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Next Board Meeting

Dates, Locations and Board Materials for upcoming Board Meetings.

Press & Media

CalHFA press releases, articles that have appeared in newspapers and other media.

2015/2016 Annual Report

The FY 2015/2016 Annual Report and its supporting documents are now available online.

Executive Staff Profiles

Tia Boatman Patterson

Tia Boatman Patterson, Executive Director by appointment of Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. since August 2014. J.D. McGeorge School of Law. Previously: General Counsel at the Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) (2009-2014); Special Assistant to California State Assembly Speaker Karen Bass (2008-2009) and California State Assembly Speaker Fabian Núñez (2005-2008); Senior Associate, Best Best and Krieger LLP (2003-2004); Agency Counsel, SHRA (1999-2003); Policy Consultant for several California State Assembly Committees including Housing and Community Development (HCD) (1995-1999); Law Clerk, Greve Clifford Wengel and Paras (1992-1995). Boards/Councils: Board of Directors for the National Council of State Housing Agencies (since 2015); BBVA Compass Bank Community Advisory Board (since 2015); Federal National Mortgage Association Affordable Housing Advisory Council (since 2015).

Donald Cavier

Donald Cavier, Chief Deputy Director since February 2015. B.A. University of California, Davis. Previously: Director of Finance at the Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) (2007-2015); Finance Manager, SHRA (1998-2007); Senior Internal Auditor, First Union Bank-TMS (1995-1998); Inventory Control Auditor, Nissan Motor Acceptance Corp. (1994-1995); Underwriter, American Portfolio Services, Inc. (1993-1994). He earned the Certified Internal Auditor and Certified Financial Services Auditor designations in 1998, and he became a licensed real estate broker in 2006. Councils: Appointed by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. to the California Homeless Coordinating and Finance Council in 2017.

Lori Hamahashi

Lori Hamahashi, Comptroller since April 2014. B.S., California State University, Sacramento. Previously: Acting Comptroller, CalHFA (2013); Deputy Comptroller, CalHFA (2009-2013); Accounting Administrator II, CalHFA (2006-2009); Accounting Administrator I (Supervisor), CalHFA (2002-2006); various accounting positions for CalHFA.

Timothy Hsu

Timothy Hsu, Director of Financing since July 2012. B.A. Wesleyan University. Previously: Financing Risk Manager, CalHFA (2005-2012); Vice President at a major Wall Street investment bank (2003-2004); Financing Officer, CalHFA (2002); Senior Consultant at a leading quantitative consultancy (1995-2001). He earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2007, and he earned the Financial Risk Manager designation in 2008.

Liane W. Morgan

Liane W. Rhodes, Chief Information Officer since July 2012. B.S., California State University, Sacramento. Previously: Acting Chief Information Officer, CalHFA (2010-2012); IT Project Manager, CalHFA (2005-2012); Various programming positions at CalHFA (1987-2005), Systems Engineer, EDS (1984-1987).

Lori Hamahashi

Kathy Phillips, Director of Marketing since October 2016. A.S., Computer Science. Previously: Marketing Communications Manager, CalHFA (2015-2016); Website Manager/Digital Marketing Manager, CalHFA (2002-2015); Help Desk Specialist, CalHFA (2001-2002); Technical Support Manager, (2000-2001), Y2K Technician (Consultant), Sutter Health (1999-2000), Support Manager, Walmart (1992-1997).

Diane Richardson

Diane Richardson, Director of Legislation since January 1999 and President of the CalHFA Mortgage Assistance Corporation since 2010, Previously: Deputy Legislative Secretary for Governor Wilson (1998); Director of Legislation for the California Environmental Protection Agency (1997); Deputy Director for Legislation and other positions, Office of Planning and Research (1983-1996); Legislative Aide, California State Assembly (1981-1983).

Anthony Sertich

Anthony Sertich, Director of Multifamily Programs since July 2015. B.A., University of California, Berkeley. Previously: Acting Programs Administrator for Asset Management and Multifamily (May – June 2015); Financing Risk Manager (2013-2015); Financing Officer (2008-2013); Financing Specialist (2006-2008); Financing Associate (2004-2006); Actuarial Analyst, Watson Wyatt Worldwide (1998-2003).