Our Associates

 

 

Our Associates

THE EXECUTIVES

THE MANAGERS

Ronnette Smith

Senior Trainer

Ronnette is an affordable housing expert across multiple funding restrictions and training disciplines. Once a rising star in the field, she is now widely considered a "must-have" for properties that require teams with proficiency in compliance. Ronnette's students boast designation pass rates amongst the highest in the nation because of her unique ability to make otherwise complicated information logical.

Ronnette has worked in the Affordable Housing industry since 2001. She started her career in Low Income Housing Tax Credit as a Compliance Coordinator, then branched out as a Sales and Marketing Manager, and now as a Trainer. She has overseen more than 30 communities at varying levels, which has created a vast depth of knowledge from multiple vantage points. Ronnette is a motivated, energetic, and goal-oriented trainer, which makes her a great asset to the Affordable Housing industry. Ronnette helps Zeffert ensure wide territory coverage coast to coast. She is a graduate of Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida.

Ronnette holds the HCCP, HCM-R, and FHS designations.

THE ASSOCIATES

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • 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!