Laurie Swertfager draws on more than 18 years of experience in residential real estate compliance and property management in her capacity as AJB Consulting’s Compliance and Affordable Housing Practice Area Leader. Laurie provides additional support between the software and the requirements of affordable programs (LIHTC, HUD, HOME and RD) to ensure the expectations of our clients are achieved through internal processes as well as the full functionality available within the software used. Prior to joining AJB in 2017, Laurie spent nearly her entire career with ConAm Management in Central California, where she was responsible for the company’s more than 220 affordable housing communities nationwide and trained, audited, and supported all company properties in California, Arizona, Washington, Nevada, Colorado, Kansas, Texas, and Missouri. Laurie is experienced in working with on-site, regional, and corporate office staff and executives to ensure affordable housing program compliance and continuity across policies, procedures, training, and operating standards. She holds a California real estate license, an ARM designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management, and the Housing Credit Certified Professional designation from the National Association of Home Builders, and is a Certified Occupancy Specialist and Tax Credit Specialist through the National Center for Housing Management. Laurie is also a certified National Credit Professional-Executive through the Housing Credit College.