Peter LiFari, 2021 Terry J. Stevinson Fellow

Peter LiFari is the Executive Director of Maiker Housing Partners. As one of over 3,000 Housing Authorities across the country, Maiker works alongside other members from communities across the country to ensure housing needs are advocated for on a national level. Maiker, an owner, operator and developer of affordable housing communities in Adams County, CO collaborates with other Housing Authorities to collectively work toward the overarching mission of the industry to create attainable and sustainable housing and communities for vulnerable families and individuals.

LiFari currently serves on the board of directors for indieDwell in support of their mission to revolutionize the building industry by producing dwellings that better occupant health and well-being, improve the health of the environment and empower community. As Regional President of Mountain Plains NAHRO, and as Chairperson for the Adams County COVID19 Housing Response and Recovery Task Force.

LiFari is a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art. He earned his MFA from Queens College and his MBA from the Florida Institute of Technology.