The Executive Director is responsible for the following areas of management:
Plans, directs, and oversees the activities and operations of the San Antonio Housing Trust Foundation, including management of the Housing Trust, Finance Corporation, and Public Facility Corporation.
Serves as the primary staff person for the Housing Trust, Housing Trust Foundation, Finance Corporation, and Public Facility Corporation Board of Trustees.
Works with the Housing Trust Fund Board of Trustees to set the strategic direction of the Trust, and to develop and refine guidelines and policies pertaining to the Housing Trust Foundation.
Establishes effective working relationships with City of San Antonio departments, neighborhood leaders, and other individuals and groups on long-term revitalization and reinvestment goals and related projects.
Works closely with Finance Corporation and Public Facility Corporation legal team to negotiate and execute affordable housing developments in San Antonio.
Represents the Housing Trust in local and national partnerships.
Responsible for development of non-Trust sources of financial support for Trust operations, Trust supported projects, Trust formulated affordable housing policies, and endowments for the Housing Trust Fund.
Effectively communicates with the City of San Antonio's business community, banking community, and neighborhood organizations regarding the objectives and purposes of the Housing Trust Fund, Finance Corporation, and Public Facility Corporation.
Provides technical assistance and expertise on affordable housing grant programs, i.e. HOME/CHDO, NAHP, etc., in the applications and proposals process.
Administers policies and procedures. Reviews and signs Trust Foundation communications and contracts. Explains, justifies, and defends Trust programs, policies, and activities, as needed; and negotiates and resolves sensitive, crucial, and controversial issues.
Attends City Council meetings and takes necessary action regarding Council agenda items. Makes formal presentations to city staff, City Council, outside organizations, and businesses, as necessary. Serves on City department panels and committees to support City of San Antonio’s Coordinated Housing System.
Administers and coordinates funding award process with designated entities. Keeps current with relevant federal, state, and City of San Antonio regulations. Prepares request for proposals packages related to Housing Trust Fund Programs. Disseminates information to the community regarding housing policies and the availability of housing programs. Coordinates RFP process. Analyzes proposals submitted for funding and makes recommendations to the Housing Trust Fund Board of Trustees regarding the economic feasibility of individual projects.
Responsible for developing and monitoring key performance indicators and metrics to measure impact and for sharing data related to funding options for revitalization projects and neighborhood demographics.
Other related duties and responsibilities as may be needed and defined by the Housing Trust Fund Board of Trustees.