Michael Nguyen - President and CEO

Michael
joined Atlantic Housing Foundation, Inc. in April, 2008 as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Michael has over 20 years experience as an executive in multifamily acquisition, development, rehabilitation, disposition and asset management. Prior to joining Atlantic Housing Foundation, Michael founded Cima Advisors, a real estate structured finance and asset management firm. Previously, Michael was a Partner at the Utley Group, a private equity firm with a key focus on multifamily acquisition and development. Before the real estate business, Michael was an investment banker specializing in mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, debt and equity placements. He was also a Principal with First Southwest Company in its corporate finance department and a Financial Analyst at Banque Paribas and Prudential-Bache in New York.

Michael holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and MBA from the University of Texas.



Wil Saqueton - Chief Financial Officer

Wil
has over 25 years of corporate financial management and public accounting experience, most recently in multi-unit services as the Chief Financial Officer of BRHACO, LLC dba Driver's Edge, a full service automotive repair and maintenance company.  Prior to BRHACO, he served as CFO of companies with multi-unit operations including Just Brakes with ~160 retail locations and SWS Environmental Services with ~25 service centers.  He also served as CFO of TransAtlantic Petroleum, Ltd., a publicly traded oil and gas exploration and production company.  Prior to his CFO roles, Wil worked at Intel Corporation for 11 years in various operational finance roles ending as the strategic controller of the Chipset Division generating $4 billion of annual revenue.  Wil began his career at Price Waterhouse in San Jose, California.  He earned his certified public accountant license in California and holds a B.A. in Accounting from Santa Clara University and an MBA from the University of California, Davis.


Heather Baker - Assistant Director of Operations

Heather has over 5 years of experience in the multi-family industry, the entire length of which has been with Atlantic Housing Management. She began her career with AHM in a conventional housing community as a Leasing Consultant in 2008, and was promoted within a year to the Assistant Manager position. She eventually moved to a senior housing community in West Fort Worth, where she began working with low income housing, until she was promoted to Community Manager in late 2011 at a conventional community in East Fort Worth.


Prior to AHM, she worked in the automotive industry for 6 years supervising the Dealer Registration and Dealer Services department of the largest Auto Auction in the state of Texas.

Belinda Solis - Associate Director of Operations

Belinda
joined Atlantic Housing in September 2016 and has over 17 years’ experience in housing management, all of which have been in Affordable Housing. She has extensive experience working with HUD, Low Income Housing Tax Credit, HOME, Bond, AHP, and local affordable housing properties. Belinda began her career with The John Stewart Company, in San Francisco, CA, as a Desk Clerk then quickly moving on to Assistant Property Manager, Property Manager, and most recently Regional Manager. Her portfolio consisted of senior, family and SRO properties, some of which offered supportive housing services. Belinda has experience with lease ups and distressed properties and overseeing rehabilitation projects. She is a Tax Credit Specialist (TCS), Certified Occupancy Specialist (COS) and Blended Occupancy Specialist (BOS).

Damon Hartman - Information Technology

Damon
has over 20 years of information technology and network administration experience in private, public and non-profit sectors. Prior to joining Atlantic Housing, Damon served as a Chief Pilot and Safety Manager for aviation companies based in the DFW area.

Damon graduated from Auburn University in 1994.

Kent Foster - Director of Development and Acquisitions

Kent
 joined Atlantic Housing in July, 2008. Kent has over 33 years experience in commercial real estate development, construction, asset management, leasing, disposition and account management. Kent has worked with Opus Corporation, Beck (HCB Contractors), Champion Partners and the Travelers Realty Investment Company. He has played an instrumental role in the sourcing, development and stabilization of a variety of project types including office, mixed-use, multi-family and industrial with an aggregate transaction value in excess of $1B. Kent holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas, is a past-Board member of the North Texas Commission and holds a Texas Real Estate License.

Shelia Maness - Director of Human Resources

Shelia
joined Atlantic Housing Foundation, Inc. on May 6, 2019 as Human Resources Director.

Shelia possesses several years of progressive human resources experience that has spanned across multiple industries including Fortune 500 companies through to family-owned businesses within both the public and private sector. She has proven to be an agile, collaborative, results-oriented leader with a mind for continuous improvement.

Shelia’s multiple years of hands-on HR experience is complemented by a J.D. (law degree), a Master’s degree in Human Resources & Labor Industrial Relations, and a Bachelor's degree in Sociology all from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


Sandie Fauss - Director of Community Services

Sandie Fauss 
joined Atlantic Housing Foundation team as the Manager of Community Services in 2019. She comes to us from the City of Cedar Park where she served as Neighborhood Services Coordinator, where she worked closely with neighborhood representatives and the City developing outreach and activities to respond to community-identified needs to increase the level of community engagement. Sandie has over 17 years of experience in education and program coordination. Her past community activities include founding the Casa Linda Forest Neighborhood Association in Dallas, serving on Preservation Dallas in various neighborhood preservation activities, and as an appointed board member of the City of Dallas. She holds a Master of Education Degree in both Special Education and Educational Administration with a Superintendent Certification. She is currently working toward a Dual Master of Science degree in Human Resource Development and Business Administration and holds a certification in Organizational Leadership and Development.