Paula McDonald Rhodes

President
Invictus Development, LLC

Paula McDonald Rhodes is a co-founder of InVictus Development, a Tampa-based multifamily affordable housing development company. Prior to forming Invictus in 2015, Ms. Rhodes spent nine years as Norstar Development USA’s Director of Development in charge of all Norstar multifamily affordable housing development in the States of Florida and Alabama, all in partnership with public housing authorities. Ms. Rhodes practiced law for over 20 years before joining Norstar, first with the Carlton Fields firm where she was an equity shareholder, then as embedded counsel for Raymond James Tax Credit Funds, Inc. Ms. Rhodes is a graduate of Duke University, Institute of Policy Sciences and Public Affairs, and Duke University School of Law. Since 2014, Ms. Rhodes has served on the Board of Directors of the Coalition of Affordable Housing Providers, became its Vice Chair in March 2016, and assumed the role of Chair from March 2017 – March 2019.