Shanise Faust is a Business Development Associate, assigned to Cinnaire’s Madison, WI, office. She studies the local real estate market dynamics and policies that impact affordable housing developments and shares her perspective and guidance with local developers. Seeking to bridge gaps across housing, education and employment for underserved communities, Shanise has held several positions supporting

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Andres Acosta

Andres Acosta is Director, Loan Underwriting for Cinnaire Lending. He is charged with managing overall workflows to ensure loans progress through the pipeline and supervising the Loan Underwriting team as it structures affordable housing and community development loan transactions. With more than 10 years experience in the affordable housing industry, Andres has a depth of

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Paul J. Weaver

Paul J. Weaver serves as Treasurer of Cinnaire’s Board of Directors. Mr. Weaver retired in 2009 as Senior Vice President for Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis, where he served as the Chief Accounting Officer. He also oversaw the Affordable Housing and Community Investment Department. Mr. Weaver is a Certified Public Accountant. He holds a

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Tamara Dudukovich

Tamara Dudukovich serves on Cinnaire’s Board of Directors. Tamara is an accomplished real estate development professional with experience as both a developer and lender/investor across both the nonprofit and private for-profit sectors. During her more than 30-year career, she has sourced, structured, and delivered projects that have served to expand affordability, opportunity, and inclusivity. As

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Amandula Anderson

Amandula Anderson serves on Cinnaire’s Board of Directors. Amandula is IFF’s Executive Director for the Indiana Region and is charged with oversight of IFF’s full scope of services in Indiana and Louisville, KY, while actively seeking additional opportunities to further support nonprofits. Previously she served as IFF’s Managing Director of Real Estate Solutions – Indiana,

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Fred L. Greene III

Fred Greene III is a native Washingtonian with over 14 years of diversified real estate development, investment and economic development experience and has been involved in over 3 million square feet of commercial development. As Executive Vice President of FLGA, a Washington DC-based multifaceted real estate development and investment company, Fred oversees all day-to-day activities

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Sarida Scott

Sarida Scott is an assistant professor of architecture and community development and director for the master of community development program at the University of Detroit Mercy. The program offers a holistic approach to the theory and practice of community development with a foundation rooted in service, social justice, and sustainability. Her career has concentrated in

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Akobe Sandy

Akobe Sandy serves on Cinnaire Lending’s Board of Directors. Mr. Sandy is an impact investment officer for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) where his experience in socially responsible investments helps to bridge capital gaps for under-invested people and communities.  Previously, Mr. Sandy was with John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation as an impact investments

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Marissa Downs

Marissa Downs serves on Cinnaire Solutions’ Board of Directors. Ms. Downs is principal at Mosaic Property Ventures, a multifamily housing development company that takes a thoughtful approach to community development by creating dynamic neighborhoods and housing opportunities for individuals, families, and older adults.  Ms. Downs began her career as an analyst at Related Capital, and

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Monty is Senior Vice President, Agency Multifamily Mortgage Originator, in Cinnaire’s Chicago, IL, office. He is responsible for sourcing and originating multifamily loans for Cinnaire’s CPC Mortgage Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae and FHA Agency products and fostering relationships with investors, developers and industry partners. Monty has more than 20 years experience in the multifamily lending sector

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Jenn Wendtland is a Fund Manager in Cinnaire’s Madison, WI office. She is responsible for the management and reporting requirements of equity funds, playing a key role in maintaining investor relations. Drawing upon her extensive expertise managing investment portfolios, she prepares reporting information to investors, maintains LIHTC fund benefit schedules, and coordinates the collection and

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