The N.C. Housing Coalition named Tara Kenchen to its board of directors. She is chief operating officer and general counsel for the N.C. Community Development Initiative.
Kenchen brings more than 15 years of experience in nonprofit management, affordable housing development, business development and contract negotiation and management to the board of the N.C. Housing Coalition.
“We are delighted to have Tara Kenchen on the board of the N.C. Housing Coalition,” said Tharesa Lee, Housing Coalition board chair and executive director of Neuse River Community Development Corp. “Her wealth of experience and expertise from the N.C. Community Development Initiative will be invaluable to us as we move forward.”
The N.C. Housing Coalition is a private, nonprofit membership organization working for decent, affordable housing that promotes self-determination and stable communities for low- and moderate-income North Carolinians. Its mission is to lead a campaign for housing that ensures working families, people in crisis, seniors and persons with disabilities may live with dignity and opportunity.
For more information about the N.C. Housing Coalition, visit www.nchousing.org.
The N.C. Community Development Initiative leads North Carolina’s collaborative community economic development effort, driving innovation, investment and action to create prosperous, sustainable communities. For more information, visit www.ncinitiative.org.