Timothy O'ConnellDirector,Legislation & Policy
As Director, Legislation and Policy, for Century Housing Corporation
, Mr. O'Connell
is responsible for representing the interests of the Corporation, its affiliates, partners and clients at the federal, state and local levels, including matters relating to funding, regulation, and oversight.Mr. O'Connell is Century's primary liaison with elected representatives, legislative staff, and appointed administrative officials in the on-going effort to assure that affordable housing and related issues receive appropriate consideration.Immediately prior to coming to Century Housing Corporation, Mr. O'Connell served as Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer, San Diego Housing Commission.In that position, he provided policy support to the CEO and Board of Commissioners, as well as serving as primary liaison between that agency and the Mayor and City Council, who served as the City's Housing Authority. Mr. O'Connell served Maureen O'Connor during her term as Mayor of the City of San Diego as Director of Program Development for Growth & Development.
...Mr. O'Connell received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Diego, School of Law.Mr. O'Connell is currently president of the California Association of Local Housing Finance Agencies (CAL-ALHFA).He is also a member of the American Planning Association (APA), the California State Bar, and the Urban & Regional Information Systems Association (URISA).