of Columbia Housing

October 19, 2021

October 19, 2021

Episode 36 | Part Two: Ivory Mathews, Chief Executive Officer of Columbia Housing

Episode 36 | Part One: Ivory Mathews, Chief Executive Officer of Columbia Housing

October 12, 2021

October 12, 2021

Episode 36 | Part One: Ivory Mathews, Chief Executive Officer of Columbia Housing

Episode 35 | Part Two: Margaret Salazar, Executive Director, Oregon Housing & Community Services

October 5, 2021

October 5, 2021

Episode 35 | Part Two: Margaret Salazar, Executive Director, Oregon Housing & Community Services

Episode 35 | Part One: Margaret Salazar, Executive Director, Oregon Housing & Community Services

September 28, 2021

September 28, 2021

Episode 35 | Part One: Margaret Salazar, Executive Director, Oregon Housing & Community Services

Episode 34 | Part Two: Anne Venezia, Housing Director, Arlington County

September 21, 2021

September 21, 2021

Episode 34 | Part Two: Anne Venezia, Housing Director, Arlington County

Episode 34 | Part One: Anne Venezia, Housing Director, Arlington County

September 14, 2021

September 14, 2021

Episode 34 | Part One: Anne Venezia, Housing Director, Arlington County

Episode 33 | Part Two: Richard Sciortino, Co-founder, Brinshore Development.

September 7, 2021

September 7, 2021

Episode 33 | Part Two: Richard Sciortino, Co-founder, Brinshore Development.

Episode 33 | Part One: Richard Sciortino, Co-founder, Brinshore Development.

August 31, 2021

August 31, 2021

Episode 33 | Part One: Richard Sciortino, Co-founder, Brinshore Development.

Episode 32 | Part Two: Manuela Silva, CEO, Community Housing Opportunities Corporation

August 24, 2021

August 24, 2021

Episode 32 | Part Two: Manuela Silva, CEO, Community Housing Opportunities Corporation

Episode 32 | Part One: Manuela Silva, CEO, Community Housing Opportunities Corporation

August 17, 2021

August 17, 2021

Episode 32 | Part One: Manuela Silva, CEO, Community Housing Opportunities Corporation

Episode 31 | Part Two: Sister Donna Markham, President and CEO, Catholic Charities USA

August 10, 2021

August 10, 2021

Episode 31 | Part Two: Sister Donna Markham, President and CEO, Catholic Charities USA

Episode 31 | Part One: Sister Donna Markham, President and CEO, Catholic Charities USA

August 3, 2021

August 3, 2021

Episode 31 | Part One: Sister Donna Markham, President and CEO, Catholic Charities USA

Episode 30 | Part Two: Brad Hargreaves, Founder and CEO of Common

July 27, 2021

July 27, 2021

Episode 30 | Part Two: Brad Hargreaves, Founder and CEO of Common

Episode 30 | Part One: Brad Hargreaves, Founder and CEO of Common

July 20, 2021

July 20, 2021

Episode 30 | Part One: Brad Hargreaves, Founder and CEO of Common

Episode 29 | Part Two: Deborah De Santis, President and CEO, Corporation for Supportive Housing

July 13, 2021

July 13, 2021

Episode 29 | Part Two: Deborah De Santis, President and CEO, Corporation for Supportive Housing

Episode 29 | Part One: Deborah De Santis, President and CEO, Corporation for Supportive Housing

July 6, 2021

July 6, 2021

Episode 29 | Part One: Deborah De Santis, President and CEO, Corporation for Supportive Housing

Episode 27 | Part Two: Stephen Norman, Executive Director, King County Housing Authority

June 15, 2021

June 15, 2021

Episode 27 | Part Two: Stephen Norman, Executive Director, King County Housing Authority

Episode 27 | Part One: Stephen Norman, Executive Director, King County Housing Authority

June 8, 2021

June 8, 2021

Episode 27 | Part One: Stephen Norman, Executive Director, King County Housing Authority

Episode 24 | Part Two: Kate Bennett, Administrator, Boston Housing Authority

May 4, 2021

May 4, 2021

Episode 24 | Part Two: Kate Bennett, Administrator, Boston Housing Authority

Episode 24 | Part One: Kate Bennett, Administrator, Boston Housing Authority

April 27, 2021

April 27, 2021

Episode 24 | Part One: Kate Bennett, Administrator, Boston Housing Authority

Episode 19 | Part Two: Sandra Henriquez, Chief Executive Officer, Detroit Housing Commission

February 23, 2021

February 23, 2021

Episode 19 | Part Two: Sandra Henriquez, Chief Executive Officer, Detroit Housing Commission

Episode 19 | Part One: Sandra Henriquez, Chief Executive Officer, Detroit Housing Commission

February 16, 2021

February 16, 2021

Episode 19 | Part One: Sandra Henriquez, Chief Executive Officer, Detroit Housing Commission

Episode 18 | Part Two: Tim Shriver, Chairman, Special Olympics

February 9, 2021

February 9, 2021

Episode 18 | Part Two: Tim Shriver, Chairman, Special Olympics

Episode 18 | Part One: Tim Shriver, Chairman, Special Olympics

February 2, 2021

February 2, 2021

Episode 18 | Part One: Tim Shriver, Chairman, Special Olympics

Episode 17 | Part Two: Alexandra Jackiw, Chief Operating Officer, Hayes Gibson Property Services

January 26, 2021

January 26, 2021

Episode 17 | Part Two: Alexandra Jackiw, Chief Operating Officer, Hayes Gibson Property Services

Episode 17 | Part One: Alexandra Jackiw, Chief Operating Officer, Hayes Gibson Property Services

January 19, 2021

January 19, 2021

Episode 17 | Part One: Alexandra Jackiw, Chief Operating Officer, Hayes Gibson Property Services

Episode 16 | Part Two: Kelvin Jeremiah, President and CEO, Philadelphia Housing Authority

January 12, 2021

January 12, 2021

Episode 16 | Part Two: Kelvin Jeremiah, President and CEO, Philadelphia Housing Authority

Episode 16 | Part One: Kelvin Jeremiah, President and CEO, Philadelphia Housing Authority

January 5, 2021

January 5, 2021

Episode 16 | Part One: Kelvin Jeremiah, President and CEO, Philadelphia Housing Authority

Episode 15 | Part Two: Maurice Jones, CEO and President, Local Initiatives Support Corporation

December 22, 2020

December 22, 2020

Episode 15 | Part Two: Maurice Jones, CEO and President, Local Initiatives Support Corporation

Episode 15 | Part One: Maurice Jones, CEO and President, Local Initiatives Support Corporation

December 15, 2020

December 15, 2020

Episode 15 | Part One: Maurice Jones, CEO and President, Local Initiatives Support Corporation

Episode 14 | Part Two: Marcia Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, Memphis Housing Authority

December 8, 2020

December 8, 2020

Episode 14 | Part Two: Marcia Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, Memphis Housing Authority

Episode 14 | Part One: Marcia Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, Memphis Housing Authority

December 1, 2020

December 1, 2020

Episode 14 | Part One: Marcia Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, Memphis Housing Authority

Episode 13 | Part Two: Roberta Graham, Vice President, Quadel

November 24, 2020

November 24, 2020

Episode 13 | Part Two: Roberta Graham, Vice President, Quadel

Episode 13 | Part One: Roberta Graham, Vice President, Quadel

November 17, 2020

November 17, 2020

Episode 13 | Part One: Roberta Graham, Vice President, Quadel

Episode 12 | Part Two: Jillian Copeland, Founder, Main Street Connect

November 10, 2020

November 10, 2020

Episode 12 | Part Two: Jillian Copeland, Founder, Main Street Connect

Episode 12 | Part One: Jillian Copeland, Founder, Main Street Connect

November 3, 2020

November 3, 2020

Episode 12 | Part One: Jillian Copeland, Founder, Main Street Connect

Episode 10 | Part Two: Ismael Guerrero, President & CEO of Mercy Housing

October 13, 2020

October 13, 2020

Episode 10 | Part Two: Ismael Guerrero, President & CEO of Mercy Housing

Episode 10 | Part One: Ismael Guerrero, President & CEO of Mercy Housing

October 6, 2020

October 6, 2020

Episode 10 | Part One: Ismael Guerrero, President & CEO of Mercy Housing

Episode 08 | Part Two: Jason Géno, Founder and Managing Principal of Human Capital Initiatives

September 15, 2020

September 15, 2020

Episode 08 | Part Two: Jason Géno, Founder and Managing Principal of Human Capital Initiatives

Episode 08 | Part One: Jason Géno, Founder and Managing Principal of Human Capital Initiatives

September 8, 2020

September 8, 2020

Episode 08 | Part One: Jason Géno, Founder and Managing Principal of Human Capital Initiatives

Episode 07 | Part Two: Cindy Stotler & Sheree Bouchee, City of Phoenix Housing Department

September 1, 2020

September 1, 2020

Episode 07 | Part Two: Cindy Stotler & Sheree Bouchee, City of Phoenix Housing Department

Episode 07 | Part One: Cindy Stotler & Sheree Bouchee, City of Phoenix Housing Department

August 25, 2020

August 25, 2020

Episode 07 | Part One: Cindy Stotler & Sheree Bouchee, City of Phoenix Housing Department

Episode 06 | Part Two: Preston Prince, CEO of Fresno Housing

August 18, 2020

August 18, 2020

Episode 06 | Part Two: Preston Prince, CEO of Fresno Housing

Episode 06 | Part One: Preston Prince, CEO of Fresno Housing

August 11, 2020

August 11, 2020

Episode 06 | Part One: Preston Prince, CEO of Fresno Housing

Episode 05 | Part Two: Eugene Jones, Jr., CEO of the Atlanta Housing Authority

August 4, 2020

August 4, 2020

Episode 05 | Part Two: Eugene Jones, Jr., CEO of the Atlanta Housing Authority

Episode 05 | Part One: Eugene Jones, Jr., CEO of the Atlanta Housing Authority

July 28, 2020

July 28, 2020

Episode 05 | Part One: Eugene Jones, Jr., CEO of the Atlanta Housing Authority

Episode 02 | Part Two: Demetria Simpson, Vice President of Development at BGC Advantage

June 23, 2020

June 23, 2020

Episode 02 | Part Two: Demetria Simpson, Vice President of Development at BGC Advantage

Episode 02 | Part One: Demetria Simpson, Vice President of Development at BGC Advantage

June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020

Episode 02 | Part One: Demetria Simpson, Vice President of Development at BGC Advantage

Episode 01 | Part Two: Robert Pinnegar, President & CEO of the National Apartment Association

June 2, 2020

June 2, 2020

Episode 01 | Part Two: Robert Pinnegar, President & CEO of the National Apartment Association

Episode 01 | Part One: Robert Pinnegar, President & CEO of the National Apartment Association

May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020

Episode 01 | Part One: Robert Pinnegar, President & CEO of the National Apartment Association

About the Host

Katie Goar

President of Quadel

Ms. Katie Goar has been with Quadel since 2007. Named Quadel President in 2015, Goar has shifted Quadel’s corporate culture resulting in excellent client service. She has more than 23 years of affordable housing experience, having held a mayoral-appointed position in city government, a top-level management role within Public Housing and now leading Quadel, a highly sought after consulting and training company in the Affordable Housing arena. In addition, she was Adjunct Faculty with Indiana University-Purdue University teaching Public Management, Public Organization, and Public Policy courses for over eight years. Goar is responsible for corporate oversight and performance of six subsidiary offices, project management and client relations. She holds a Master of Public Administration in Policy Analysis from Indiana University and a Bachelor of Arts from Anderson University.