Our Mission

We are a non-profit real estate development organization that creates affordable housing opportunities to encourage family stability and support and empower our community.

We Give you the Building Blocks

Whether you’re a developer looking for consultation on a new development, or a resident working toward financial stability, we can provide the foundation to reach your goals. HPI provides a wide range of services to the community, including Home Buyer Education, Foreclosure Intervention, Housing Programs, Real Estate Development, Resident Programs and Property Management.



 HPI’s Accomplishments

  • 9,383 affordable houses and apartments.
  • 5,805 local jobs created, including construction jobs.
  • Over 1,200 families have avoided foreclosure and kept their homes.
  • Built some of the first EnergyStar®-rated multi-family buildings in the state of Kentucky.
  • Over $98 million in Federal, State and Local revenue.
  • A total investment of $1,096,000,000

For more details on achievements browse our Annual Reports.




We are Hiring

Your career can make an impact. Join our mission to create, sustain and promote access to housing opportunities for all.

See Our Careers


Clay Stinnett

Board Chair
Executive Vice President
Chief Strategic Officer
Stock Yard Bank

Chair Elect

Billie Wade

Treasurer,CPA Executive Director, HOPE of Kentucky, LLC

Robert Vice

Attorney, Reed, Weitkamp, Schell & Vice

Marita Willis

Philanthrophy Officer, American Red Cross

Tim Barry

Executive Director, Louisville Metro Housing Authority

Maria Bouvette

Chief Financial Officer, Louisville & Jefferson County Riverport

Jamie Shockley Davis

Industrial Engineer, United Parcel Service

Laura Douglas

Community Leader

Lori H. Flanery

CEO, New Directions Housing Corp.

William Gatewood

Executive Director, Metro Housing Resource Center

Andrew Hawes

President, The Housing Partnership, Inc.

David Howard, Jr.

Sr. Vice President of Lending, Federation of Appalachian Housing Enterprises

Scott Keadle

Vice President, Jones Lang LaSalle

Doug Leezer

Director, Citi Community Capital

Rob Locke

Executive Director, Habitat for Humanity Louisville

Jennifer Moore

Vice President, Commercial Banking, PNC Bank

Diane Murphy

Regional Board Member, Wesbanco Bank

Mark Offerman

Local Mandate Preparer, Kentucky Legislative Research Commison

Andy Parker

Senior Vice President, Wilson & Muir Bank & Trust Co.

Andrew Pyles

President & CEO, Eclipse Bank

Becky Roehrig

Executive Director, River City Housing

Chuck Schram

Director, Power Supply, LG&E and KU

Joseph Tolan

Community Leader

Tammy Thomas

Senior Vice President, Director of Affordable Housing Citizens Union Bank

John Trawick

Community Leader

Richard Wimsatt

Assistant Vice President, Director of Workplace Strategy and Properties, Brown-Forman Corporation

Mark Wheeler

Chief Executive Officer, Central Bank

Mayor Greg Fischer

Ex Officio Member
Mayor, Louisville Metro

Andrew Hawes


Lisa DeSpain

Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Patrick Cornett

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Elizabeth Agerton

Single Family Development Assistant

Dorothy Bedu-Addo

Staff Accountant II

Landen Burcham

Senior Project Manager

Tara Carman

Assistant Compliance Manager II

Cheri Craycraft

Maintenance Administrative Assistant


Cynthia Dailey

Assistant Property Manager

Rosalie Dailey

Assistant Compliance Manager I

Jeremy Dyer

Senior Project Manager

Hannah Farley

Assistant Property Manager

Stephen Gallahue

Manager of Maintenance Operations

Michael Gardner

Director of Single Family Development

Lisa Gritton

Resident Resource Manager

Jo Ann Henning

Human Resources Administrator

Josh Hooper

Director of Housing Production

James Lauder

IT Manager

Jasmine Pickett

Housing Counselor

Audrey Ratcliffe

Senior Property Manager

Traci Robertson

Senior Property Manager

Paulette Sublett

Property Manager

Martina Surma

Executive Assistant to the President and Board Secretary

Allison Thomas, Jr.

Manager of Acquisitions & Inspections

Denny Vorhees

Construction Superintendent

Susan Wayne

Marketing Manager

Michelle Wheeler

Portfolio Manager

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