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The NTCIC Face Book: Meet Our Staff Attending the Novogradac NMTC Conference in San Diego, CA

Written By: NTCIC

NTCIC will be attending the upcoming Novogradac New Markets Tax Credit Conference from January 30 – 31 to connect with industry colleagues, discuss the deployment of the Irvin Henderson Main Street Revitalization Fund, and the future of the incentive. The annual Novogradac New Markets Conference allows for community development professionals including community development entities, developers, investors, and consultants to meet, learn and unite on how to best invest in low-income communities. During the event, NTCIC President Merrill Hoopengardner will be participating in a panel:

Thursday, January 30: What’s Next for the NMTC 9:40 – 10:40 am

  • Merrill Hoopengardner will join an expert panel to share what to expect from Washington, D.C. concerning the NMTC. The discussion will include legislation to expand and make the incentive permanent, as well as other community development incentives,

Be sure to have the panel on your calendars and to keep an eye out for NTCIC as you make your way through the event!

Merrill Hoopengardner

President, NTCIC

As President of NTCIC, Merrill directs fundraising and acquisitions opportunities, develops and implements overall strategy and new lines of business for the company and coordinates governing board/staff relations. She will once again be participating in one of the first event panels, "What's Next for the NMTC." She will discuss current legislative efforts to expand the NMTC program. | Connect

Kandi Jackson

SVP & Managing Director of Acquisitions and Project Management

As Managing Director, Kandi oversees the Acquisitions and Project Management Team of NTCIC with a focus on HTC and NMTC investments, which is primarily responsible for finding, underwriting, closing, and initiating the first equity and loan disbursements to a project. Additionally, she originates and manages NTCIC’s upper-tier investor relationships. | Connect

Matthew Prickett

Acquisitions Manager

Matthew Prickett is an Acquisitions Manager at NTCIC, where he is responsible for identifying, structuring, and underwriting prospective Historic and New Markets Tax Credit investments. Based in St. Louis, Missouri, Matt maintains a broad network of relationships including preservation consultants, accountants, attorneys and developers and has participated in tax credit investment across the United States. | Connect

Amanda Bloomberg

Acquisitions Manager

Amanda is responsible for identifying, structuring and preliminary underwriting prospective federal/state HTC and NMTC investments. Prior to joining NTCIC, Amanda spent nine years at AEGON USA Realty Advisors in their Community Investment group where most recently she was an associate director originating, structuring and closing LIHTC and HTC transactions. | Connect