Division Leadership

The leadership team collaborates to establish Nevada Housing Division's focus and commitment to our mission

Steve Aichroth

Steve Aichroth

Administrator
Mr. Aichroth previously served as the Administrator of the Manufactured Housing Division until the agency was merged with the Nevada Housing Division during the 2017 Legislative Session. After the merger, Steve served as the Deputy Administrator of the newly combined agencies. Prior to serving as the Manufactured Housing Division Administrator, he was the Chief of Administration at the Nevada Housing Division. Steve has also served as a Commissioner at the State of Nevada Commission for Common Interest Communities. Before entering public service, he spent the bulk of his career managing and running private sector business in Nevada. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design from San Jose State University.
Michael Holliday

Michael Holliday

Chief Financial Officer
Michael Holliday has nearly 30 years of accounting and finance experience in the public and private sectors. Michael has overseen the issuance of $750 million in multi-family housing finance and $100 million in single family tax-exempt financing in just over 5 years as CFO with the Nevada Housing Division. Prior to coming to the Nevada Housing Division he worked at the Nevada Rural Housing Authority (NRHA) as the Accounting Manager and later as the Director of Financial Services. He also worked as an Accounting Supervisor for a large firm in the Defense/Aerospace industry. Holliday also spent many years in a public accounting firm specializing in audits of governments and special districts. During his tenure at NHD, he has worked with different types of financing for affordable housing programs including single family financing programs, tax-exempt bonds, taxable forward market funding and mortgage credit certificates. Michael also oversees the accounting, budget and IT functions for the Nevada Housing Division. Michael earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the California State University at Chico and also holds an MBA.
Tim Whitright

Tim Whitright

Deputy Administrator
Tim Whitright is the Deputy Administrator for the Nevada Housing Division in Las Vegas where he has worked since August 2016.  Tim shares responsibility for overall operations and administration of State housing programs including Low Income Housing Tax Credits and ensuring compliance with department and state policies and has oversight of the recently merged Manufactured Housing Team.  Tim has worked within affordable housing and grants in Southern Nevada for 20 years including positions with the City of Las Vegas and Clark County.  Tim earned his Bachelor of Science in City and Regional Planning from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and has 10 years of planning experience in California.  Tim brings a combined 28 years of local government experience in service to communities including land use planning, neighborhood outreach and HUD grants management responsibilities.

Jacob LaRow

Deputy Administrator
Jacob LaRow began working with Clark County’s Community Resources Management Division in 2015 as Grants Coordinator. Jacob coordinated the County’s affordable housing program utilizing HOME and Low-Income Housing Trust Fund (LIHTF) dollars received from HUD and the State of Nevada to leverage the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit program in the development of new and rehabilitated rental units. In February 2018, Jacob accepted a position as Deputy Administrator for the Nevada Housing Division and is responsible for the oversight of the State’s housing programs including Weatherization, Tax Credits, and HUD entitlement grants. Jacob received a Bachelor’s degree from Winona State University, Minnesota with a double major in Public Administration and Political Science.

Kate Callahan

Chief Of Administration
Kathleen (Kate) Callahan has been with the Housing Division since January of 2019 as Program Officer II in the Manufactured Housing Unit. In April of the same year, Kate was promoted to the role of Chief of Administration. Prior to joining us, Kate worked with the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services, the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles and the State of Alaska Department of Transportation. As a Certified Public Manager, Kate spearheaded a new approach to recruitment through talent assessment and enrichment. She defines herself as a people person and is honored to serve the community that sustains us all.