School of Public, Nonprofit and Health Administration

Linda Likely MPA '98

Chief Executive Officer
Kalamazoo Neighborhood Housing Services

Linda Likely Linda Likely is responsible for the overall management of Kalamazoo Neighborhood Housing Services. She provides expertise in the areas of effective design and development of community housing programs, as well as managing a $10.5 Million Loan Pool for the purpose of providing loans to families of modest income. She has recently been appointed to the 7th District Federal Reserve Board of Chicago, Detroit Branch as one of seven members.

"The Grand Valley State University masters program in Public Administration has provided me with the essential building tools to successfully administer a broad cross-section of government and business programs. This masters program has served as an important educational foundation upon which I built a successful multi-faceted career in city government, housing ownership, corporate operation, consumer advocacy and federal government finance."

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