HRA Executive Director Boot Camp


April 20-22

Dakota County CDA, Eagan, Minnesota

Begins Wednesday, 11 am & Adjourns Friday, 2 pm


NAHRO’S Definitive Guide for Executive Directors 

plus the opportunity to network with your peers.

This workshop is specifically designed to support executive leaders in housing agencies as they lead their organizations to provide affordable housing in their communities. This workshop will provide an overview of the role, responsibilities, & relationship of a Housing Authority Executive Director with their Board, HUD and the public.

Plus the course will focus on the daily supervision, program oversight and financial requirements needed to successfully lead today’s housing agencies. Incorporated into the training will be interactive opportunities to discuss strategies critical to the successful management and leadership of an HRA in Minnesota.

This program will provide a unique opportunity to meet other EDs across the state and feature interactive sessions, roundtable discussions and peer to peer learning to help build a network strong HRA leadership throughout Minnesota.

Training Objectives: By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the shift from bureaucracy to business in housing agencies
  • Describe the role and relationships of the Board and the Executive Director
  • Understand and utilize key federal resources, programs and assessment systems that are critical to agency operations,
  • Understand the financial and reporting relationship with HUD, the Board, and the public
  • Guidelines for preparing and managing your agency budget including the importance of an independent audit, and
  • Identify and avoid ethical dilemmas and conflicts of interests.

Event begins Wednesday, 11am & adjourns Friday by 2pm. 

Meals will be provided including Wednesday lunch & dinner, Thursday lunch & dinner plus Friday lunch. 

Dakota County CDA is located at 1228 Town Centre Drive, Eagan, MN 55123

Event Details

Contact Info





The following hotels are close to the Dakota County CDA plus there are many other venues nearby:  

Extended Stay America
3384 Norwest Court
Eagan, MN  55121
(651) 681-9991

Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge
3450 Washington Drive
Eagan, MN  55122
(651) 452-0100

Holiday Inn Express & Suite Eagan
3434 Washington Drive
Eagan, MN  55122
(651) 452-3400

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