Session Descriptions & Speaker Bios

SAHMA Affordable Housing Conference: South Carolina Session Descriptions:

Active Shooter
ProActive Response Group will lead the discussion that educates participants in current trends of active shooter incidents, recognizing early warning signs of violence, appropriate actions to increase chances of survival in an active shooter event, and introduction to basic medical equipment to save the lives of victims. 

Active Shooter: Hands On
ProActive Response Group will provide hands-on instructions of information gained in the group discussion. Due to the hands-on nature if this session, space is limited in each of the 2 sessions. Session selection required. Instruction will include:

  • Securing your environment
  • Practical personal defense
  • Medical instruction
    • Practical application of tourniquet
    • Wound trainer exercise to learn wound packing

Document, Document, Document
Documentation – Why it is vital to document any incidents on your property in the event of litigation, and how to do it properly.

This session will cover reports, rules of behavior, identity theft, discrepancies and more.     

Evictions (Other than Non-Payment of Rent)
How to evict for lease violations other than non-payment of rent – and – how to win. 

Fair Housing for Elderly
Leslie Tucker guides us through challenges with Fair Housing with Elderly Residents.

Fair Housing for Maintenance
Leslie Tucker explains policies and procedures to protect Maintenance personnel from Fair Housing complaints.

Fair Housing Panel
Your Opportunity to Ask the Fair Housing Professionals, Leslie Tucker and Sue Streck.

Latest and Greatest from the World of REAC 
This session will include the latest information from the World of REAC.

Law Enforcement and Affordable Housing

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department will discuss timely topics addressing law enforcement and affordable housing.

LIHTC: Desk Reviews
SC Housing staff will discuss how to prepare your files for LIHTC Audit.

LIHTC Manual Changes

This session will cover instruction on the changes of the LIHTC Manual.

LIHTC Understanding the Rules of the IRS

This session will help you understand the rules of the IRS, housing program, and help keep your credits from being recaptured.

Management Occupancy Reviews (MORs)

SC Housing staff will discuss how to prepare for your audit, key findings, occupancy issues and other obstacles that sabotage your Superior!

Preparing your property for REAC and MOR inspections. Your opportunity to ask the inspectors!

Rural Development – Explaining the Restructuring Process
USDA - Rural Development staff will explain the restructuring process currently in effect with Rural Development.

Senior Resources

Do you know the many resources available to your elderly residents?

Situational Awareness for Maintenance

This session will instruct participants on threat recognition, appropriate threat response actions, and building a survivor’s mindset

VAWA Emergency Transfer Plan and Policies
Sue Streck helps us understand it all!

Speaker Bios:

George Reeves
Attorney at Law, Fisher and Phillips, LP

Leon Lott
Sheriff, Richland County Sheriff’s Department

Speaker photo: Leslie TuckerLeslie Tucker
Owner, Law Firm of Williams Edelstein Tucker, P.C.
Leslie Tucker is the owner of the Law Firm of Williams Edelstein Tucker, P.C., defending and providing consultation for housing providers nationwide in fair housing matters. She also provides clients with live training on fair housing, federal programs, and landlord-tenant issues. Leslie also specializes in physical accessibility in multifamily housing, including local building codes as well as ADA and FHA requirements, and travels around the country performing inspections on new and existing properties. 

Lloyd Adams

KBL Housing Consultants
Lloyd Adams has been an active HUD Certified UPCS inspector since August of 2006 and has inspected over 70,000 housing units utilizing HUD's UPCS and REAC protocol. Mr. Adams has also trained thousands of attendees through webinars and classroom settings on HUD's REAC/UPCS/NSPIRE Inspection Protocols.

Rene Beard

SC Department of Aging

Sue Streck
Owner, Sue Streck Enterprises 
Sue Streck has over 37 year’s experience in Affordable Housing in the Southwestern United States. She has extensive on-site and corporate experience with Section 8, Tax Credit, Mod Rehab, 236, 202, PRAC, HOME, Bond, Rural Development, Voucher and Certificate programs, Military Housing, and Conventional Housing. She is the owner of Sue Streck Enterprises, is a nationally certified trainer for HAHMA; performs file audits, consulting, and other requested services. Certifications include Certified Occupancy Specialist (COS), Certified Professional of Occupancy (CPO), Assisted Housing Manager (AHP), Tax Credit Specialist (TCS), Specialist in Housing Credit Management (SHCM), Certified Credit Compliance Professional (C3P), Housing Credit Compliance Professional (HCCP), Blended Occupancy Specialist (BOS), Fair Housing Certified (FHC), Accredited Residential Manager (ARM), S.T.A.R. designation (Spectrum for Rural Development), National Affordable Housing Professional (NAHP), Certified Property Manager candidate (CPM), Certified Apartment Property Supervisor candidate (CAPS), and extensive training in ADA requirements.