Lauren Hartley Holmes

Conference Speaker Bio


Lauren Holmes, Housing Finance Deputy Administrator, has 16 years of housing experience with the Louisiana Housing Corporation. She has worked with and led the Project Based Section 8 Team since its inception in 2003 and has led the Energy Assistance Team since November 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the Louisiana State University (LSU) with a Minor in Business Administration and has also completed the LSU Executive Development Program in November 2014.

Mrs. Holmes has served in a range of roles through her tenure at LHC including a Voucher Specialist, Contract Specialist, Supervisor, and Program Manager. She holds a Certified Occupancy Specialist (COS) Certification and Blended Occupancy Specialist (BOS) Certification through the National Center for Housing Management (NCHM), as well as completion of Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) physical inspection training.

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Lauren Hartley Holmes

Energy Assistance & PBCA Admin, LHC


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