Tammy Neale began her career with Virginia Housing in 1985 as a post-closing paralegal. Since then, she has held a number of roles, including Strategic Planning Leader, Managing Director of Human Resources and Managing Director and Chief Learning Officer of the newly formed Organizational Development & Learning Division. In 2018, Tammy was promoted to Chief of Staff, where she continued her work in enterprise-wide planning, organizational development and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives. In 2021, she was named Chief of Programs.
Tammy loves working at Virginia Housing because of the opportunity to change lives and work with mission oriented colleagues.
Outside of Virginia Housing, Tammy sits on several boards focused on increasing economic and housing opportunities. She is a member of the Local Advisory Committee for both Hampton Roads and the Virginia office of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation. Tammy is also on the board of the Virginia Council on Economic Education and is an advisor to the Virginia Pace Authority board.
She is a graduate of the University of Richmond.