For Immediate Release
Contact: Charla Jackson Peter
October 21, 2008
Phone: (502) 564-7630, ext. 454
Kentucky Housing Corporation (KHC) Board of Directors Chairman,
William E. Summers, V, announced today, October 21, that Richard L.
McQuady has been named chief executive officer.
“The Board is pleased that Rick has accepted this position,” said
Summers following the announcement. “He has many years of program and
financial experience with Kentucky Housing Corporation. This experience
and his leadership ability will prove to be an asset while he leads the
McQuady was named interim chief executive officer in January 2008 and
has worked at the Corporation for 23 years. He is a native of
Louisville, Kentucky, and is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky
University. Now a resident of Lexington, Kentucky, McQuady said he is
looking forward to continuing his service at KHC and building statewide
partnerships that provide affordable housing opportunities for
“I am looking forward to working with KHC’s Board, staff and housing
partners across the stateto continue our reputation of being one of the
most successful state housing agencies in the nation,” said McQuady.
dy has previously served Kentucky Housing as controller, chief
programs officer, chief operating officer and chief financial officer.
He is a certified public accountant (CPA) and is a member of the
Kentucky Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. He holds a
bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s degree in business
administration from Eastern Kentucky University.
Kentucky Housing Corporation, the state housing finance agency, was
created by the 1972 General Assembly to provide affordable housing
opportunities. As a self-supporting, public corporation, Kentucky
Housing offers lower-than-market rate home mortgages, housing production
financing, homeownership education/counseling, rental assistance,
housing rehabilitation and supportive housing programs for special needs
Kentucky Housing Corporation prohibits discrimination in employment
based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual
orientation, gender identity, ancestry, age, disability or veteran
For more information, contact:
Kentucky Housing Corporation | 1231 Louisville Rd., Frankfort,
502-564-7630; 800-633-8896 (KY only); TTY 711