Cali SlepinLending Initiatives Manager
Cali joined the National Housing Trust's Lending Team in 2021. In this role, she leads the team's TOPA and Small Sites work in DC's Ward 7 and 8.
Prior to working at NHT, Cali was a Senior Associate for the Urban Land Institute's Advisory Services Program. In this role, Cali managed week long study trips that provided technical assistance for communities facing land use challenges across the United States.
Cali graduated with a Master of City Planning from UC Berkeley in 2021. Her capstone was done in partnership with the Housing Land Trust of Sonoma County, where she created a guide for Fannie Mae around building prefabricated homes in high-cost and disaster recovery areas. Cali holds a BA from Oberlin College, where she graduated with highest honors in Africana Studies and Anthropology.