Senior Vice President for Administration and External Affairs & Chief of Staff
Elizabeth Strojan was appointed Senior Vice President for Administration and External Affairs & Chief of Staff on October 5, 2021. Prior to that appointment, she led HDC’s Strategic Initiatives, overseeing Communications, Government Affairs, Policy & Analytics, and Human Resources, and she works closely with the leadership team on agency-wide and interagency priorities. Ms. Strojan joined HDC in 2017 to lead Government Affairs, also advising the City’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development on federal affairs. Before joining HDC, Ms. Strojan founded the state and local policy program at Enterprise Community Partners and got her start in affordable housing as a Paul D. Coverdell Peace Corps Fellow at University Neighborhood Housing Program in the Bronx. Elizabeth holds a dual master’s degree in economics and international political economy and development from Fordham University and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Centre College.