Board of Directors

Executive Committee


Keenya Robertson ‘23
President and CEO
Housing Opportunities Project for Excellence (HOPE), Inc.
11501 Northwest 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33168
305-759-7755 FAX: 305-759-2440

1st Vice Chair

Vincent Curry ‘21
Executive Director
Fair Housing Advocates Association
520 S. Main Street, #2453
Akron, Ohio 44311-1010
330-253-2450 FAX 330-996-4264

2nd Vice Chair

John Petruszak ‘22
Executive Director
South Suburban Housing Center
18220 Harwood Avenue, Suite 1
Homewood, IL 60430
708-957-4674 FAX: 708-957-4761


Nancy Haynes ‘22
Executive Director
Fair Housing Center of West Michigan
20 Hall St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
616-451-2980 FAX: 616-451-2657


Erin Kemple 23
Executive Director
Connecticut Fair Housing Center
60 Popieluszko Court
Hartford, CT 06106
860-247-4400 FAX: 860-247-4236

Immediate Past Chair

Jim McCarthy 22
President and CEO
Miami Valley Fair Housing Center
505 Riverside Drive
Dayton, Ohio 45405
937-223-6035 FAX: 937-558-5868

At-Large Members

Chancela Al-Mansour ‘22
Executive Director
Housing Rights Center
3255 Wilshire Blvd., Ste 1150
Los Angeles, CA  90010
213-387-8400 FAX: 213-381-8555

Daniel Bustamante ‘23
Executive Director
Greater Houston Fair Housing Center
P.O. Box 292
Houston, TX 77001-0292
713-641-3247 FAX: 713-862-0909

Board Members

Denise Y. Cato ‘23
President and CEO
Fair Housing Council of Orange County
1516 Brookhollow Drive, Suite A
Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-569-0823 FAX: 714-835-0281

Heather Mullins Crislip ‘22
President and CEO
HOME of Virginia, Inc.
626 E. Broad St., Ste. 400
Richmond, VA 23219
804-354-0641 FAX: 804-354-0690

David Wayne Dawson, Jr. ‘23
Executive Director
Savannah-Chatham County
Fair Housing Council, Inc.
P.O. Box 60774
Savannah, GA 31420
912-651-3136 FAX: 855-585-5551

Lila Hackett 23
Executive Director
Fair Housing Center of Northern Alabama
1820 7th Avenue North Suite 110
Birmingham, AL 35203
205-324-0111 FAX: 205-320-0238

Cashauna Hill ‘21
Executive Director
Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center
1340 Poydras St., Ste. 710
New Orleans, LA  70112
504-596-2100 FAX: 504-708-2476

A.J. Jones ‘21
6503 Curry Manor Court
Bethesda, MD  20817

Vince Larkins ‘22
President and CEO
Fair Housing Center of Greater Palm Beaches, Inc.
1300 W. Lantana Road, Suite 200
Lantana, FL 33462
561-533-8717 FAX: 561-533-8163

Angela McIver ‘21
Executive Director
Fair Housing Rights Center in SE PA
444 N. 3rd Street, Suite 110
Philadelphia, PA  19123
215-625-0700 FAX: 215-625-0705

Caroline Peattie ‘21
Executive Director
Fair Housing Advocates of Northern California
1314 Lincoln Avenue
San Rafael, CA  94901
415-457-5025 FAX: 415-457-6382

Kenneth Scott ‘23
135 Mission Drive
Gaithersburg, MD  20878

Sandra Tamez ‘22
Executive Director
Fair Housing Council of Greater San Antonio
4414 Centerview Dr., Ste. 229
San Antonio, TX 78228
210-733-3247 FAX: 210-733-6670

Gail Williams ‘21
Executive Director
Metro Fair Housing Services, Inc.
215 Lakewood Way SW #106
Atlanta, GA  30315
404-524-0000 FAX: 404-524-0005

Jay Young ‘22
Executive Director
Southwest Fair Housing Council
177 N. Church, Ste. 1104
Tucson, AZ  85701
520-798-1568, x. 17

NFHA Committee Chairpersons/Staff

Audit Committee

Chair:  Jim McCarthy
Staff:  Salome Aringo and Cat Cloud

Board Development

Chair:  Lila Hackett
Staff: Cat Cloud and Lisa Rice


Chair:  Keenya Robertson
Staff:  Lisa Rice and Cat Cloud


Chair:  Erin Kemple
Staff: Salome Aringo and Cat Cloud

Government Affairs Advisory

Chair:  Wayne Dawson
Staff: Jorge Soto and Lisa Rice

Membership Services

Chair:  Amy Nelson
Staff: Sherrill Frost Brown and Cat Cloud

Mobility Committee

Chair:  Heather Crislip
Staff: Sherrill Frost Brown

National Enforcement Advisory

Chair:  Cashauna Hill
Staff: Morgan Williams and Lisa Rice

Planning and Policy

Chair:  Caroline Peattie
Staff: Cat Cloud and Lisa Rice

Resource Development

Chair:  AJ Jones
Staff: Nicole Turner-Ridley and Lisa Rice

Ad Hoc Advisory Council

Chair:  Angela McIver
Staff:  Lisa Rice and Nicole Turner Ridley

Ad Hoc Nominating Committee

Chair:  Vince Larkins
Staff: Cat Cloud