Meet the Team

Click on the + signs below to view a list of staff members by department and each staff member’s contact information.  


  • Executive Staff

    David Long
    President 
    Email 
    512-477-3568

    Liz Bayless
    Executive Vice President 
    Email
    512-477-3564

    Melinda Smith
    Chief Financial Officer 
    Email
    512-904-1399

    Laura Ross
    Corporate Secretary/
    Senior Manager, Digital Content & Publications 
    Email 
    512-477-3560

  • Homeownership Staff

    Tim Almquist
    Director, Single Family Compliance 
    Email 
    512-334-2156

    Joniel Crim
    Director, Homeownership Programs
    Email
    512-477-3561

    Delia Davila
    Manager, Single Family Compliance 
    Email 
    512-334-2158

    Sarah Ellinor
    Manager, Homeownership Programs  
    Email 
    512-220-1171

  • Multifamily and Single Family Development Staff

    David Danenfelzer
    Senior Director, Development Finance 
    Email
    512-477-3562

    Jo Keene
    Manager, Development Finance
    Email 
    512-334-2155

  • Multifamily Oversight Staff

    James Matias
    Manager, Asset Oversight and Compliance 
    Email
    512-334-2153

    Celina Mizcles
    Manager, Asset Oversight and Compliance 
    Email
    512-334-2154

    Jesse Sepeda
    Lead Maintenance Technician
    Email
    512-220-1172

  • Communications, Fundraising and Government Relations Staff

    Janie Taylor
    Senior Director, Communications, Development and Government Relations 
    Email 
    512-477-3563

    Katie Howard Claflin
    Senior Manager, Communications and Development 
    Email
    512-334-2152

    Michael Wilt
    Manager, External Relations 
    Email
    512-334-2157

  • Accounting Staff

    Nick Lawrence
    Controller 
    Email 
    512-904-1397

    Betsy Aldrich
    Senior Accounting Manager
    Email
    512-904-1398

    Cynthia Gonzales
    Senior Office and Loan Servicing Manager 
    Email
    512-477-3565