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Lautaro “Lot” Diaz

Vice President, Housing and Community Development

Community development; real estate financing and development; consumer financial services and mortgage lending and servicing; public/private partnerships for homeownership programs; housing counseling program management and training; structure and operations of community development corporations; technical assistance provision for local housing nonprofits

Master’s degree, urban planning, University of California, Los Angeles; bachelor’s degree, international relations, California State University, Northridge

Current Position:
Community development program development and implementation; technical assistance coordination to NCLR Affiliates in the areas of developing and financing real estate projects and developing homeownership programs; managing the operations of an economic development corporation, Hogar Hispano, Inc., which engages in real estate and financial services programming

Previous Position(s):
Director of Community Development, Mile High United Way in Denver, Colorado; Multifamily Sales Coordinator, Resolution Trust Corporation; Community Development Director, Chicanos Por La Causa, Tucson, Arizona