233 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
workOffice Phone: 706-542-4949
Housing and Community Development (FHCE 4340S)
|Degree||Field of Study||Institution||Graduation|
|Ph.D.||Economics||University of Georgia||2003|
|M.A.||Economics||University of Georgia||1998|
The Georgia Initiative for Community Housing (GICH) is a technical assistance program designed to help communities create and launch a locally based plan to meet their houisng and neighborhood revitalization needs.
|Award Name||Awarded By||Year Awarded|
|Housing Impact Award, Housing Education and Research Association||2017|
|Dr. Chris Todd Outstanding Outreach Award in the College of Family and Consumer Sciences||2016|
|Vivian H. Fisher Leadership Academy||Office of the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach, University of Georgia||2013-2014|
|Service Learning Fellow||Office of Service Learning, University of Georgia||2013|
|Special Achievement (for the Georgia Initiative for Community Housing)||National Council State Housing Agencies||2008|
|Regional Innovator (for The Latino Home Ownership Partnership: Ellijay, GA)||Southern (Governor's) Growth Policies Board||2005|
Skobba, K., & Tinsley, K. (2016). Addressing housing and neighborhood revitalization needs in Georgia’s rural and small towns: A study of the Georgia Initiative for Community Housing. Community Development, 47(4), 449-463.
Tinsley, K. L., & Massey, J. (2009). The Georgia Initiative for Community Housing. Housing and Society, 36(2), 203-219.
Tinsley, K. L., Cude, B., Rodgers, T. & Sweaney, A. L. (2008). Partnering with local employers to meet housing needs. Journal of Extension, 46(6), 6RIB8.
Tinsley, K. L., & Bishop, M. (2006). Poverty and population density: Implications for economic development policy. Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 11(1), 195-208.