M.B.A. Alum Appointed Chair of Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency’s Policy Committee
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Point Park University M.B.A. alumnus Howard Slaughter, Jr., D.Sc., was selected to chair the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency’s Policy Committee, which reviews all policy-related decisions, including diversity and inclusion, in housing development.
“Dr. Slaughter’s extensive housing and community development background, plus his nearly six years of service on our board, have prepared him well for this leadership role as chairman of our Policy Committee,” said Brian A. Hudson, Sr., PHFA’s executive director and CEO.
Slaughter is the president and CEO of Christian Management Enterprises, LLC and previously served as the president and CEO of Landmarks Community Capital Corporation. He has received the New Pittsburgh Courier’s Men of Excellence Award and WQED's African-American Leadership Award for his excellence in civic, community and humanitarian work.
A graduate of Leadership Pittsburgh, Slaughter earned a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from Carnegie Mellon University, an M.B.A. degree from Point Park University and a Doctor of Science degree from Robert Morris University. He has served as both an adjunct faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh and in 2012, at Point Park University.