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.


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Barry Barker

Board Chair
Executive Director
Transit Authority of River City

Clay Stinnett

Chair Elect
Executive Vice President
Chief Strategic Officer
Stock Yards Bank

Robert Vice

Attorney, Reed, Weitkamp, Schell & Vice

Billie Wade, CPA

Executive Director, HOPE of Kentucky, LLC

Marita Willis

Major Gifts Officer, American Red Cross

Tim Barry

Executive Director, Louisville Metro Housing Authority

Maria Bouvette

Chief Financial Officer, Louisville & Jefferson County Riverport

Jamie Shockley Davis

Global Brokerage Engineering, United Parcel Service

Laura Douglas

Community Leader

Lori H. Flanery

CEO, New Directions Housing Corp.

William Gatewood

Executive Director, Metro Housing Resource Center

David Howard, Jr.

Vice President of Equity, 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

Community Leader

Mark Offerman

Community Leader

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

Steve Stratton

Community Leader

Tammy Thomas

Senior Vice President,
Director of Affordable Housing
Citizens Union Bank

Joseph Tolan

Community Leader

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

Mike A. Hynes

President, The Housing Partnership, Inc.

Mayor Greg Fischer

Ex Officio Member
Mayor, Louisville Metro

Mike Hynes


Andrew Hawes

Executive Vice President

Lisa DeSpain

Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Patrick Cornett

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Elizabeth Agerton

Housing Counselor

Dorothy Bedu-Addo

Staff Accountant II

Laura Bettencourt

Portfolio Manager

Beneva Bibbs

Accounts Payable Specialist

Antoya Brandon

Property Manager

Landen Burcham

Senior Project Manager

Tara Carman

Assistant Compliance Manager II

Christina Combs

Director of Accounting and Treasury

Brittany Cotton

Senior Property Manager

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

Michael Gardner

Director, Housing Resources


Regina Garr

Assistant Property Manager

Johnny Gibson

Manager of Finance & IT

Lynda Gibson

Housing Counselor

Lisa Gritton

Senior Property Manager


Melody Hall

Compliance Manager

Jo Ann Henning

Human Resources Administrator

Linda Holland

Executive Assistant to President

Josh Hooper

Director of Housing Production


Maria Irvin

Senior Property Manager

James Lauder

IT Manager

Carmelita Luna

Staff Accountant II


Traci Robertson

Senior Property Manager


Mary Ronayne

Senior Housing Counselor

Paulette Sublett

Property Manager

Martina Surma

Communications Coordinator

Olivia Sweeting

Property Manager

Allison Thomas, Jr.

Manager of Acquisitions & Inspections

Denny Vorhees

Maintenance Supervisor

Tiffany Williams

Property Manager

Susan Wayne

Marketing Manager

Michelle Wheeler

Portfolio Manager