About

Team

Learn about the Team at Georgia Housing & Finance Authority, including our Chief Financial Officer, Deputy Commissioner of Homeownership, and Senior Director of Bond Finance.
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William G Dews

Chief Financial Officer

William G. Dews, Chief Financial Officer from July 1, 2023 to present; Deputy Chief Financial Officer from May 2023 to June 2023; Accounting Director of the DCA Finance Division from August 2018 to April 2023; DCA Budget Manager from September 2013 to July 2018; DCA Operations Manager from January 2012 to August 2013; Chief Financial Officer for Parts and Repair Technical Services, Inc. from 2007 to 2010; Director of Human Resources for Parts and Repair Technical Services from 2005 to 2007; Director of Administration and Finance from 2000 to 2005 for Southeast Airlines, Inc; Instructor from 1998 to 2000 for Tidewater Technical School.  Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Hampton University.

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Wesley Brooks

Deputy Commissioner of Homeownership

Wesley Brooks, Deputy Executive Director and Deputy Commissioner of Homeownership from July 2023 to present; Affordable Homeownership Lead, Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo from December 2021 to June 2023; Chief Housing Officer, Atlanta Habitat for Humanity from June 2017 to November 2021; Manager of Policy and Outreach, Georgia Department of Community Affairs from October 2014 to June 2017; Coordinator, Green and Healthy Homes Initiative 2011-2017; Bachelor of Architecture, Hampton University; Master of City and Regional Planning, Georgia Institute of Technology

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David Sullivan

Senior Director of Bond Finance

David Sullivan, Senior Director of Bond Finance from August 2023 to present; GHFA Financial Analyst November 2022 to August 2023; International Settlements Accounting Manager, Global Payments Inc., January 2022 to September 2022; GHFA Senior Accounting Manager for GHFA Bond Fund, September 2020 to January 2022; GHFA Accounting Manager for GHFA Bond Fund, January 2017 to September 2020; Accounting Manager for Georgia Regional Transportation Authority (GRTA) and Georgia State Road and Tollway Authority (SRTA), July 2016 to January 2017; Accounting Supervisor for GRTA, January 2014 to July 2016; Staff Accountant for GRTA, October 2013 to January 2014. David has been an integral part of the Bond program for all of his tenure at the Authority.  He holds a Master’s Degree in Professional Accounting from Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business, and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration, with a concentration in Finance and Management, from Georgia State University’s Andrew Young School of Policy Studies.

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Nathan Christiansen

Director of Bond Finance

Nathan Christiansen, Director of Bond Finance from October 2022 to present; Office Director of Homeownership Finance in the Homeownership Division from January 2021 to October 2022; Single Family Loan Portfolio Manager from September 2015 to December 2020; Manager of Closing, Funding, Servicing and CDF Data Exchange at HomeSafe Georgia from December 2010 to August 2015.  Prior to joining the Authority, Mr. Christiansen worked in the retail banking industry concentrating in investments and insurance.  He also worked in real estate for a title company, overseeing the closing and funding teams during the mid-2000s housing bubble.  B.S.B.A. (Finance), University of Central Florida.