Portland, MAINE - Dec. 20, 2012 - Greg Payne, a Development Officer at Avesta Housing, has been named to the board of directors of the Genesis Community Loan Fund.
At Avesta, Greg works to provide quality affordable housing to Maine people and preserve the existing stock of affordable multi-family housing in Maine. Greg also serves as the Coordinator of the Maine Affordable Housing Coalition, an organziation committed to ensuring that all Mainers are adequately and affordably housed.
Greg has more than 16 years of experience in issues related to housing and homelessness. He earned a B.A. in Economics from the College of the Holy Cross and a J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law. He also currently serves on the board of directors of the National Low Income Housing Coalition.
Based in Damariscotta, the Genesis Community Loan Fund provides flexible, below-market financing and expert assistance to affordable housing and community groups across Maine.