Board Contact Information
If you would like to contact one of our Commissioners, please reach out to Housing Catalyst CEO Julie Brewen for assistance: [email protected]; 970-416-2917
Current Board of Commissioners
Jennifer Wagner, Chairperson
Jennifer Wagner is a life-long Fort Collins resident who is passionate about housing and has focused her career on Northern Colorado real estate and finance. Wagner specializes in residential construction lending and is currently a Senior Vice President for Bank of Colorado. She has served on several other community and regional boards and organizations.
Lizette Mill, Vice-Chairperson
A NAHRO Certified Commissioner, Lizette served on the Villages Ltd, board for three years. Lizette is a retired software developer and technical consultant who has been active in community development since 1996, when she moved into a Fort Collins neighborhood she helped design and develop. She is the treasurer of a small community-owned business.
Emily Francis, Commissioner
Emily Francis represents District 6 on the Fort Collins City Council and serves as Mayor Pro Tem. She is the Partnership and Grants Director at The Family Center/La Familia, overseeing projects that address critical concerns in our community, including the preservation and protection of affordable housing. She previously served as a member of the City of Fort Collins Women’s Commission and was a volunteer nutrition educator for the Larimer County Human Services Department.
Ann Green, Resident Commissioner
Ann Green has a background in nursing and mental health with a focus on gerontology. Her professional experience focused on client services across several industries. Green’s heartfelt understanding of the needs of elderly and disabled citizens brings valuable perspective to the Board as it continually looks for ways to build strong communities that support individual well-being.
Cathy Mathis, Chairperson
Cathy Mathis is a partner with TB Group, an award-winning design studio providing excellence in landscape architecture, master planning, and illustration. She has more than 30 years of professional planning experience throughout Northern Colorado. Mathis previously served on the Board of Directors for Housing Catalyst’s affiliate, Villages, Ltd. She has also served on the Fort Collins Chamber of Commerce board and Front Range Community College’s Advisory Committee for Drafting and Design.
Anne Nelsen, Commissioner
Bio coming soon