Director of Housing Development
Bobbi joined ORFH’s staff in October of 1998 after working in the for-profit arena for five years. She has been a Housing Development Specialist with ORFH for the past ten years and was promoted to Director of Housing Development in October of 2008. She provides leadership and training to ORFH staff in the development of affordable rural housing.
She has over sixteen years of experience in the development of affordable housing in Oregon, Oklahoma, Wyoming, New Mexico, Montana, Texas and Washington resulting in more than 1,200 units serving low-income, elderly, developmentally disabled, and farmworker households.
Bobbi recently completed work on a Community Service Center in Granger, Washington which houses Northwest Communities Education Center and their outreach arm Radio KDNA, a Spanish speaking public radio station. The center houses several service enriched organizations, a 2,000 square foot community and classroom area, technology center, exhibition/art space and an outdoor cultural plaza.