Paul Collins graduated from Michigan State University with a B.S. in Resource Development, in 1976. After a 15-year career in private-sector property management, serving in positions ranging from maintenance supervision to site management to the vice-presidency of a property management firm, Paul joined Quadel Consulting’s staff in 1991. With Quadel, Paul has focused his efforts on affordable housing programs, and has worked on many consulting projects with the firm, assisting housing program owners and administrators work through complex management problems. In the late 1990’s, he spent considerable time in Eastern Europe teaching western-style property management techniques and practices to Soviet-era management officials. Since 1995, he has been a senior trainer with Quadel, teaching management professionals nationwide compliance requirements for affordable housing programs. Paul holds numerous professional certifications in affordable housing programs, and during his private management career, was a Certified Property Manager with the Institute of Real Estate Management.