Julia Gordon Nominated to Be Next FHA Commissioner

Julia Gordon Nominated to Be Next FHA Commissioner

Julia Gordon, president of the National Community Stabilization Trust, was nominated by President Joe Biden to be the next Assistant Secretary for Housing/Federal Housing Administration Commissioner.
 
During the same announcement, President Biden nominated Acting CFPB Director Dave Uejio to be HUD’s Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.
 
NCST is a nonprofit organization that supports neighborhood revitalization and affordable homeownership. In addition to managing NCST’s programmatic work, Gordon specializes in federal policy related to homeownership, community development and the nation’s housing finance system.
 
Previously, Gordon has served as the senior director of housing and consumer finance at the Center for American Progress, manager of the single-family policy team at the Federal Housing Finance Agency and senior policy counsel at the Center for Responsible Lending. She also has worked in the civil legal aid sector and as a litigation associate and pro bono coordinator at the law firm of WilmerHale. Gordon received her bachelor’s degree in government from Harvard College and her J.D. from Harvard Law School.