Brenda Fonseca

Director of Housing Services, HCV Program

Brenda Fonseca has over 31 years of experience working in the public housing industry. As of 2019, Brenda Fonseca is the director of housing services in the Housing Choice Voucher Program at DHA. In her role, Brenda oversees department functions to achieve departmental missions and assure compliance of all activities with state and federal laws, as well as DHA policies and procedures.

Starting her career in 1985, Brenda’s first position was with the Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority as an occupancy specialist. She was with the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority for 21 years and assisted the agency in maintaining their “High Performer” status under the Section Eight Management Assessment Program (SEMAP). Throughout the course of her career, Brenda has managed all aspects and components of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program, the Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program and the Housing Quality Standards (HQS) Inspections.

Providing leadership, performance management, and problem resolution, Brenda is committed to housing families and encouraging self-sufficiency. As a natural collaborator, Brenda loves that she has the opportunity to interact with and learn from wonderful people every day. Outside of work, Brenda enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, watching tennis and traveling.


Troy Broussard

President, Chief Executive Officer and Board Secretary

David Zappasodi

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Chetana Chaphekar

Chief Financial Officer

Tim Lott

Vice President of Capital Programs

Brooke Etie

Vice President of the Housing Choice Voucher Program

Dr. Myriam Igoufe

Chief Research and Innovation Officer

Dr. Maggie Deichert

Vice President of Policy Development & Research

Karon Arnold

Karon Arnold

Director of Compliance and Training

Shannon Bramlet

Director of Housing Operations

Brenda Fonseca

Director of Housing Services, HCV Program

Keytha Nettingham

Keytha Nettingham

Director of Housing Operations

Griselda Prado

Director of Housing Series, Compass Point Select

Debbie Quitugua

Director of Capital Technical Programs

Syed Raza

Director of Procurement

Will Sanders

Will Sanders

Director of Information Technology

Monica Tharp

Director of Human Resources