Mark C. Wiesendanger is the Director of Development for the Maine State Housing Authority. Mark recently returned to his home state after several years working at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in Seattle, WA, and Washington, DC. There he worked in the Office of Multifamily Housing Development with FHA-insured programs, the Rental Assistance Demonstration, and Low Income Housing Tax Credits. He also helped lead a major nationwide reorganization and training effort. Previously, Mark worked in the residential and commercial construction industry in Southern Maine and Washington State. He received a BS in Business Administration from the University of Southern Maine, an MBA from Seattle University, and is a graduate of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management’s Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) Program. He is a member of the Maine Development Foundation’s latest Leadership Maine cohort. He is Vice President of the Board for Row House Inc., Hallowell, Maine’s historic society, and on the City of South Portland’s Arts and Historic Preservation Committee.
AC19 Presentation: New Approaches to Housing Our Heroes