Concord Housing + Redevelopment names new Executive Director

Julie Palmeri to Lead Organization Starting January 31st.

The board of directors of Concord Housing + Redevelopment (CH+R) is pleased to announce that Julie Palmeri has been named the organization’s new Executive Director. Palmeri is returning to her hometown of Concord to take over the position from John Hoyt, who announced his retirement after over two decades of service.

Palmeri comes to CH+R with over ten years of experience in residential property management. She has worked in several states across the country, including Maryland and Hawaii. Palmeri brings with her strong management skills, and the ability to oversee multiple projects and properties simultaneously. Her projects have achieved award-winning status, and she is adept at formulating strategic plans to guide organizations into the future. Palmeri is committed to providing the best living experience and the highest level of service for all residents.

“I am very excited to start the next chapter of my career back in Concord where I grew up,” Palmeri said. “What I am most looking forward to is creating strong relationships with tenants and clients. They are the reason I do the work that I do. Concord Housing + Redevelopment has a long history of making a difference in the lives of those they serve. I am proud to become a part of that.”

Palmeri graduated from Concord High School and Northern Arizona University. She holds multiple professional certifications, including HUD certified Affordable Housing Manager. She is also a private pilot, having earned her pilot’s license for single engine planes in 2004.