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President & CEO

Marshall E. Crawford, Jr., MPA

President and CEO

Mr. Crawford is an experienced nonprofit executive and shares THF’s commitment to help individuals and communities create and maintain affordable and healthy places to live and work. As the President and CEO, his responsibilities include organization leadership and management, strategic planning, resource development, management of loan portfolio and lending operations and community external relations.

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Meet The Housing Fund Staff

David Parrish

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
David is responsible for strategic leadership and accounting operations.  He provides leadership for the organization along with standard and custom financial reports to the CEO and Board of Directors to assess the financial status of The Housing Fund.

(615) 515-2204

Angela Belcher

Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Angela provides leadership and strategic vision to the organization. She enhances all operational, managerial and administrative procedures, reporting structures
and operation controls for The Housing Fund.

(615) 515-2201

Alisha Haddock

Senior Vice President, Director of Community and Economic Development
Alisha manages our commercial lending activities and property development.  She ensures implementation, and evaluation of a community and economic development activities while managing our impact.

(615) 515-2206


Mary Beth Ikard, APR

Communications Manager
Mary Beth develops strategic communication and grant-writing strategies to build community awareness about THF programs and initiatives, and leverage funding opportunities.


Dan Evenson

Senior Staff Accountant
Dan works in the Finance Department with a focus on cash, accounts receivable, accounts payable and special projects as assigned.


Candice Winburn

Senior Mortgage Advisor
Candice leads our downpayment assistance loan and home improvement products; conducts outreach and works closely with our lending partners.

(615) 515-2211


Freda Brownlow

Senior Mortgage Advisor
Freda provides guidance and counseling to consumers interested in homeownership opportunities. She also leads our homebuyer education and money management activities. 

(615) 515-2203

Joanna Foust

Relationship Manager, Community and Economic Development
Joanna is a business development strategist that works across all programs and initiatives providing community outreach efforts to develop and implement marketing strategies that advance The Housing Fund’s organizational goals and objectives.

(615) 551-2751

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Trantell Knight

Community Impact Specialist
Trantell is responsible for managing the grant resources provided to individuals and families to help create and maintain affordable and healthy places for low- and moderate-income people to live.

(615) 515-2219


Hannah Belcher

Staff Accountant
Hannah works in the Finance Department with a focus on cash, accounts receivable, accounts payable and special projects as assigned.

(615) 515-2207


Hunter Haislip

Credit Analyst, Community and Economic Development

Hunter provides support to the Community and Economic Development team by providing credit analysis of financial information of real estate developers interested in utilizing THF resources for the development of affordable housing and community facilities.


John Hawk

Staff Accountant

John manages The Housing Fund’s diverse loan portfolio, contributes to building borrower relationships and has the lead responsibility for the processes and databases that THF uses to analyze, service and report on its loan portfolio.



The Housing Fund has a variety of industry professionals who volunteer their time and provide support to THF staff

Partners and Financial Supporters

THF is supported by a variety of Corporations, Governments, and Foundations.

History of THF

The Housing Fund, Inc was established in 1996 as a private, 501(c)(3) organization to finance affordable housing and neighborhood revitalization projects throughout Middle Tennessee, including Montgomery County.


We are hiring! Click on the Employment tab under “About” to learn about opportunities with The Housing Fund!


Get In Touch

Contact Us:

Mailing address: PO Box 657

Madison, TN 37116

Physical location:
1009 Gallatin Pike S
Madison, TN 37115

(615) 780-7000