WAHN SOUTH CAROLINA
The South Carolina Women’s Affordable Housing Network (SCWAHN) is an organization committed to the advancement and personal development of women in the affordable housing industry. It is our goal to empower women through education, mentorship, and community engagement.
South Carolina LEADERSHIP
Allison King, Esq.
Allison King is a partner in the Charleston, South Carolina office of Tiber Hudson LLC, where her practice is focused in the role of underwriter’s counsel and bond purchaser’s counsel for affordable housing transactions. Allison is an industry leader in innovative tax-exempt bond and loan structures for 4% LIHTC deals. As a public finance attorney, Allison has participated in the issuance of approximately $7.5 billion of bonds involving financing structures including FHA/GNMA, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, USDA, and private placement transactions for new construction, sub rehab, and preservation deals in rural and urban markets. She has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Thomson Reuters, Affordable Housing Finance and The Bond Buyer.
Tracey Easton joined Moore & Van Allen PLLC’s Commercial Real Estate group as senior counsel in August 2022. She represents affordable housing developers seeking financing through state and federal programs. Immediately prior to joining Moore & Van Allen, Tracey was the General Counsel for the South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority for nearly 18 years where she served as Issuer’s Counsel for all Authority issued bonds.
Andrea is the Manager, Development for CAHEC Properties Corporation, a non-profit developer and owner/member of over 200 affordable housing communities financed through the United States Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development 515 loan program. Andrea oversees the funding and application process for the acquisition and substantial rehabilitation of properties utilizing Low Income Housing Tax Credits, Tax Exempt Bonds and several other funding sources throughout South Carolina, Georgia, and North Carolina. She has over 15 years of experience in the affordable housing industry. Andrea holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Lander University.
Holly Douglas Schaumber
Holly Douglas Schaumber is the founder of Holliday Development and a principal of Douglas Development in Greenville, South Carolina. Her primary focus is the development of new construction and rehabilitation of affordable multifamily housing using 9% tax credits and 4% tax-exempt bonds. Since 2011, Holly has co-developed more than 20 affordable housing communities across the Carolinas and Virginia totaling more than 1,200 units. She also serves in an asset management capacity overseeing a portfolio of more than 6,000 existing housing units throughout the Southeast, focusing on creative solutions to Year 15 challenges and the preservation of existing LIHTC communities.
Holly holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Business Management from University of South Carolina and a Master’s in Real Estate Development from Clemson University.
SPONSORSHIP COMMITTEE CHAIR
Libba King is an Associate in Pacolet Milliken’s Real Estate Division. Prior to joining Pacolet Milliken, Libba was an Associate Manager on the Acquisitions team at New York City-based Hudson Valley Property Group (“HVPG”), where she was responsible for underwriting, capitalizing, and executing Section 8 acquisition/rehabilitation projects developed with LIHTC equity. Prior to joining HVPG, Libba was an Associate in the Urban Investment Group at Goldman Sachs in New York City, where she was responsible for underwriting and executing mixed-used, affordable housing transactions across major urban markets in the US. Libba received both her BA and MA in Economics / International Studies from Johns Hopkins University. Libba serves as co-Chair of the Innovate Working Group with the Greenville Homeless Alliance. She also sits on the Investment Advisory Committee for Abundance Capital, a Greenville, SC-based non-profit, venture philanthropy platform.