Colleen Velez joined New Jersey Community Capital in September 2022 as the Director of Resource Development in our Finance Department. Colleen is responsible for resource development and investor relations.
Before joining New Jersey Community Capital, Colleen spent 15 years in national fundraising, grant and contract management, and capacity building and technical assistance at CSH- Corporation for Supportive Housing. Colleen holds a master’s degrees in Social Work and City and Regional Studies from Rutgers University. Colleen comes with vast knowledge of community development, affordable and supportive housing development, and cross-sector partnerships that create thriving communities.