The Home First team possesses a wealth of experience in nonprofit, government, construction, property management, and financing leadership positions. Together, we share a pragmatic, mission-driven approach to developing quality, affordable housing. 

  • Mike Boyer

    Senior Project Manager

  • Ken Bryan

    Property Management

  • Barbara Canaday

    Portfolio Manager, Property Management

  • Gretchen Caplener

    Outreach & Partnerships

  • Will Harris

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Rob Justus

    Owner, Construction Director

  • Trevaughn Lomax

    Property Management Coordinator

  • Colleen Osborn

    Project Manager

  • Ben Pray

    Owner, Financing Director


Our strategic partners bring 100+ years of experience in financing, architecture, engineering, building performance and more. Working with a consistent team of mission-driven partners helps Home First and our clients stay on time and on budget. 

  • Doug Circosta

    Architect, AIA LEED AP

  • David Leatherwood

    Building Performance CEM, CEA

  • Tony Jones

    Construction Management, SHP

  • Gaby Massad

    Structural Engineer, PE, SE

  • Darcy Vincent

    LIHTC Financing


We are proud to work with a wide variety of nonprofits, developers, investors, churches, and others to increase access to quality affordable housing in the Pacific Northwest. Select clients include:

  • Community Action Team, St. Helens 

  • Christ United Methodist Church, Portland

  • Do Good Multnomah, Portland

  • Housing Initiatives LLC, Vancouver 

  • Harney County Senior Center, Burns 

  • JOIN, Portland 

  • North River Development Partners, Salem 

  • Portsmouth Union Church, Portland

  • Relay Resources, Portland

  • YMCA, Marion & Polk Counties 

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