Helmi A. Hisserich is distinguished leader in housing policy and development with a robust track record of developing and scaling sustainable solutions and implementing effective programs to address the housing and homelessness crisis in California. Ms. Hisserich excels at aligning the interests of advocates for social change, government agencies, philanthropic, and private capital investors. Over the arc of her career, she has advanced housing policy and development programs in the City of Los Angeles under different administrations and working with a wide range of civic and community leaders while remaining focused on broad City goals amid constant change. Ms. Hisserich holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Comparative Literature from the University of Southern California and a Master of Business Administration from Cornell University. In 2011, she attended Harvard Kennedy School of Government program for Senior Officials in State and Local Government.