Senior Vice President, Energy
Rebecca Schaaf leads SAHF’s energy and water conservation initiatives, including the Big Reach, SAHF’s collaborative effort with its members to lead the industry in the long-term preservation of affordable housing by reducing energy and water use portfolio-wide by 20% by 2020.
Prior to joining SAHF, Ms. Schaaf supported energy efficiency programs in China, Russia, and Ukraine at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s Joint Global Change Research Institute and worked on a variety of program areas as a Program Officer for CHF International. Ms. Schaaf served in the Peace Corps in Ghana, where she taught mathematics and computer studies.
Ms. Schaaf holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from New College of Florida and a Master's degree in Community Planning from the University of Maryland, College Park.
rschaaf [at] sahfnet.org