Jacquie has served as the Executive Director of AHC since 1997 when we began operations. She has a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Massachusetts and a master’s degree in social work from Indiana University. She is certified by the state as a CDBG federal grant administrator and by the National Development Council as a Housing Development Finance Professional. She has been recognized with an Athena Award from the Marion-Grant County Chamber of Commerce (2006), the Community Building award by the Grant County YWCA (2009), the Neighborhood Association Spirit of Service Award (2011), a Public Service Award from the IU-Kokomo SPEA Advisory Board for outstanding public service to North Central Indiana communities (2011), and a Housing All-Star Award from the City of Marion (2014).
Jacquie has and continues to serve on a variety of other boards. She is currently inspiring another generation of community developers in her role as an adjunct professor at Indiana Wesleyan University.
Our Board Members:
Chief Financial Officer
Bonnie provides leadership and coordination of agency operations with financial planning, debt financing, and budget management functions.
Areas of expertise: Purchasing/Payroll/Accounting, Human Resources, Contracts/Grants Management.
Lorri makes AHC’s programs successful through: client education and counseling services; project compliance services; and rental property management.
Areas of expertise: Rental Property Management, Individual Development Accounts, Foreclosure Prevention Counseling, Unemployment Bridge Program Assistance, Pre-purchase Counseling.
Housing Counselor/Senior Advisor
Lucinda provides housing counseling for a variety of needs and supports other counselors as needed to ensure quality service.
Areas of expertise: Pre-purchase Counseling, Foreclosure Prevention Counseling, Unemployment Bridge Program Assistance, Home Repair/Refinance Counseling.
Housing Counselor/Property Management Specialist
Tequila manages agency rental properties, including qualification and re-certification of tenants; provides housing counseling; and maintains AHC’s compliance with various standards and programs.
Areas of expertise: Rental Property Management, Educational Development Accounts, Foreclosure Prevention Counseling.
Annette provides housing counseling for clients across 14 counties.
Areas of expertise: Foreclosure Prevention Counseling, Unemployment Bridge Program Assistance.
Kellie manages community development plans, projects, opportunities and programs; works with staff to help create safe, clean and empowering communities; and strives to establish and maintain effective tenant relations.
Areas of expertise: Community Development, Business Development, Rental Property Management.
Sicilia directs client communication to appropriate staff; conducts IFPN client intake and assists staff with program implementation and compliance.
Areas of expertise: Customer Intake, Foreclosure Prevention Assistance, Unemployment Bridge Program Assistance.
Scott maintains and enhances AHC properties including the main and south office buildings, rental housing, and grounds.
Areas of expertise: Building Maintenance.
Finance and Administration Assistant
Katie connects distressed homeowners across the State of Indiana with local housing counseling agencies as a part of the Indiana Foreclosure Prevention Network.
Areas of expertise: Foreclosure Prevention Assistance