Board of Directors

 

The Orange County Housing Finance Trust is governed by a nine-member Board of Directors. The board composition consists of the following: 

  • Two members of the Orange County Board of Supervisors;

  • Two countywide elected officials selected by the Board of Supervisors;

  • One representative each from the city that’s a member of the OCHFT with the largest population from each of the North, Central, and South Region Service Planning Areas;

  • Two city council members who are each selected from member cities, which are not already represented on the Board of Directors.  The selection of these Directors shall be made by a City Selection Committee from votes cast on a one-city-one vote basis by representatives of the city members that are not already represented.

The current board composition consists of the following:

 
Chair John Mark Jennings    City of Laguna Niguel – Mayor

Chair John Mark Jennings

City of Laguna Niguel – Mayor

Vice Chair Andrew Do    County of Orange Supervisor – 1st District

Vice Chair Andrew Do

County of Orange Supervisor – 1st District

Board Member David Penaloza    City of Santa Ana – Council Member

Board Member David Penaloza

City of Santa Ana – Council Member

 
Board Member Doug Chaffee    County of Orange Supervisor – 4th District

Board Member Doug Chaffee

County of Orange Supervisor – 4th District

Board Member Shari Freidenrich    County of Orange Treasurer-Tax Collector

Board Member Shari Freidenrich

County of Orange Treasurer-Tax Collector

Board Member Don Barnes    County of Orange Sheriff-Coroner

Board Member Don Barnes

County of Orange Sheriff-Coroner

 
Board Member Stephen Faessel    City of Anaheim – Council Member

Board Member Stephen Faessel

City of Anaheim – Council Member

Board Member Ed Sachs    City of Mission Viejo – Council Member

Board Member Ed Sachs

City of Mission Viejo – Council Member

Board Member Jamey Federico    City of Dana Point – Council Member

Board Member Jamey Federico

City of Dana Point – Council Member