Ryan LaRue, Chief Executive Officer
Ryan joined RCHDC in 2015 as a Project Manager for the Development Department subsequently becoming the Director of Development, As CEO, Ryan is committed to bringing much needed affordable housing to the communities we serve. He is particularly grateful for the opportunity to develop Permanent Supportive Housing. As Director, Ryan secured financing and partnerships for six multifamily permanent supportive housing communities. Prior to joining RCHDC, Ryan worked in the construction and social services industries. In his downtime he enjoys working on his alpaca farm and spending time with his two children.
Dan McIntire, Chief Operations Officer
Daniel holds a Masters in Science degree in Organizational Leadership and a Master in Science degree in Management from CSU Global. Dan has over 15 years of experience in senior management in the fields of production, quality control, purchasing, construction and construction management. In January 2015, Daniel began his career in the affordable housing industry as the Corporate Facilities Manager for RCHDC. Dan currently holds a California Real Estate Brokers license and serves as the broker for RCHDC.
Jennifer Hofstetter, Chief Financial Officer
Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting from Sonoma State Univerisity. As RCHDC's Chief Financial Officer, Jennifer works directly under the Chief Executive Officer. She is responsible for the daily activities of the Finance Department. Jennifer is certified as an Asset Management Specialist (AMS) and is pursuing a Certified Housing Asset Manager (CHAM) designation. Prior to working for RCHDC, Jennifer worked for Eel River Fules Inc. and Mendocino Forest Products, LLC.
Angelica Figueroa, Director of Development
Angelica has been with RCHDC for the last 4 years. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering-Construction Management with a minor in Business Administration from CSU, Sacramento. She is involved in all aspects of development from site acquisition and project financing to overseeing the construction phase of all projects. She has been the lead Project Manager on the McCloud Rehab, Willow Terrace, Orr Creek Commons and now Orr Creek Commons Phase II. She has been part of numerous successful funding applications during her time with RCHDC including Affordable Housing Program, HOME, Special Needs Housing Program, No Place Like Home and last, but not least, six 9% tax credit applications. On her time off, she enjoys hiking and spending time with her family.
Elizabeth Matsumoto, Director of Multifamily Development
Beth has 20 years of experience in nonprofit affordable housing. She holds a Master’s Degree focused on Sustainable Community Development from Humboldt State University and a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Colorado Leeds School of Business. After working in corporate management Beth shifted gears in pursuit of creating something that endures and improves lives. This new path led Beth to nonprofit housing. From there she learned to navigate the complex but rewarding field of developing and preserving affordable housing to help meet a basic need of our community members. In 2015, she was selected as the recipient of the Northern California Nonprofit Leadership Achievement Award for her contribution to affordable housing. As Executive Director of Housing Humboldt based in Arcata, Beth helped to facilitate a formal partnership with RCH to strengthen the nonprofit housing sector in Humboldt County and the surrounding region. Beth is now RCH’s Director of Multifamily Development.
Rebecca Neilson, Director of Property Management
Rebecca attended three years of Business school at Cornell University. Rebecca currently holds a California Real Estate License. She holds the following Certifications: Certified Occupancy Specialist, Certified Tax Credit Specialist, Certified Manager of Housing, Certified Manager of Maintenance, Site-Based Budgeting Specialist, and USDA Rural Development Certified Manager. Rebecca also holds a Certificate in Mental Health First Aid and is a Certified Mental Health First Aid Instructor. She has been a Notary Public for 13 years. Rebecca has been with RCHDC for 12 years serving in the following capacities: Property Manager, Compliance Specialist, Regional Manager, Senior Regional Manager, and is the current Director of Property Management
Amarilis Dominguez, Human Resources Manager
Amarilis first started working for RCHDC in 2012. As the HR Manager, she is responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating the administrative functions that are consistent with the missions, goals, and directions of the organization. Amarilis oversees employee recruitment, performance evaluations, salary and benefits, employee relations, and much more. Amarilis is currently attending Mendocino College to obtain her Associate Degree in Business Management.