KATHY TUCKER, Historic South Initiative

Kathy Tucker is the vice president of operations for the Historic South Initiative, managing all the residential real estate development projects in Toledo’s Old South End for the organization. She previously worked as the CEO of the Northwest Ohio Homeownership Development Agency (NOHDA), where she was responsible for the overall strategic direction and execution of homeownership opportunities for low to-moderate income families in Lucas County. Prior to her role as CEO of NOHDA, she worked in the banking industry for several years where she held positions in retail/branch banking, small business lending, and CRA planning.

She was accepted at The University of Toledo (UToledo) College of Law Juris Doctorate Program last fall and awarded a scholarship. Additionally, this summer, Judge Lindsay Navarre selected her as a legal intern for the Court of Common Pleas.

Tucker has been intentional about serving her community and currently volunteers her time on several boards, committees, and coalitions including the Lucas County Homelessness Board, the Lucas County Family Council Board, the Impact Coalition, and the Broadway Corridor Coalition. She has served as a chair and a director on a range of boards, as well as a chair and member on different committees.