Shelli Zomer – Program Coordinator

Shelli has been a part time employee with New Development since 2008. She brings with her experience from both the non-profit and private sectors in administration and project management. Shelli leads New Development’s Homebuyer Education Program with nearly ten years’ experience as a MSHDA-certified Homebuyer Educator.

Get to know Shelli:

What do you actually do all day?
My dear friend Fr. Jack use to say that I ate bonbons and filed my nails.

What is the best part of your job?
The feeling of truly helping people, whether it is a client or my co-workers.

If you had a superpower, what would it be and why?
Teleportation. So I could kiss my children and grandchildren goodnight each day.

What does “HOME” mean to you?
Any place that I am with family/friends.

If your House could talk, what would it say about you?
Please be more organized and THROW STUFF AWAY.

If you could have dinner with any community activist, past or present, who would it be? What would you ask him or her?
Martin Luther King, Jr. How do you continue in the face of such adversity?