Between 1998-2019, Michael Bodaken served as head of the National Housing Trust (NHT). During his tenure at the organization, Michael served as President of NHT, NHT-Enterprise Preservation Corporation (NHT-Enterprise) and the National Housing Community Development Fund (NHTCDF).
Under his leadership, the Trust financed and preserved more than 30,000 affordable homes throughout the nation, leveraging more than $1 billion in financing. NHT, through its subsidiary NHTCDF, provides low-interest loans to affordable housing developers across the U.S. Additionally NHT owns and operates nearly 4000 affordable apartments along the East Coast and Illinois.
Michael is currently a consultant for the National Resources Defense Council and the Center for Community Investment. He teaches part time at the University of Maryland.