Senior Vice President of Operations
Latweeta joined the Elm City Communities/Housing Authority of New Haven (ECC/HANH) team as SVP of Operations in May 2020. She has years of experience in HUD Public Housing Programs with a solid background in Asset Management and the Housing Choice Voucher Programs. Ms. Smyers managed 22 third-party Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) affordable housing developments and coordinated modernization projects for HUD Capital Fund Grants.
Over the past 6 years, Ms. Smyers worked with RAD Project Based Voucher (PBV) and Project Based Rental Assistance (PBRA) units as well as RAD relocation. Her strengths include aligning agency needs with HUD regulations while managing programs and monitoring operations. She currently holds a Masters of Social Work and several housing certificates.