Brian A. Hudson, Sr. retired, is the former Executive Director and CEO of Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA). Mr. Hudson took over the PHFA reins on July 1, 2003, following his appointment to the post by unanimous approval by the agency’s Board of Directors. His major responsibilities involved developing and implementing program initiatives as well as providing guidance for the Board, and for maintaining relationships with the Administration, the State Legislature and Congress, business and advocacy partners, the financial community, and the public. Brian was previously the PHFA’s deputy executive director and chief financial officer beginning in 1995. PHFA is Pennsylvania’s leading provider of capital for affordable homes and apartments and is one of the largest state housing agencies in the United States.