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Broward County Housing Authority Board of Commissioners Elects Jennifer Nicole as Chair
The Board of Commissioners for Broward County Housing Authority (BCHA) has elected Jennifer Nicole to be its Chair for fiscal year 2013-2014.
By: Broward County Housing Authority
Nicole, an attorney and shareholder with the firm of Gunster, Yoakley and Stewart, PA in Fort Lauderdale, was appointed to the BCHA Board of Commissioners in December of 2010.
“Commissioner Nicole’s legal expertise and commitment to our mission of providing affordable housing solutions for the people of Broward County has made her an invaluable asset to our Board of Commissioners,”
Nicole is a resident of Plantation who graduated from the University of Miami and the University of Virginia School of Law. She has been active in the community as a member of the Junior League of Fort Lauderdale.
Longtime BCHA Board member, Mercedes J. Núñez, was named Vice Chair for 2013-2014.
Commissioner Núñez attended NYU Prep School, Hunter College and State University of New York at Binghamton. She is actively involved with the Muscular Dystrophy Association and was recently named as a Hispanic Woman of Distinction by Latina Style, the nation’s leading publication for Hispanic businesswomen.
“Day in and day out, Broward County Housing Authority helps families and individuals improve their lives,” Nicole said. “Commissioner Núñez and I are committed to helping provide safe, affordable housing for Broward County residents.”
About Broward County Housing Authority
Founded in 1969, Broward County Housing Authority (BCHA) creates housing opportunities for nearly 12,000 county residents by utilizing public and private funding. It focuses on providing affordable housing through the ownership/management of properties, administration of rental subsidies and counseling of homeowners and prospective owners. Established under Chapter 421, Florida Statutes, BCHA is an independent special district of the State of Florida. For more information, visit www.bchafl.org.