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Tuesday, August 29 • 3:45pm - 5:00pm
Resilience Through a Recession: What to Expect and How to Mitigate the Challenge.

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Having managed through the Mortgage Crisis and COVID, affordable housing organizations and the businesses that support them are now bracing for a long-anticipated recession that has been surprisingly slow in unfolding.  The implications vary in terms of probability, magnitude and duration, and the solutions to manage through the challenge are equally complex.  Our team will examine historical experiences and a range of possible outcomes and strategies to address the shock.

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Thurman "Tony" Smith

SVP, Southeast Territory Executive, PNC
With more than 30 years in banking and community development, Tony leads PNC's CRA lending and investing practice for the southeastern US.  He has and serves on several CDFI boards, co-chaired the City of Chicago Inclusionary Housing Task Force, is Treasure of the Cook County Land... Read More →
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Mary Fellows

Senior Vice President, Neighborhood Lending Partners, Inc.
Mary Fellows is NLP's EVP/COO. Mary has over 20 years experience in contract management and compliance reporting for state and federal programs.Mary also tracks program impact to insure NLP's operations are in alignment with the Company's overall mission. She has created compliance... Read More →
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Andrew Jakabovics

VP, Policy Development, Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.
Andrew Jakabovics is vice president for policy development at Enterprise Community Partners. Andrew oversees the Policy Development & Research team, researching issues related to affordable housing, equitable housing and community development, housing finance, foreclosures and neighborhood... Read More →
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Trey Price

Government Affairs Consultant, Gunster Law Firm
Trey Price works from Gunster’s Tallahassee office as part of the Government Affairs team. Prior to joining the firm, Trey served as Executive Director for the Florida Housing Finance Corporation (FHFC). During his tenure, FHFC launched the Hometown Heroes Housing Program, which... Read More →

Chris Shear

COO, McDowell Housing Partners

Tuesday August 29, 2023 3:45pm - 5:00pm EDT
Salon 3/4