Part 1: Katie welcomes ChangeMaker, Gilbert Winn, a visionary leader in affordable and equitable housing. As CEO of WinnCompanies since 2015, Gilbert has spearheaded tremendous growth and innovation. With over 20 years of experience, he has transformed operations, pursued mixed-income developments, and created pioneering resident services programs. Gilbert represents the best in social impact leadership. His principled advocacy and innovative solutions are expanding housing equity nationwide. Tune in to be inspired by this changemaking visionary.
Part 2: In the second part of Katie’s talk with Gilbert Winn the CEO of WinnCompanies, they dive deeper into Gilbert’s remarkable career. He shares what it meant to be inducted into the Affordable Housing Finance Hall of Fame, a testament to his industry leadership. Gilbert is humble about accolades, believing excellence comes from teams, not individuals. Still, he explains why celebrating achievements at all levels of an organization is important for motivation and inspiration. Gilbert also elaborates on how equitable housing positively impacts residents. Overall, this episode provides rare insight into the passions, values, and vision of one of America’s most influential affordable housing leaders. Gilbert Winn’s steadfast commitment to equity makes him a true ChangeMaker.