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  • Georgina Mascarenhas
    Georgina Mascarenhas
    Interim CEO and VP, Property Management

    Georgina manages over 700 units—and growing! She joined Palo Alto Housing in 2006 as Director of Property Management, and has since been named VP, Property Management. She brings over 20 years of progressive experience in multi-family property management with expertise in landlord/tenant law, fair housing, and issues related to affordable and subsidized housing.

    BA, Psychology, Saint Lawrence’s College, Karachi
    Administrator, Palo Alto and Mountain View BMR Programs

  • Quinsia Ma
    Quinsia Ma
    Chief Financial Officer

    An accountant with over 20 years of progressive experience, Quinsia Ma joined Palo Alto Housing in 1999. She is committed to ensuring the financial integrity of the company and its affiliates, and serving the fiscal needs of The Housing Development, and Property Management Divisions. She monitors financial policies and procedures, internal controls and reporting systems, and supervises accounting, payroll, and human resources.

    BS, Business Administration, California State University, San Jose.

  • Kate Young
    Kate Young
    VP, Resident Services

    Named a “Local Hero” by the MidPeninsula Media Center in 2011, Kate Young is committed to an empowering living environment for PAH residents. She oversees The Resident Services Division, bringing onsite services in education, health, and social services to PAH residents. She has been at Palo Alto Housing for nearly 15 years.

    BA, Asian Studies, University of Puget Sound
    MA Candidate, Intercultural Relations, School for International Training
    ESL Certificate, Seattle University
    Founding Board Member, DreamCatchers
    Certified Youth Program Quality External Assessor

  • Keri Lung
    Keri Lung
    VP, Housing Finance and Portfolio Management

     

    Keri has over 25 years of experience in affordable housing, economic development, urban and environmental planning. She joined PAH in 2016 after 11 years at MidPen Housing Corporation where she contributed significantly to that organization’s growth, including developing more than 900 units of affordable housing in Santa Clara, San Mateo and Alameda counties. As a consultant before that, Keri helped develop the award-winning “Opportunity Center” for the homeless in Palo Alto. She began her career as an environmental planner in San Mateo County, managed economic development projects in New York City, and headed the Port of San Francisco’s first Planning and Development Division. Keri now provides strategic direction on the financing of affordable housing developments and optimal positioning of Palo Alto Housing’s portfolio.

    BS, Applied Earth Sciences, with honors, Stanford University
    Masters in City Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Lauren Bigelow
    Lauren Bigelow
    BMR Administrator

    A Bay Area transplant originally from Texas, Lauren Bigelow is an active member of the Silicon Valley progressive community. With over a decade of marketing and community experience, she manages the City of Palo Alto Below-Market-Rate (BMR) rental and ownership programs, Mountain View Employee Homebuyer Loan Program and most recently, the City of Mountain View’s BMR rental program.

    BA, Theater and Communications, Goucher College
    BS, Psychology and Social Action, Palo Alto University