From Dothan Housing's press release:
Dothan Housing (DH), a Moving to Work (MTW) Expansion Agency under the Landlord Incentives Cohort #3, is pleased to announce its membership in all five national affordable housing associations! These agencies include the Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA), the MTW Collaborative, the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO), the Public Housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA), and the National Leased Housing Association (NLHA). DH maintains its spirit of excellence by being the only Public Housing Authority (PHA) in Alabama to hold membership in all five associations!
DH’s goal is to position itself where it remains surrounded by the industry's finest and most innovative PHAs in the country. Membership is an opportunity to work cohesively with PHAs nationwide to further the affordable housing agenda nationally and utilize the best practices learned, tools obtained, and resources garnered within the City of Dothan and the Wiregrass Metro Area. DH understands the power of collective action and the significance of having great relationships with the local and regional HUD Field Offices and national HUD headquarters.
CLPHA remains a pivotal association in uniting the largest agencies under the banner of affordable housing advancement. DH is proud to be one of the 70 PHAs advocating for, researching, analyzing the state of, and educating the public and elected officials on affordable housing needs.
"The invitation to join CLPHA is an honor and reflects the hard work, consistency, and dedication of our team chasing better. We remain humbled, and our resolve is to maintain our stature as a PHA of the future that is focused on addressing the affordable housing crisis nationally and in the Wiregrass Metro Area," says Dr. Michael C. Threatt, DH’s Chief Operating Officer (COO).