Topeka Kansas – March 3, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC) is pleased to announce that Community Services Block Grant Program Manager, Jennifer Sexson, was selected to receive the 2015 Marjorie J. Witherspoon NASCSP Award. This award is bestowed upon current or former members of National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP) for length of service and/or significant support to NASCSP.

NASCSP provides three different awards each year to individuals who have provided outstanding contributions on behalf of the Association. One of those awards includes the Marjorie J. Witherspoon NASCSP Award. The recipient of this award, through his or her leadership, must have shown exceptional or significant service to or support for NASCSP, as well as a positive vision and continuing commitment to NASCSP activities for at least five years. Sexson has served as NASCSP’s treasurer for four years. She is currently the Program Manager of the Kansas Community Services Block Grant and has been with KHRC for nine years.

Sexson accepted a plaque at the Awards Luncheon on Thursday, February 26, 2015, during the NASCSP Mid-Winter Training Conference in Arlington, Virginia. Congratulations to Jennifer for being selected for this prestigious award.

“On behalf of KHRC, we are all so very proud of Jennifer’s meritorious work and service toward our fellow Kansans, for whom we gratefully serve,” said Dennis Mesa, executive director of KHRC. “We congratulate her in being honored by her peers.”

Kansas Housing Resources Corporation is a public corporation that finances and develops affordable housing opportunities for low and moderate-income residents throughout Kansas. For more information, visit KHRC’s website at www.kshousingcorp.org.

Keri L. Renner
krenner (at) kshousingcorp (dot) org
(785) 217-2012


The Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC) was formed pursuant to K.S.A. 74-8904(v) per the Governor's Executive Reorganization Order (ERO) # 30.  KHRC is a subsidiary corporation of the Kansas Development Finance Authority. 

The Kansas Housing Resources Corporation mission is to enhance Kansas communities with housing opportunities. This goal is achieved through using a variety of strategies and approaches, including increasing homeownership opportunities, leveraging the construction of more affordable rental housing, preserving existing housing through rehabilitation, promoting energy efficiency improvements for owner-occupied and rental housing, providing affordable housing through rent assistance to low-income families and senior citizens, and creating housing opportunities for previously underserved persons and communities.


Kansas Housing Resources Corporation
611 South Kansas Avenue, Suite 300
Topeka, Kansas 66603-3803
Phone: (785) 296-5865
Fax: (785) 296-8985

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