WASHINGTON, D.C., April 8, 2019 – In continued support of its commitment to the affordable housing industry, Scott Insurance has joined SAHF’s Industry Leadership Circle. Nathan Kerr, Vice President and Affordable Housing Practice Lead at Scott, will represent the company in partnership with SAHF to help support the mission to transform the affordable housing rental housing field.
“With the support and partnership of Scott Insurance, we look forward to furthering our work developing and promoting policies that support the creation and operation of high-quality affordable housing,” said Eileen Fitzgerald, President and CEO of SAHF. “Scott brings new expertise to our Industry Leadership Circle that we hope will help SAHF and its members identify opportunities to mitigate risk and continue to steward and grow the stock of affordable rental housing.”
Scott’s leadership believes that sustainable affordable housing opportunities benefit local economies and the company is dedicated to serving as a trusted partner to organizations working in this important industry.
“I am proud of our efforts to engage in this critical work supporting such an important and dynamic industry,” said Kerr. “I look forward to working alongside SAHF to champion and support the work of its members and help these world-class organizations better understand and mitigate their unique risks.”
About Scott Insurance
Scott Insurance, a division of James A. Scott & Son, Inc., is one of the largest independent agencies in the Southeast. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., the company has additional offices in Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh, North Carolina; Knoxville and Nashville, Tennessee; Greenville, South Carolina; and Richmond and Roanoke, Virginia; and captive insurance operations in Grand Cayman and the United States. Scott’s Affordable Housing Practice Group helps organizations manage their unique risks, lowers their cost of risk and allows them to focus on their mission of improving lives and communities.
SAHF is a nonprofit collaborative of thirteen exemplary multi-state nonprofit affordable housing providers who own more than 138,000 affordable rental homes. SAHF’s mission is to advance the creation and preservation of healthy, sustainable affordable rental homes that foster equity, opportunity, and wellness for people of limited economic resources. Launched in 2003, SAHF’s members came together to promote their shared ownership objectives, which embraces the notion that stable, affordable, service-enriched housing is critically important in the lives of all people. Learn more at sahfnet.org.