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NHS CEO Graduates from Harvard Achieving Excellence Program

10/30/13 at 07:57 AM

Neighborhood Housing Services (NHS) CEO, Joe Swenson, recently graduated from the NeighborWorks Achieving Excellence in Community Development program, sponsored in collaboration with Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.  The 18-month performance-driven program trains outstanding leaders and promotes innovation in affordable housing and community development.

As part of the program, Joe attended three intensive week-long trainings at Harvard University led by John F. Kennedy School of Government faculty and guest lecturers.  He also benefitted from one-on-one executive coaching, as well as additional  peer group meetings, which offered support as he worked through developing and achieving his performance challenge related to NHS growth and sustainability.

Congratulations to Joe in completing this intensive program, which has also brought great benefit to NHS.  For more information about NHS programs, services, and opportunities for involvement, please visit


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