REIMAGINING COMMUNITIES 
A SNAPSHOT OF PAST AND PRESENT CLIENTS

For well over 40 years, as a Community Development Guru (Subject Matter Expert) I have taken an entrepreneurial approach to community development. I have partnered with local residents and key community stakeholders to help address existing community challenges and needs of all types. Below is just a sampling of organizations and institutions I have contracted with or have been assigned by Federal agencies to assist local agencies in reimagining communities.

We Are Better Together
We Are Better Together

 

Providing technical assistance to We Are Better Together Warren Daniel Hairston Project. Positioning the Community Based Organization to apply for Federal, State, and local funding.

APDC
Ainger Place Development Coorporation

 

Provide Subject matter expertise on the relocation of impacted residents under the Federal Relocation guidelines. Also work to increase its organizational capacity, while positioning the CDC to apply for Federal, State, and local funding.

HUD Washington, DC
HUD
Washington, DC

 

Under a HUD multi-year subcontract provided Technical Assistance Consulting as an Expeditor for HUD's Federally-funded mixed-income revitalization project in over 30 cities throughout the United States. 

Tampa Housing Authority
Tampa Housing Authority​

 

Provided Technical Assistance to the Tampa Housing Authority regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded mixed-income HOPE VI revitalization project.

Boston Black News
Boston Black News

 

Providing technical assistance to Boston  Black News. Positioned the Community based Radio & TV network to apply for Federal, State, and local funding.

Buffalo Housing Authority
Buffalo Housing Authority​

 

Provided technical Assistance to the Buffalo Housing Authority regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded mixed-income revitalization project.

Housing Authority of Winston-Salem
Housing Authority​
of Winston-Salem

 

Provided Technical Assistance consulting to the Housing Authority of Winston-Salem regarding the implementation of 2 of its Federally-funded mixed-income revitalization HOPE VI projects. I also provided technical assistance to the Housing Authority of Winston-Salem to successfully receive a $200,000 Neighborhood Networks Grant award from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Seattle Housing Authority
Seattle Housing Authority

 

Provided Technical Assistance to the Seattle Housing Authority regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded section 8 programs.

Sickle Cell Foundation
Sickle Cell Foundation

 

Providing technical assistance to Sickle Cell Foundation. Positioning the Community Based Organization to apply for Federal, State, and local funding.

Urban Institute
Urban Institute

 

Under a HUD multi-year contract provided oversite regarding a 10-year longitudinal study of the implementation of the HUD Federally-funded mixed-income revitalization project. Under contract with Aspen Systems.

Orlando Housing Authority
Orlando Housing Authority

 

Provided Technical Assistance to the Orlando Housing Authority regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded mixed-income HOPE VI revitalization project.

North American Management
North American Management

 

Under a HUD multi-year sub-contract provided Technical Assistance to over 10 Public Housing agencies regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded section 8 programs.

Rensselaer Housing Authority
Rensselaer Housing Authority

 

Provided Technical Assistance to the Rensselaer Housing Authority regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded section 8 programs.

HANO
Housing Authority of New Orleans

 

Provided Technical Assistance to the New Orleans Housing Authority regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded mixed-income HOPE VI revitalization project.

Lockheead Martin
Lockheed Martin

Under a HUD multi-year contract provided Management and Technical Assistance to over 40 Public Housing agencies regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded mixed-income revitalization projects. Also responsible for successfully writing 5 million dollar multi year RFP response and implementation of HUD's Neighborhood Networks initiative.

New Beginnings Reentry Services
New Beginnings Reentry Services 

 

Providing technical assistance to New Beginnings Reentry Services. Positioning the Community Based Organization to apply for Federal, State, and local funding. Successfully assisted the organization in raising over $1,000,000 in new funding.

Greene Metro Housing Authority
Greene County Metro Housing Authority

Provided Technical Assistance to the Greene County Metro Housing Authority regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded section 8 programs.

DC Housing Authority
DC Housing Authority 

 

Provided technical assistance to the District of Columbia Housing Authority, Resident Services Department regarding Federal, community, and supportive services grants with HUD and the U.S. Department of Labor.

Housing Authority City of Tulsa
Housing Authority of the City of Tulsa

Provided Technical Assistance to the New Orleans Housing Authority regarding the implementation of its Federally-funded mixed-income HOPE VI revitalization project.

Howard University
Howard University

 

Provided technical assistance to Howard University's Center for Sickle Cell Disease regarding the implementation of its Annual Sickle Cell Walk. Also provided assistance to position the center to apply for additional Federal, State, and local funding.