Welcome to the 2020 PLAN Virtual Statewide Conference

All workshops will be presented virtually by webinar on the Zoom platform. You must register for individual workshop webinars by clicking the Register for the Webinar button appearing in the workshop description and completing the registration information to be admitted into the webinar.

Pennsylvania CLE credits will be available to attorneys who actively participate in webinars and indicate their participation through polls displayed periodically during the webinars.
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Mark Schwartz

Regional Housing Legal Services
Of Counsel
Glenside, PA
Mark Schwartz is currently Of Counsel to Regional Housing Legal Services (RHLS), which is a nonprofit law firm with expertise in affordable, sustainable housing and its related components-community and economic development, utility matters and preservation of homeownership. RHLS provides innovative project and policy solutions that help create sustainable communities for lower-income families in Pennsylvanians. Prior to his current position he was for many years the Executive Director of RHLS.

Governor Casey appointed Mark to the Board of the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (“PHFA”) and he has been reappointed by governors of both political parties, Governors Casey, Ridge, Rendell and Wolf. Mark enjoys the longest tenure on the Board of PHFA where he Vice-Chair of the Board and serves as the chair of the Policy Committee. Mark is an officer of the National Council of State Housing Boards and was twice President of that organization.

For nine years Mark was a member of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh’s Affordable Housing Advisory Committee, he also served as a member of PNC Bank’s Community Development Advisory Board and PNC Community Partners, Inc’s. Advisory Board.

Mark is one of the co-founders, and on two separate occasions was President of the Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania. For 13 years he was the President of the Pennsylvania Health Law Project Board, was a past board member of Montgomery County Legal Aid Services and has served on the executive committees of Community Legal Services in Philadelphia and Philadelphia Legal Assistance. Mark was one of the founding members, and for many years President, of the Pennsylvania Project Directors Corporation.

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