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Jeffrey Promnitz

Jeffrey is the Chief Executive Officer of Zeffert & Associates Inc., a nationwide leader of affordable housing compliance services. As one of the longest running expert organizations in the field, Zeffert establishes multiyear and on-the-spot partnerships with the full spectrum of industry stakeholders such as property management firms, owners, syndicators, developers, housing authorities, and state finance agencies.

Jeffrey stands firmly for the growth and protection of these clients’ investments because they power the affordable housing of more than just families, but entire communities. He also believes in the advocacy efforts that industry trade groups make, which are critical to expanding the accessibility of homes for everyone. As CEO, Zeffert has produced its largest volumes of compliance services including tenant file reviews, property inspections, utility allowance reports, and training class enrollments. For more than two decades and headquartered in St. Louis, Zeffert’s services reach every state and territory within the jurisdiction of the IRS, HUD, and USDA.

Jeffrey is a regular speaker at a wide range of conferences, serves on advisory committees and boards, and outside of Zeffert enjoys teaching as adjunct faculty with the University of Missouri – St. Louis in the College of Business Administration. He holds professional designations in affordable housing, earned a master’s degree in business, and a bachelor’s degree in medical microbiology.
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  • Angela Strickland  Housing Authority of the City of Brunswick
  • Douglas S. Faust  Decatur Housing Authority
  • George Edge  Housing Authority of the City of Americus
  • J. Richard Parker II  Athens Housing Authority
  • Jacob L. Oglesby  Housing Authority of the City of Augusta
  • Ken Sadeckas  Atlanta Housing Authority
  • Len Williams  Housing Authority of Columbus
  • Mark Wright  Housing Authority of the City of Marietta
  • Melanie C. Thompson  Hinesville Housing Authority
  • Mike Austin  Housing Authority of Macon-Bibb County

Meet the Founder

Robert H. Zeffert

Bob was the managing partner of Zeffert & Associates from the time he founded the company in 1994 until his retirement and sale of the company in 2014. He oversaw all development and strategic planning. He also used his knowledge in database development and system design to improve efficiencies and profitability. Everyone at Zeffert wishes Bob a happy retirement!

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