President and 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.

(615) 780-7000



Meet The Housing Fund Staff

Angela Belcher

Director of Programs and Policy
Angela analyzes the effectiveness of the programs operated by The Housing Fund.  She develops methods to improve the effectiveness and efficiencies of those programs.  She reviews agency programs and policies for compliance with their required rules and guidelines.  Angela analyzes growth opportunities for new initiatives within the scope of THF’s charter and vision.

(615) 515-2201

Candice Winburn

Lending Specialist
Candice is responsible for coordinating the processing, underwriting and closing of Down Payment Assistance loans.  She works with borrowers, lenders, title companies and other related agencies for loan evaluation, approval and closing.

(615) 515-2211

Dan Evenson

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

(615) 515-2212

Freda Brownlow

Lending Associate
Freda is responsible for servicing loans to individuals, including receiving loan payments, issuing payoffs, and managing collections and delinquencies.

(615) 515-2203

Kate Hinson

Chief Financial Officer
Kate is responsible for all accounting operations and provides standard and custom financial reports to the CEO and Board of Directors to assess the financial status of The Housing Fund.  She is responsible for coordinating and facilitating THF’s annual outside audit and has oversight for the outsourced IT Department.  She ensures protection of financial, customer and other sensitive information through appropriate policies and procedures.

(615) 515-2204


Terry Woodall

Director of Lending Strategy and Operations
Terry 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.

(615) 515-2209

Nicole Robben

Development Lending Officer

Responsible for residential, commercial, and neighborhood and community facilities lending with a focus on loans that improve and enhance the communities of low to moderate income families.

(615) 515-2219





Position is Open

Operations Administrative Assistant
Provides administrative support and exceptional customer service to The Housing Fund staff and its customers.


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.


The Housing Fund, Inc. does not currently have any open positions.

Interested In Working With The Housing Fund?

Want to join the team that is changing the face of Tennessee by creating affordable housing options for new home owners and creative lending options for developers?