Senior Vice President & Deputy Director
Jill Fleming is Community Roots Housing’s Senior Vice President and Deputy Director. She came to the organization in 2006 after 19 years in public accounting, specializing in real estate and affordable housing finance. In her time at Community Roots Housing, she has overseen virtually every department at one time or another. Jill has extensive experience working with developers, owners, and managers of affordable housing and is well-versed in the technical and management aspects of affordable housing. Jill currently oversees finance, serves as senior advisor to the CEO and real estate development team, and is a member of the executive team. Jill is the Treasurer of the Housing Development Consortium of Seattle-King County. Jill has served on the boards of the Affordable Housing Management Association of Washington, the Capitol Hill Chamber of Commerce, and the Mt. Baker Housing Association. At the national level, she has chaired the Housing Partnership Network CFO Community of Practice and served on the StrengthMatters CFO Advisory Panel. She holds an MBA from the University of Washington and a BA from The Evergreen State College.