Senior Staff


Linda Mandolini has served as President of Eden Housing for 16 years, with prior positions as Director of Real Estate Development and Project Developer. Under her strong leadership, Eden Housing has become one of the most productive and successful nonprofit affordable housing developers in California. Linda oversees affordable housing production, resident support services, and property management, and a staff of 382 employees.

Since Linda became President, the organization has received numerous awards including being named as one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area in 2012, 2015, 2016 and 2017, and Healthiest Employers in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Journal for the past six years in a row (2012-2017).

Linda is a leader in housing policy on the local, state and national level. She serves or has served on the Boards of: The Housing Trust of Silicon Valley, Non-Profit Housing Association of Northern California (NPH), California Housing Consortium (CHC), National Housing Conference (NHC), Make Room, Enterprise Communities' Community Leadership Council, and International Housing Policy Exchange.  

Linda held various community development positions in Boston prior to moving to California in 1996.

Linda was inducted into the Alameda County Women's Hall of Fame in 2017 and has been honored with the 2016 SF Business Times Forever Influential Honor Roll, 2015 SF Business Times "Bay Area's Most Influential Women" award, 2014 SF Business Times "Bay Area's Most Influential Women" award, 2011 SF Business Times "Bay Area's Most Influential Women" award, 2011 SF Business Times "Northern California Real Estate Women of Influence" award, 2011 Affordable Housing Management Association (AHMA) Pioneer Award, and 2008 East Bay Business Times "Women of Distinction" award.

    Linda received her A.B. from Wheaton College in Massachusetts, and earned an M.B.A. at Boston University. In her free time, Linda is an avid bicyclist and frequently rides for charitable causes.

    ANDY MADEIRA, Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development

    As Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development of Eden Housing, Andy Madeira leads Eden’s Real Estate Development team, and is responsible for heading Eden's strategic growth in affordable rental development, operating property acquisitions, and portfolio recapitalization/preservation.

    Andy has worked in affordable housing and community development for over 25 years, and has an extensive background in affordable housing development and project financing. Prior to joining Eden Housing in February of 2014, he was a Senior Banker for JP Morgan Chase Community Development Banking. He also served as Vice President, Real Estate Development for Citizens Housing Corporation, and as a Director of Real Estate Development at BRIDGE Housing Corporation, and as a Vice President at Community Preservation and Development Corporation in Washington, DC. 

    Andy also has significant real estate lending and finance experience having spent six years at Fannie Mae’s American Communities Fund, which financed affordable housing development, provided joint venture equity for workforce housing, and loans to local governments. Before his work in affordable housing, Andy practiced law at nonprofit organizations in California and Philadelphia.

    Andy continues to be active in community development, serving on the Board of Directors for the Northern California Community Loan Fund, and as a Loan Committee member of the Enterprise Community Loan Fund.

    Andy received a J.D. from Boston University School of Law and a B.A. in Economics with Honors from the University of California at Santa Cruz.

    LEANNE MORFORD, Vice President of Systems and Infrastructure

    As Vice President of Systems and Infrastructure, Leanne coordinates with other team leaders in the oversight of property operations functions, including compliance and property management. She takes the lead on implementation and expansion of Eden’s systems, such as Yardi and the Property Management Scorecard. Leanne also oversees lease-up efforts for all new properties.

    Leanne joined Eden Housing Management, Inc. (EHMI) in April 2009 having been in the property management industry for over 6 years. She began her career in affordable housing as an Internal Operations Manager at Eden’s corporate office. In July of 2010, Leanne was promoted to the position of Compliance Manager and in October of 2011 she was promoted to the position of Associate Director – Property Operations. 

    Leanne is a Board Director of the Affordable Housing Management Association of Northern CA, Nevada, Hawaii (AHMA-NCH).

    Leanne received her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Sonoma State University.

    TATIANA BLANK, Chief Financial Officer
    As Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Tatiana Blank is responsible for corporate and real estate development accounting, finance and asset management, and business technology operations of Eden Housing, its affiliates and ownership entities.
    Tatiana works closely with the Finance and Audit Committees of the Board of Directors, and she directs and manages Eden’s relationships with lending institutions, shareholders, and the financial community. Tatiana leads Eden’s finance team, which oversees Eden’s total assets of more than $1.15 billion with combined annual operating revenue of more than $86 million.
    Prior to transitioning to this role, Tatiana was Eden’s Vice President of Portfolio Finance and Asset Management, in which she ensured that all properties within Eden Housing’s portfolio maintain a strong financial position, comply with all contractual, regulatory, and statutory requirements, and full all internal and external reporting requirements in an accurate and timely manner.
    She brings more than 20 years of real estate finance and accounting experience, joining Eden’s senior management team in 2016. Prior to joining Eden, Tatiana was the Vice President of Corporate Finance of ROEM Development Corporation, a for-profit real estate developer and general contractor, where she had worked since 2007. Previously, she also worked as a Tax and Audit Manager at Novogradac & Company, a public accounting firm specializing in tax credit financed affordable housing projects. She is a Certified Public Accountant.
    Tatiana received her degree in business administration with concentration in accounting from San Francisco State University.
    LISA RYDHOLM, Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Talent Development

    As Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Talent Development, Lisa Rydholm provides leadership and oversight of the Human Resources functions for the organization. She is responsible for developing, implementing, and coordinating policies and programs related to the full spectrum of Human Resources activities. Lisa joined Eden Housing’s Human Resources department in 2010. With more than 20 years of experience in Human Resources, she specializes in organizational development and employee relations.

    Under Lisa's leadership and expertise, Eden Housing was recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area in 2012, 2015, 2016 and 2017. Additionally, because of her focus on employee wellness, Eden was also recognized as one of the Healthiest Employers in the Bay Area the past six consecutive years in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.

    In 2016, Lisa satisfied the requirement for SHRM-SCP certification as prescribed by the Society for Human Resources Management and is a SHRM-SCP, senior certified human resources professional.

    In 2012, Lisa was named one of the top Human Resources Executives in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal.

    Lisa earned her Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.

    ANDREA OSGOOD, Director of Real Estate Development

    As Director of Real Estate Development, Andrea leads Eden’s new construction and acquisition efforts. Since joining Eden in 2008, Andrea has developed over 300 new units and overseen the acquisition of nearly 800 existing units in six California counties, from Sonoma to San Diego County.

    Before her career in affordable housing, Andrea worked as a construction management consultant for Capital Projects of UC Berkeley and was involved in nearly every phase of large rehab and new construction projects – from planning and development through funding and construction. She also gained experience in construction litigation and public contracting as a lead paralegal in the construction group of the San Francisco law firm, Hanson Bridgett Marcus Vlahos & Rudy.

    Andrea has served on the Board of Directors of the Housing Leadership Council of San Mateo County since 2013 and is an inaugural member of the Board of Directors of SV@Home, a newly formed affordable housing advocacy organization in Santa Clara County.

    Andrea received her Bachelor's degree from Pomona College and her Master's degree in Urban Planning (MUP) from the UCLA Graduate School of Public Policy and Social Research.

    ANNA GWYN SIMPSON, Director of Resident Services

    As Director of Resident Services, Anna Gwyn oversees all of Eden Housing's resident service programs and staff. Since 1995, Eden Housing has provided a wide range of supportive services and enrichment programs designed to meet the needs of its diverse resident population. The comprehensive programs are offered at 100% of Eden’s managed properties. Programs include youth and after-school programs, digital technology and literacy programs, aging in place and independent living programs for older adult seniors, health and wellness programs, and financial literacy programs.

    Anna Gwyn has more than 15 years of social service experience with an extensive background in managing social service programs for diverse communities and developing evaluation metrics and measurement tools to articulate program success. She most recently served as the Interim City Manager for the City of Martinez.

    Anna Gwyn has spent most of her career in housing, serving in leadership roles with the Oakland Housing Authority, Citizens Housing Corporation, and Episcopal Community Services of San Diego and Riverside Counties.

    She previously served as a Board member of the Executive Board of Directors of the Pacific Southwest Regional Council of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO).

    Anna Gwyn received her Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Sociology from Colorado College and received her Master's degree in Public Administration (MPA), with a focus in Nonprofit Administration from San Francisco State University.

    JENNIFER REED, Director of Fund Development and Public Relations

    As Director of Fund Development and Public Relations, Jennifer Reed is responsible for overseeing fundraising strategy and advocacy efforts on behalf of Eden and the affordable communities and residents we serve.  Prior to transitioning to this role in April 2014, Jennifer held multiple leadership positions at Eden including Director of Staff Development, and Director of Resident Services. She was responsible for comprehensive program development and evaluation within our senior, family and special needs portfolio and oversight of Eden Housing's community partnerships.

    Jennifer came to Eden Housing in 2001 with fifteen years of experience working with youth and families in the nonprofit sector. She earned a BS in Psychology at Union College in New York, and an M.A. in Applied Psychology at Golden Gate University in San Francisco. Jennifer taught English in Mexico for five years where she became fluent in the Spanish language.  Jennifer is a graduate of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Leadership Training program.  She is active in the Resident Services Round Table sponsored by Non-Profit Housing Association of Northern California as well as the Hayward Non-Profit Alliance.  She enjoys gardening, watching movies, and traveling.

    KASEY ARCHEY, Senior Vice President of Property Operations

    As Senior Vice President of Property Operations, Kasey is responsible for directing, administering and coordinating the operational activities of Eden Housing, Inc.’s two operating affiliates - Eden Housing Management Inc. (EHMI) and Eden Housing Resident Services, Inc. (EHRSI). Ms. Archey will have overall responsibility for ensuring that projects developed by Eden Housing, Inc. remain fiscally sound, affordable and well-maintained, and that they feature a comprehensive resident services component.

    Kasey brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in the operation and management of multi-family housing to Eden. Prior to joining Eden she was at Jerusalem House where, as Program Manager for Scattered Sites, she oversaw the largest supportive, permanent housing program in the metro Atlanta area for homeless, low-income people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS.  Prior to this role, she was the Grants & Compliance Manager, responsible for the oversight and management of governmental grants for all housing units.  She has also held leadership roles in Property Management at Abode Communities and Goldrich and Kest.  In addition, she has served on the Board of the Affordable Housing Management Association-Pacific Southwest and is an active and contributing member of the National Affordable Housing Management Association.

    MEG-MONIQUE ROE, Chief of Strategy and Capability

    In her role as Chief of Strategy and Capability, Meg assists the Eden board and leadership team to connect strategy to organizational goals, and helps to ensure that the right people, tools, systems and processes are in place for expedient growth and robust organizational health.  

    Meg joined Eden Housing in August, 2018 from Covia, a non-profit providing continuing care retirement and affordable housing communities along with a wide array of programs focused on mitigating isolation and offering services’ coordination for older adults. 

    Meg brings more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality, healthcare and technology sector in for-profit and non-profit environments, including Kaiser Permanente and Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts. She has earned the designation of SPHR from the Human Resource Certification Institute, holds a Residential Care for the Elderly (RCFE) license from California Social Services as well as a City of Oakland (CORE) Emergency Planning & Response Level III Certification. She has served as a board member for Meals on Wheels of Alameda County, Canine Companions for Independence, and The Volunteer Center of Alameda County. 

    Meg earned her Bachelor’s degree from the School of Hotel (Business) Management at Cornell University, in Ithaca, NY.

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