ChangeMakers with Katie Goar

Finding the right solutions for the affordable housing community

Hosted By: Katie Goar

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.

All Episodes

June 23, 2020

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

June 16, 2020

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

June 2, 2020

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

May 21, 2020

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

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.