Community Outreach Manager
St Johns Housing Partnership
DeAnna OFlaherty is the Community Outreach Manager for St Johns Housing Partnership (SJHP). She drives community engagement along with teaching financial literacy skills, counseling first time homebuyers and loss mitigation clients. DeAnna is a HUD Certified Housing counselor with a heart for affordable housing. She counsels more than a dozen Habitat for Humanity affiliates across the state to help families transition from tenant to homeowner and maintain homeownership. This innovative work with Habitat was recently featured in HUD Office of Housing Counseling newsletter “The Bridge”. DeAnna is a successful grant writer focused on education programs that bring financial literacy to every stage of life. She promotes the use of technology to reach rural and at risk clients over a large regional area.