Dave Layfield has an extensive resume in development, construction and property management of affordable housing including oversight of the Section 514 / 516 Farm Labor Housing program for USDA, Rural Housing Service. In 2001, he created the web sites Affordable Housing Online and later founded ApartmentSmart.com, the most recognized site for marketing affordable rental housing. Dave oversees an online marketing company that provides essential affordable housing information to more than 10 million low-income renters each year while maintaining the most up-to-date database of affordable rental housing anywhere. Dave is also Principal at Green Street Housing, an affordable housing developer in Salisbury, Maryland that focuses on mostly rural housing including USDA Section 515 preservation deals. He is the past president of WET and has generously offered his business acumen to increase WET’s revenue and use it wisely to maximize programs. Dave is chairman of the development committee.