"I just wanted to reach out and say thank you so much for being a great
instructor on the recent CPO class in Atlanta! I really do not think I would
have been able to even understand half of the HUD book without you. So I am
sending you a little note to let you know I did pass my exam. Thank you again
for being such a great instructor and such a trailblazer in the HUD world."
Erin Sutton, Property Manager
July 11, 2018
"[LIHTC Non-Compliance: How it Happens-How to Repair] was one of
the most informative and educational seminar-webinar I have attended
thus far in 14 years. Our compliance department has never taught the
curriculum that was presented yesterday. I guess they feel that we
should never make a mistake. Now we know better. 99% is fixable."
Frank A. Hidalgo, Property Manager
Dec. 15, 2017
"Thank you for teaching the (CPO) class in such a comprehensive way.
The course was very helpful and you did a great job explaining everything."
Edla Morais, Assistant Property Manager
Nov. 29, 2017
"Gwen Volk is one of the nation's leading experts in affordable housing issues
and compliance. We work in a complicated multi-layered subsidy environment
and engaged her to identify and correct any compliance issues in our policies
and procedures. Her approach was comprehensive, and the result exceeded
expectations. We can recommend Gwen without reservation."
Phil Carroll, President
Community Housing Services
September 11, 2017
"In the past year, I have been privileged to attend several of Gwen's trainings
- LIHTC class
- Fair Housing
- Managing Combined Funding Properties
- Understanding HOME
Her knowledge and training skills have prepared myself and staff I supervise to
enter the world of Tax Credit and HOME programs. She makes it all so
understandable and takes all of the fear, stress and worry out of how to work with
these funding sources. I had gone to two other national training classes on LIHTC,
but gained so much more knowledge from Gwen classes, that made it all fit
together for me. Whenever possible, I like all of my staff to train with Gwen, as
then I know they are taught the most current policies and practices and that
Gwen's teaching will keep them engaged in the learning process."
Shannon M. Williams, Portfolio Manager
Christian Church Homes
Oct 11, 2016
"I cannot express enough my gratitude for you saving us at the conference this year!
You are a wonderful instructor, every time you teach anything for us we get really
Melanie Labonte, Associate Director
Sept 26, 2016
"Thanks for the best fair housing session [FHC] I've ever attended."
Casey Overland, Vice President of Operations
Highland Property Management Inc. - Missoula, MT
Sept 23, 2016
"Thank you for an amazing and extremely informative [CPO] seminar last month. I
learned more in the three days with you, than I have in the last eight weeks on
the job. I appreciate the valuable insights you provided and the extra time you
spent with us after the classes ended."
Yvette D. Garwood, Property Manager
May 4, 2016
"It is with great enthusiasm, that I write a recommendation for Gwen Volk. I know
her to be a leading voice in the affordable industry. She is a quality trainer, with
dynamic delivery and interesting, useful topics. She connects with your audience
and I always receive high remarks on her training sessions."
Executive Director - SouthWest - AHMA
July 13, 2015
"I have had the pleasure of working with Gwen for the past 15 years in the affordable
housing industry in her leadership roles in property management and consulting. Gwen
has amassed a wealth of knowledge in broad spectrums of affordable housing programs
including development, management, compliance and training. Based on this experience,
Gwen has developed a unique ability to advise and educate people at all levels of
understanding and I really appreciate her skill in customizing training and services
to meet her clients' needs."
Vice President - Housing Authority City of Austin
Aug 10, 2015