Residential Options of Florida
Sheryl Soukup is the president of Soukup Strategic Solutions, providing nonprofits with expertise in fundraising and nonprofit management. Soukup serves executive director for Residential Options of Florida (ROOF), a nonprofit with a mission to empower individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to successfully obtain and maintain affordable and inclusive housing of their choice. Under Soukup’s leadership, ROOF established and now operates Florida’s first statewide Community Land Trust. Previously Soukup served as executive director of a nonprofit housing developer with properties originally financed and later rehabbed using LIHTC, SAIL, USDA-RD, CRA and CDBG funds. Soukup’s work has been recognized by the National Association for Community Development with the Audrey Nelson Community Development Achievement Award (2010).