Vice President of Training & Technology

Marisa Smithwick is the VP of Training and Technology with the Corpus Christi Housing Authority. She joined the CCHA in 2001 and has over 25 years of property management experience, 20 years of which have been strictly devoted to the Corpus Christi Housing Authority. Ms. Smithwick spent 17 of those years as a senior-level professional, leading and administering affordable and public housing programs, maintenance, resident services, admissions, and the PBV Rad conversion before transferring to the Housing Choice Voucher Program. She served as the VP of the Housing Choice Voucher Program since 2019, administering approx. 3300 vouchers, the intake dept. and implementing the transition to online workflows and paperless file management. Marisa is certified as a Tax Credit Manager, Public Housing Manager, Apartment Manager (CAM), Certified HQS Inspector, and Certified Occupancy Specialist. Recently, Marisa transitioned to the VP of Training and Technology providing technical expertise, support, training, and ensuring technological advancement/implementation throughout the agency.