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The Board of Directors that oversees the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency is made up of 13 members, representing different geographic areas and who have expertise in banking, mortgage servicing, home building and real estate sales. The Governor, President of the state Senate, and Speaker of the state House of Representatives each appoint four members, and these 12 members elect the 13th.

2020 Board of Directors meetings:

  • February 13
  • April 9
  • May 14
  • June 25
  • August 13
  • September 24
  • November 12
  • December 12

Board of Directors

J. Adam Abram, Chapel Hill

Patricia G. Garrett, Surf City 
Vice Chair

Leigh T. Brown, Harrisburg 

Joseph D. Crocker, Winston-Salem

Marc Isaacson, Greensboro

Paul S. Jaber, Rocky Mount

James C. Kearney, Sr., Henderson

Paul L. Kennedy, Shallotte

Derek Macleod, Wilmington

M. Charles Mullen, Rocky Mount

James W. Oglesby, Asheville

Chris C. Parrish, Raleigh

Tom E. Smith, Raleigh

Executive Team

Scott Farmer
Executive Director

Carrie Freeman
Chief Financial Officer

Patricia Amend
Director of Research, Information and Marketing Strategies

Christine Havericak
Director of Human Resources and Administration

Chris Austin
Director of Rental Investment

Sonia Joyner
Director of Home Ownership Programs

Paul Kimball
Director of Community Living and Rental Assets

Jennifer Percy
General Counsel

Tim Carroll
Chief Information Officer