MacArthur Foundation Names New President
Robert Gallucci, dean of the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, will take over as president of the MacArthur Foundation on July 1.
Veteran Mortgage Exec to Lead FHA
David Stevens, a veteran mortgage executive focused on single-family housing, has been appointed head of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA).
CHFA’s Alexander Announces Retirement
Milroy Alexander, executive director of the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA), announced his retirement, effective in November.
Rural Housing Administrator Named
Tammye H. Trevino has been appointed administrator for housing and community facilities at the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development agency.
New Head of CDLAC Appointed
SACRAMENTO, CALIF.—Sean L. Spear has been named executive director of the California Debt Limit Allocation Committee (CDLAC) by state Treasurer Bill Lockyer.
Edward Mazria Receives Hanley Award for Visionand Leadership in Sustainable Housing
Washington, D.C.—Santa Fe, N.M., architect and champion of building energy efficiency Edward Mazria, AIA, was named this year’s winner of The 2009 Hanley Award for Vision and Leadership in Sustainable Housing
IHDA Names New Executive Director
Chicago—Gloria L. Materre, deputy chief of staff for Gov. Pat Quinn, has been appointed executive director of the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA).
HUD Names New Leadership for Troubled New Orleans Agency
Federal housing officials have put a new team in place to lead the troubled Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO).
BRIDGE Housing Names CEO
Cynthia A. Parker, a regional president for Mercy Housing, has been selected as president and CEO of BRIDGE Housing, one of the largest affordable housing developers and owners in California.
With so much at stake in the recent elections, ARCHITECTURAL LIGHTING asked: How do you think the 2008 U.S. presidential election will impact the lighting industry? Here, the presidents of the two principal professional U.S. lighting organizations offer their perspectives before and after the...