Laurie McGrath began her career with Peabody Properties in 1995, in the position of Property Manager for a large affordable housing community in the Greater Boston area. Over the years she has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to service; as her skills and accomplishments strengthened, her role within the company expanded to Regional Manager, and Operations Director. She currently serves as Vice President of Affordable Housing. Primary roles include:
- Maintaining a high standard of client service, consistent with the company’s reputation for excellence in business practice. She provides leadership and guidance to the assigned Regional Managers, and, together with the Principals of PPI, establishes a strategic plan for the positioning of each regional portfolio to allow for new business growth.
- Over 15 years’ experience in the management of residential properties for client investors and, she specializes in working with non-profit organizations, primarily serving affordable housing communities under one or more of the following programs: Section 8, LIHTC, HOME, 202, 236, 13A, HSF, Capital Preservation funds & MRVP programs.
- A graduate of Framingham State College, she currently holds several designations through the National Affordable Housing Management Association, including the National Affordable Housing Professional – Executive Level (NAHP-e), the Specialist in Housing Credit Management (SHCM) and the Fair Housing Certification (FHC).
- In addition, she holds the designation of Tax Credit Specialist (TCS) through NCHM and her C3P awarded by Spectrum.