Kenya Pleasant

Business Development: Director of Development

Kenya is responsible for establishing partnerships and identifying potential development opportunities. She brings 20 years of affordable housing finance and development experience serving in a variety of capacities including underwriting, transaction structuring, development, and asset management roles for a private affordable housing REIT, two national LIHTC syndicators, a not-for-profit affordable housing developer and a multi-family financier. After beginning her career in investment banking, Kenya went on to play an integral role in the development and preservation of thousands of units throughout the country.

Kenya currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Wake County Housing Finance Corporation and the Community League of the Heights (CLOTH) based in New York City. She also serves on the Real Estate Advisory Committee for Southeast Raleigh Promise.

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