Rainbow Lin

Senior Vice President of Finance, IT and Administration

Senior Staff


Rainbow Lin joined the Elm City Communities/Housing Authority of New Haven (ECC/HANH) team as Sr. VP of Finance, I.T. & Administration in June 2018.

Rainbow has 20+ years of experience in the public housing industry, holding senior management positions such as the Chief Financial Officer and the Deputy Executive Director of Administration.  Her specialties include planning and directing the financial plans of diversified complex governmental organizations with multiple non-profit affiliates.  Major accomplishments include the implementation of cost saving and revenue generation strategies, strengthening the operating reserves and restricted cash reserves for development and capital improvement needs, streamlining procurement processes, conversion of automated information systems and technology enhancement for operational efficiencies.

Rainbow has a BA in Business Administration and a Masters in Accounting.  She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) registered under the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

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