ALISON COLVARD is a housing consultant specializing in assisting clients in all areas of affordable housing for over 25 years. Clients include non-profit and for-profit developers seeking to develop affordable housing utilizing housing tax credits and various subsidy programs. Prior to her current role she served as Vice President of the Southeastern Region for Red Capital Group providing equity and debt for affordable housing from 2003 to 2009. She also served as Vice President for a regional developer developing over 9,000 units of affordable housing in 17 states from 1992-2003. Alison has extensive program experience in housing credits, SAIL, PLP, HOME and other affordable housing programs. Her most recent efforts include the successful development of two affordable housing communities in Florida for adults with special needs, securing and closing over $33M in funding.