State of Michigan
Ms. Tiffany A. King is an Equity & Inclusion Officer at the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA). She leads MSHDA’s newly established Office of Equity & Engagement. The Office is responsible for advancing internal and external equity and inclusion efforts through engagement, planning, and policy design. MSHDA’s Office of Equity and Engagement is responsible for leading the State’s effort to create Michigan’s first 5-Year Statewide Housing Plan. Ms. King has functioned as a Community Development and Technical Assistance Specialist working with rural and urban communities to promote the development of quality affordable housing. She also served as a Policy Specialist for the Michigan Economic Development Corporation where she ensured that Michigan SmartZones were properly utilizing captured revenue through tax increment financing to accelerate growth in technology-based businesses and jobs in Michigan. Additionally, she provided policy support to promote Community Development Programs such as MEDC’s Redevelopment Ready Communities Program, Michigan Community Revitalization Program, and the Community Development Block Grant Program.