Gigi Szabo, Senior Finance Project Manager
Gigi Szabo works in partnership with HDC clients to develop and preserve affordable housing and community facilities, bringing special expertise in financing supportive housing for people with special needs. Gigi’s recent work at HDC has focused on assessing feasibility and structuring multisource financing packages for senior, workforce, and farmworker multifamily housing projects. Gigi has more than 15 years of experience in affordable-housing development and finance. Prior to joining HDC in 2017, she worked as a financial consultant with Community Economics in Oakland, California, where she structured financing and modeled tax-credit projections for affordable-housing developments throughout California. Previously Gigi worked with several nonprofits in the Los Angeles area to finance and develop supportive housing for people experiencing homelessness, veterans, seniors and others with special needs. Gigi holds a Bachelor of Arts in ethnic studies from University of California, San Diego, and a Master of Arts in urban planning from University of California, Los Angeles.