David Gouin is the Director of Housing and Community Services for the City of Santa Rosa. He has a total of 26 years experience in economic development, redevelopment, affordable housing, and neighborhood revitalization programs.
Mr. Gouin received his Masters degree in Public Administration from Sonoma State University and his Bachelor’s from Central Michigan University. He has participated as a board member of non-profit affordable housing development corporations, and currently serves on the Supervisory Committee of the Redwood Credit Union.
Mr. Gouin also serves as the Executive Director of Santa Rosa’s Housing Authority. Dave and his team are credited with forming the Santa Rosa Housing Trust, operating an award winning rental assistance program, ensuring compliance with adopted City codes, and addressing blighting influences with the popular Neighborhood Revitalization Program.