PRESS RELEASE: Women’s Affordable Housing Network (WAHN) Announces Inaugural Summit in Atlanta, Georgia

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Atlanta, GA-June 9-11, 2024: The Women’s Affordable Housing Network (WAHN) is thrilled to announce its inaugural summit, set to take place at the Courtland Grand Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. The summit will bring together industry experts, change-makers, and advocates dedicated to making housing more accessible.

“At WAHN, we believe in amplifying all voices and ideas to build the best communities for everyone,” said Ashley Northcutt President of WAHN. “Our summit promises to be more than your typical conference – it will be a fun and energetic gathering with a unique WAHN twist!”

Collaborating closely with the National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA), WAHN has ensured there will be no overlap in programming, allowing attendees to seamlessly transition from one event to the next.

Event Highlights:

CONNECT in a meaningful and fun way: The summit provides a platform to connect with like-minded individuals, experts, and organizations passionate about affordable housing. Through networking sessions, panel discussions, and collaborative workshops, WAHN aims to foster a supportive community dedicated to making housing more accessible for all.

LEARN from industry experts, change-makers, and innovative thinkers: WAHN has curated a diverse range of sessions led by industry thought leaders and advocates. Attendees will have the chance to explore the latest trends, innovative solutions, and best practices in affordable housing.

EMPOWER through inspirational talks, success stories, and interactive programming: WAHN aims to empower attendees with the tools, knowledge, and confidence to drive positive change in their organizations and communities. Together, we can be catalysts for affordable housing solutions, advocating for policies that make a real impact and supporting one another on this transformative journey.

“We invite everyone to help us spread the word by sharing the Summit and hashtag on social media pages, with teammates, clients, and friends across the industry,” added Ashley Northcutt “Let’s come together to ensure the #WAHNSummit2024 is a resounding success!”

Schedule Overview:

  • June 9 (Optional): Wellness activities, community service, and affordable housing property visits.
  • June 10: Sessions on bond financing, female developers, policy strategies, and a keynote by Wendy Robbins. Evening entertainment includes the “Shelter & Sass” party.
  • June 11: Workshops on sustainable housing, minority-owned business strategies, and policy updates with Emily Cadik.

The summit promises to be a dynamic and engaging event, fostering a community dedicated to transforming affordable housing. Attendees are encouraged to share their experiences on social media using the hashtag #WAHNSummit2024.


  • Full Summit (June 9-11): $550
  • Main Summit (June 10-11): $400
  • Sunday Only (June 9): $150
  • Monday Night Party Only: $75
  • Tuesday Lunch Only: $65

For more information and to register, visit WAHN 2024 Summit Registration.

For more information and to register for the WAHN Summit 2024, please visit website.

Media Contact:

Ashley Northcutt

President & CEO

About WAHN:

The Women’s Affordable Housing Network (WAHN) is a dynamic community of individuals, organizations, and advocates committed to advancing affordable housing initiatives across the country. By fostering collaboration, innovation, and empowerment, WAHN strives to create a future where safe, affordable housing is accessible to all. Learn more here: Website.

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2024 WAHN Summit

WAHN is hosting a Summit in Atlanta this summer, June 9-11, and we’d love to see you all there! Click the registration link below for more details.

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