As Owner and President of Saigebrook Development, Lisa Stephens has more than 20 years of experience in developing, financing and operating affordable housing, offering clients unparalleled insight into the market.
Ms. Stephens received her BA in Accounting and Finance from the University of Florida and is certified by the U.S. Green Building Council as a LEED® Green Associate. She currently serves on the National Green Building Standards’ Green Advisory Council. She previously served on the board of the Florida Green Building Coalition and the Florida Coalition of Affordable Housing Providers.
In 2009, Ms. Stephens was named by Affordable Housing Finance magazine as one of twelve “Young Leaders,” a prestigious award honoring individuals under the age of 40 who have been nominated by their peers and colleagues as the next generation of affordable housing and community development leaders.
Partnering regularly with O-SDA Industries, another powerhouse WBE- and HUB-certified real estate development consulting firm, Saigebrook has been part of 25 successful 9% Low-Income Housing Tax Credit applications in 10 years.