Letitia Patin

Letetia Patin

General Counsel

Letetia is the general counsel for DHA, a role that touches every aspect of the organization. Her wide-ranging responsibilities include managing real estate transactions, lease enforcement, and contract negotiation. She approaches every task with an unwavering commitment to DHA’s mission and a passion to serve the community.

Letetia began her journey in public housing at the Tacoma Housing Authority (THA) where she worked in several roles in the Housing Choice Voucher department. In 2006, she moved to the DFW area and worked at Fort Worth Housing Solutions while attending law school.

Prior to joining DHA in 2018, Letetia managed a local general practice law firm. After several years of managing the firm, Letetia elected to return to a career in public housing. She served as policy analyst and staff attorney for DHA before becoming DHA’s general counsel.

Letetia has served as an Executive Board member of the L. Clifford Davis Legal Association, as Co-Chair of J. L. Turner’s Dallas Black Woman Attorney (DBWA) committee, and on the board of Legal Aid of Northwest Texas.

Letetia graduated from the University of Washington, cum laude, with a B.A. in Urban Studies and Nonprofit Management. She received her J.D. from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law (now Texas A&M University School of Law) where she was inducted as a member of the National Order of Barristers.


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