Katherine Carter is a dynamic community development professional with over 7 years of industry experience. She was the Community Development Manager for the Northeast/Mid-Atlantic region at the National Community Stabilization Trust, where she manages the efforts of the Neighborhood Stabilization Initiative – a joint collaborative of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to address foreclosure and vacant housing in Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey housing markets.

Katherine has a wealth of experience in the community development field including affordable housing development, federal affordable housing finance programs, stakeholder engagement and state/local housing policy. She has previously worked for the Prince George’s County Department of Housing and Community Development administering the Community Development Block grant program where she worked closely with HUD, the State of Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development overseeing a $20 million energy efficiency award from the U.S. Department of Energy , and Neighborworks America.

She has received a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from the University of the District of Columbia in Washington, D.C. and a Master’s degree in Social Science Administration from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. In addition, Katherine is an adjunct faculty member at Strayer University, where she teaches various courses in Sociology. Katherine currently resides in Waldorf, MD with her husband Jordan and son Jay where she enjoys volunteering with local charities and taking Zumba classes.

Community Strategies 360, Inc. – 2021