Director of Strategic Initiatives
Jeannine Dunn started with the Housing Authority of Baltimore City (HABC) in 2011 while it was operating under the name of Baltimore Housing. In her role as Special Assistant to the Commissioner/Executive Director, she worked for both Baltimore City's Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) and HABC. She later became Senior Director of Policy, Programs and Strategic Initiatives. Her focus is on providing high-level support to the Executive Director while advancing agency initiatives through policy and program analysis. Prior to joining HABC, Ms. Dunn was Managing Attorney at St. Ambrose Housing Aid Center, Inc., where she managed the legal services program in the Foreclosure Prevention department. She has broad experience in the areas of housing and community development, legal services, public policy and legislation, nonprofit management and strategic planning. Jeannine has lived and worked in the Baltimore area for over 20 years and has dedicated her career to public interest and affordable housing issues. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Maryland at Baltimore County and holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Baltimore.