Director of Development
Chad Benson is the Director of Development with the Michigan State Housing Development Authority overseeing the Rental Development division. In his time with MSHDA, Mr. Benson has worked extensively with the underwriting, selection, and development of complex multifamily developments and has been highly involved with the development and implementation of numerous Qualified Allocation Plans, which determine how the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit resource will be allocated throughout the state of Michigan. Additionally, Mr. Benson has also been a key member of various groups that have worked to develop new processes and programs for MSHDA. Prior to joining MSHDA, Mr. Benson received his bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business Management from Hope College.