2014

July 2014

PRESS RELEASE and PHOTO

FOR: IMMEDIATE RELEASE

From: Peoples’ Self-Help Housing (PSHH)

Contacts: Annette Montoya (805) 540-2452 or Rochelle Rose (805) 699-7227

Date: July 17, 2014

Joseph Thompson Appointed Chief Operating Officer at Peoples’ Self-Help Housing

Joseph Thompson MSW has been appointed Chief Operating Officer at The Duncan Group, the property management division of Peoples’ Self-Help Housing (PSHH), it was announced by President/CEO John Fowler.

“Peoples’ Self-Help Housing is very pleased to have such an experienced and outstanding manager such as Joe Thomson join our team. He will be a great addition to our already-great property management effort,” stated Fowler.

Previously, Thompson was Regional Vice President of Property Operations at Mercy Housing in Seattle, Washington where he was responsible for 63 properties and 2,500 units of affordable housing. He also worked at the Archdiocesan Housing Authority, Seattle, Washington as Director of Affordable Housing.

Thompson graduated from the University of Arizona, Tucson and earned a Master’s of Social Work in non-profit administration from the University of Washington, Seattle. He was board president of the Council for Affordable Rural Housing, Washington State Chapter from 2009-2012 as well as serving on the Affordable Housing Management Association board concurrently.