Habitat Affordable Group
As the Vice President of Affordable for Habitat Affordable Group, Mye’l Lassiter oversees the operations for over 6,000 units and growing. She is dedicated to helping families find affordable housing and is committed to making housing clean, safe, sanitary, affordable, sustainable, attainable, and available.
Mye’l is a seasoned professional in the affordable property management industry with over 20 years of experience. She began her career in 2003 as a temporary employee and has worked her way up through various positions, gaining valuable insight and expertise along the way. She is well-known for her strategic approach to turning troubled properties around, solving intricate operational issues, and developing operational policies that create not only a great place to live, but also a positive work environment.
Throughout her career, Mye’l has worked with notable companies and has gained extensive experience with various housing programs, including but not limited to Section 8, Section 811, LIHTC, SRN, CLIHTF, Permanent Supportive Housing, and more. Mye’l holds several certifications, including Certified Occupancy Specialist, Tax Credit Specialist, REAC, Management Occupancy Review Specialist, and more.
Mye’l firmly believes that housing is not just a basic necessity, but also a crucial factor in maintaining mental stability and overall well-being. For Mye’l, the business of affordable housing is not just about buildings, but about people. She strives to enhance the quality of life for residents by effectively adding value to their living experience. With her passion, expertise, and dedication, Mye’l continues to make a significant impact in the affordable property management industry.