The 2019 National Cohousing Conference in Portland, Oregon was a huge success. For information about future conferences visit the CohoUS website and subscribe to the newsletter. You can view and download a souvenir PDF with photos and more info about the conference.
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Wendy Willbanks Wiesner

Partnerships for Affordable Cohousing
Executive Director
Denver, CO
As Executive Director of Partnerships for Affordable Cohousing Wendy:
  • Identifies national models, opportunities and best practices that can inform local efforts. 
  • Utilizes standardized legal and financial documents to simplify project planning and development, while at the same time incorporating innovative ways of engaging/organizing groups and evaluating projects (where applicable). 
  • Develops new methods for financing community-designed, developed and managed housing, with an eye to lowering the cost of capital and reducing risk. 
  • Cultivates relationships with national, regional and local financial intermediaries, helping them to appreciate, value and effectively underwrite unique and highly-contributing community-driven projects.