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Our Leadership


Susan Dewey

Chief Executive Officer

Susan Dewey has served as Virginia Housing’s Chief Executive Officer since being appointed by the Board of Commissioners in 1999. She is responsible for Virginia Housing’s daily operations as well as the implementation of our strategic plan.

Meet Susan Dewey

Meet our team

Organizational leadership

Paul Brennan Chief of Staff
Tammy Neale Chief of Programs
Janet Wiglesworth Chief Operations Officer
Fred Bryant Chief Counsel
Hil Richardson Chief Financial Officer / Managing Director of Capital Markets
Monique Johnson Managing Director of Community Outreach
Toni Ostrowski Managing Director of Homeownership
Art Bowen Managing Director of Rental Housing
Llewellyn Anderson Managing Director of Federal Relief Programs
David Henderson Managing Director of Finance and Administration
Lisa Watson Managing Director of Human Resources
Herman Aparicio Managing Director of Information Technology
Steven Mintz Deputy Chief Counsel
Sandy Edwards Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer 

Board of Commissioners

Our Board is comprised of community members of diverse professional backgrounds, and all are appointed by the Governor.

Shekar Narasimhan Chairman, Dunn Loring
William C. Shelton Vice Chairman, Charlottesville
Abigail C. Johnson Ex-Officio (Board of Housing and Community Development), Williamsburg
Barbara Blackston Richmond
Nathalia Daguano Artus Richmond
Carlos Larrazabal Fairfax
Bryan W. Horn Ex-Officio (Director, Department of Housing and Community Development), Henrico
Lisa R. Porter Abingdon
Manju Ganeriwala Ex-Officio (State Treasurer), Henrico
Michael J. Schewel Richmond
Thomas A. Gibson Alexandria

Regional Board Meeting

April 2022

The Virginia Housing Board of Commissioners met in Virginia Beach in April 2022. Maybe here we can tell the story of what they did on their visit for context.

Advisory groups connect us with our communities

These forums connect industry experts with Virginia Housing teams to provide guidance on programs and services.

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