Paul Cummings

Senior Vice President, Director of Originations & Capital Markets

Paul Cummings joined National Affordable Housing Trust (NAHT) in 2014 and oversees Originations and Capital Market efforts for multifamily investments using the federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC).  In this role, Paul helps continue NAHT’s 30+ year history of working with strong, mission-based organizations serving lower-income residents across the country.  He brings more than 20 years of experience in building effective affordable housing finance and development partnerships. 

Before joining NAHT, Paul worked for 15 years with Enterprise Community Partners and Enterprise Community Investment, serving most recently as Senior Vice President, managing market strategy, relationship management, and syndication.  Prior to this, Paul worked for the Vermont Housing Finance Agency as a Development Officer, administering multifamily loans and the state’s LIHTC program.  Additionally, Paul serves as an investment committee member for New Market Funds, which makes double bottom line investments in Canada.  Paul holds a Master’s in City Planning from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Bachelor of Science in Urban Architectural Design from the University of California, Davis.  He is based in Portland, Oregon.