DutiesHousing Catalyst, formerly Fort Collins Housing Authority, was formed as a quasi-governmental entity under state legislation in 1971. Housing Catalyst (HC) is the largest affordable housing developer and property management company in Fort Collins and one of the top performing housing authorities in the country. HC secures both public and private sector funds to develop and manage housing for people earning below 60% of the area median income. The agency owns over 1,000 affordable rental homes and assists more than 2,200 households through its services.
Through intergovernmental agreements, HC administers programs for the Larimer County Housing Authority and the Wellington Housing Authority. Leadership, advocacy, and policies for governing operations are vested in the Board of Commissioners.
Recommended QualificationsHousing-related experience with sensitivity to the housing needs of lower income persons. Per Colorado Revised Statue (CRS) 29-4-205 one commissioner may be a city official and at least one commissioner shall be an individual who is directly assisted by the organization.
Meeting Schedule3rd Thursday of each month at 7:30 a.m. | View meeting schedule
Meeting LocationHousing Catalyst Conference Room, 1715 W. Mountain Ave
Time Commitment5-6 hours/month
December 31, 2018 - Cathy Mathis and Jake Joseph
December 31, 2020 - Ann Green and Nicole Staudinger
December 31, 2022 - David Bye and Hepburn Wilkins