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Alexandra Hanson

Assistant Project Manager

As a member of the BFC Partners development team, Alexandra is responsible for assisting with the management of projects in the company's development pipeline, as well as working with BFC leadership to identify and secure new development opportunities.

Prior to joining BFC Partners in 2016, Alexandra served as Policy Director for the New York State Association for Affordable Housing (NYSAFAH), the trade association for New York's affordable housing industry. In this role, Alexandra spearheaded the industry's support for changes to the NYC Zoning Resolution that reduced parking requirements and modified building envelope restrictions for affordable housing. She also organized advocacy around the creation of new housing programs such as NYS Community Investment Fund and Middle Income Housing Program. In addition, she was actively engaged with both public and private sector leadership on an ongoing basis to identify and resolve regulatory, legislative, and policy issues impacting the production and preservation of affordable housing.

Prior to her work with NYSAFAH, she served as Capital Planning Development Associate with La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, Outreach Coordinator for the CUNY Institute for Sustainable Cities, and Project Coordinator for the New York Public Interest Research Group.

Alexandra holds a Master of Urban Planning from Hunter College and a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University. She currently serves on the NYSAFAH 2G Advisory Board and La MaMa E.T.C. Junior Committee and is a member of the Women in Housing and Finance New York Chapter.