Lydia Tom was a founder and the first Housing Director of AAFE, where she was instrumental in obtaining the organization’s first State contract for affordable housing. Since then, Lydia has continued to ensure New York City’smost vulnerable populations have access to supportive and affordable housing through her work at Enterprise Community Partners. Over the years, Lydia has assisted in the production of over 18,000 units of affordable housing, providing over $1 billion in equity, grants, and loans in projects to over 90 community developers.