Nancy O. Andrews Speaks at White House on Affordable Rental Housing
LIIF President and CEO Nancy O. Andrews participated in the White House’s “Next Generation Housing Policy: Convening on Rental Housing” event in October. The event brought together 100 policy makers, academics and practitioners to discuss ehancing policy to better support low income families and neighborhoods and affordable rental housing financing. On her panel, “Rental Housing and Low Income Households,” Ms. Andrews suggested opportunities for housing policy to help combat the problem of childhood poverty in America. Keynote speakers at the event included Melody Barnes, Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council, and Larry Summers, Director of the White House National Economic Council.