Bios

1.    Eric Enderlin, President, joined HDC in 2016.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Master of Science in Urban Planning and Policy, both from Rutgers University.

2.    Richard Froehlich, First Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer joined HDC in 2003.  He holds a B.A. degree from Columbia College and a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.

3.    Anthony R. Richardson, Executive Vice President Development, joined HDC in 2014. He holds a B.A. in Business Administration from Morehouse College, an MPA from Columbia University and an MPA in Public and Economic Policy from the London School of  Economics and Political Science. 

4.    Cathleen Baumann, Sr. Vice President and Treasurer joined HDC in 1988. She received a B.A. in Accounting and Economics from Queens College of the City University of New York and an MBA in Finance from Baruch College's Zicklin School of Business of the City University of New York. 

5.    Ellen Duffy, Sr. Vice President for Debt Issuance and Finance, joined HDC in 2009. She holds a B.A. in Economics from Providence College. 

6.    Teresa Gigliello, Sr. Vice President for Portfolio Management and Executive Vice President, REMIC, joined HDC in 1985. She received a Bachelor of Science from St. John's University. 

7.    Susannah Lipsyte, Sr. Vice President & General Counsel, joined HDC in 2006. She holds a B.A. from Yale University and a J.D. from Georgetown University. 

8.    Ruth Moreira, Sr. Vice President of Development, joined HDC in 2000.  She holds a B.A. in Economics from Upsala College.

9.    Jim Quinlivan, Sr. Vice President of Administration & Chief of Staff, first joined HDC in 1996.  He holds a B.A. from New York University. 

10.  Elizabeth Strojan, Acting Chief of Staff & Vice President Government Affairs, joined HDC in 2017.  She holds a B.A. in Government from Centre College and a Master of Arts in Economics from Fordham University.

11.  Melissa Barkan, Special Counsel, joined HDC in 1999. She received a B.S. from the School of Business at State University of New York, Albany and a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School. 

12.  Jennifer Beamish, Assistant General Counsel, joined HDC in 2017.  She holds an M.S., in International History from The London School of Economics and Political Science, B.A, in History from McGill University, and a J.D. Law from      Northwestern University School of Law.

13.  Denis Belic, Vice President Housing Quality & Construction, joined HDC in 1994. He has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the New York Institute of Technology.

14.  Hannah Blitzer, Executive Director, Public Housing Finance and Lending Strategies, joined HDC in 2018.  She holds an MBA. from Yale School of Management and a B.A. from Wesleyan University.

15.  Lois Bricken-McCloskey, VP Human Resources, joined HDC in 2016.  She has a B.A. from Hunter College, City University of New York and an MPA from New York University.

16.  Claudine Brown, Associate General Counsel, joined HDC in 2004. She received a B.S. and Bachelor of Law from the University of West Indies and a Post Graduate Diploma from Norman Manley Law School. 

17.  Mary Bruch, Assistant General Counsel, joined HDC in 2019.  She received a B.A. from Barnard College of Columbia University and a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

18.  Paul Cackler, Chief Information Officer, joined HDC in 2018.  He holds an M.S. in Bioinformatics from Polytechnic Institute of New York University, obtained an M.A. in Anthropology from the University of Colorado and a B.A. in Anthropology and Linguistics from the University of Missouri.

19.  Sean Capperis, Vice President, Policy & Analytics, joined HDC in 2019.  He received a B.A from the University of Pittsburgh and an MPA from New York University. 

20.  Ping Choi, Assistant Vice President Network Operations, joined HDC in 1998. He holds an A.A. degree from the Art Institute of Philadelphia and is studying for a Visual Arts degree from the School of Visual Arts in New York.

21.  Christina Clarke, Senior Project Manager, joined HDC in 2015.  She received a B.S. in International Relations from Seton Hall University and an M.S. in Real Estate Development from Columbia University.

22.  Farina Cocker, Senior Project Manager, joined HDC in 2001.  She holds an M.S. in Management Information Systems from Pace University and a B.B.A. in Management Information Systems from Baruch College.

23.  Venkat Dharaneeswaran, Database Administrator, joined HDC in 2014. He holds a B.S and an M.S. from the College of Engineering in India. 

24.  Chanin French, Associate General Counsel, joined HDC in 2008. She holds a B.A. from Swarthmore College, a Master of Urban Planning from Hunter College, City University of New York and a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

25.  Lisa Geary, Vice President Cash Management, joined HDC in 2010. She received a B.S. degree from St. John's University.

26.  Julie Gonzalez, Senior Project Manager, joined HDC in 2020.  She holds a Master of Urban Planning from Hunter College, City University of New York and a B.A in Political Science from Seattle University.

27.  Vincent Guglietta, Assistant Vice President, Compliances, joined HDC in 2006.  He holds a B.S. in Political Science from Wagner College, New York City.

28.  Mary Hom, Chief Risk Officer, joined HDC in 2004. She holds a B.A. in Business Economics from Brown University.

29.  Steven Ignatiou, Senior Project Manager, first joined HDC in 1999. He holds a B. E. in Engineering Science from Hofstra University. 

30.  Sheila Iiams, Director, Project Management Office, joined HDC in 2018.  She holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Ateneo de Manila University.

31.  Leroi Jiles, Senior Project Manager, joined HDC in 2015.  He holds an M.S. in Real Estate Development from Columbia University and a B.B.A. in Finance from Morehouse College.

32.  Mary John, Vice President & Controller, joined HDC in 1986. She holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from Baruch College of the City University of New York. 

33.  Calvin Jones, Sr. Project Manager, joined HDC in 2019.  He received a B.A in Business Management from Moravian College and an M.A. in Real Estate from Georgetown University.

34.  Seshagiri Kintali, Oracle Business Intelligence Developer, joined HDC in 2019.  He received an M.S., Regional Engineering College (NIT) Rourkela, India.

35.  Madhavi Kulkarni, Vice President Enterprise Systems, joined HDC in 2001. She holds a Master of Science degree from the University of Auckland, NZ and a Master of Science from Osmania University, India. 

36.  Kaushikkumar Lad, Database Administrator, joined HDC in 2017.  He holds a Bachelor's Degree of Science (B.SC) - Mumbai University.

37.  Michael Lam, Senior System Administrator, joined HDC in1998. He holds an A.S. in Computer Science from LaGuardia Community College. 

38.  Raj Likky, Senior Programmer Analyst, joined HDC in 2013. He holds a B.S. in Computers and Statistics and a Master of Computer Applications from Osmania University, India. 

39.  Tinru Lin, VP Capital Markets, first joined HDC in 2009. She holds a Bachelor of Laws from National Taiwan University, School of Law and an M.S. in Urban Policy Analysis and Management from Milano School at the New School. 

40.  Xu Liu, IT Senior Business Analyst, joined HDC in 2020.  She holds a B.S in Applied Mathematics and Statistics from Stony Brook University, State University of New York.

41.  Josephine Logozzo, AVP Marketing, joined HDC in 2009.  She holds a B.S. in Marketing and International Business from New York University.

42.  Uyen Luu, Chief Accountant, joined HDC in 1997.  She holds a B.S. in Accounting from the College of Staten Island, City University of New York.

43.  Mohammad Mahmud, Sharepoint/NET Developer, joined HDC in 2016.  He received a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science from Bangladesh and a Master Degree in Computer Science from The City College of New York, CUNY.

44.  Stephanie Mavronicolas, Director of External Affairs & Deputy of Chief of Staff, joined HDC in 2016.  She holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Washington University and an MPA from New York University.

45.  Malcolm McGregor, Director, Policy and Analytics, joined HDC in 2017.  He received a B.A. in Government and a Master of Public Policy from the University of Virginia.

46.  Alex Medina, Vice President Compliance, joined HDC in 2007. He holds a B.S. in Communications from New York University.

47.  Carol Micallizi, Chief Accountant, joined HDC in 2017.  She received a B.S. in Accounting from Brooklyn College, City of New York.

48.  Ilana Moyer, Senior Project Manager, joined HDC in 2019.  She received a B.A. in Anthropology from Bryn Mawr College and an M.S. Urban Policy Analysis and Management from Milano School for Management and Urban Policy.

49.  Susan O'Neill, Vice President Preservation Programs, joined HDC in 1997. She studied Architecture at Pratt Institute and attended Brooklyn College.

50.  Trisha Ostergaard, Deputy Director, Credit, joined HDC in 2016.  She holds an M.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and a B.A. in International Affairs from Lafayette College.

51.  Thaddeus Piekarski, Associate General Counsel, joined HDC in 2007. He received a B.B.A and an MBA from Iona College, a J.D from Pace University and is a C.P.A. 

52.  Jaqueline Pimentel, Senior Project Manager Engineering and Architecture, joined HDC in 2012.  She holds a Master’s Degree in Architecture from Southern California Institute of Architecture and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Buffalo.

53.  Diane Pugacz, Associate General Counsel, joined HDC in 2000. She holds a B.S. from St. John's University and a J.D. from Fordham University. 

54.  Karen Santiago, Vice President Loan Servicing, joined HDC in 1984.  She attended Mahoney Business School.

55.  Sylvia Santiago, Assistant Vice President Leasing, joined HDC in 1987.  She holds a B.B.A. in Business Administration and Management from Pace University.

56.  Neil Saranga, Senior Internal Auditor, joined HDC in 2019.  He received a B.S. in Accounting from the College of Staten Island, CUNY.

57.  Robert Schmidt, Vice President Office Services, first joined HDC in 2006.  He attended the Police Academy in Bratislava, Slovakia.  Real Property Administrator, BOMI International, Independent Institute for Property and Facility Management (Anticipate Final Designation in 3/2020).

58.  Luke Schray, Vice President Development, joined HDC in 2011.  He holds a Masters in City Planning, Urban Design from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.S. in Geography from Penn State University.

59.  Manimegalai Sivaprakasam, Senior Oracle Developer, first joined HDC in 2008. She holds a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Madras in India and an M.S. in Operations Research and Computer Applications from Regional College of England in India.

60.  Moira Skeados, Deputy General Counsel, joined HDC in 2009. She holds a B.A. in History and Political Science from Trinity College and a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.  

61.  Kenton Stewart, Dir. Applications Dev., joined HDC in 2004. He holds a B.A. from Queens College of the City University of New York.

62.  Jeffrey Stone, Associate General Counsel, joined HDC in 2007. He holds a Bachelors degree from Columbia College and an LLB. from Cornell University Law School. 

63.  James Tafuro, Vice President Portfolio Analysis, joined HDC in 1987.  He holds a B.S. in Management from Nyack College.

64.  Jessica Valentino, Assistant General Counsel, joined HDC in 2019.  She received a B.A. from Fordham University and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.

65.  Merin Elizabeth Urban, Associate General Counsel, joined HDC in 2015.  She holds an A.B. in History from Colgate University and a J.D. from Emory University School of Law School. 

66.  Lisa Wertheimer, Associate General Counsel, joined HDC in 2019.  She received a B.A from Cornell University and a J.D. from Cornell Law School. 

67.  Clarissa Wertman, Assistant General Counsel, joined HDC in 2015.  She received a B.A. in Political Science from Boston University and a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

68.  Mica Wilson, Senior Project Manager, joined HDC in 2016.  She received a B.A. in African-American Studies and Anthropology from Columbia University and a Master in Urban Planning, Real Estate & Urban Redevelopment Concentrations from Harvard University.

69.  Gene Yee, Vice President Capital Markets, joined HDC in 2013. He holds a B.S. in Operations Research from Columbia University, School of Engineering and Applied Science. 

70.  Cheuk Yu, Deputy Controller, joined HDC in 1988. He holds a B.A. from Queens College of the City University of New York