Executive Director, Housing Authority of the City of Hartford
Annette Sanderson has served as the Executive Director of The Housing Authority of the
City of Hartford since, February 2012. Prior to that date, she served as the General Counsel of the
Authority from 2008 until January 2012.
She has the following certifications in area of Public Housing: Public Housing Management
(PHM), Housing Choice Voucher Executive Management, Low Income Housing Tax Credits, and Capital
Ms. Sanderson previously served as the Executive Director of the Capital City Economic Development Authority (“CCEDA”). She has also been previously employed by Cigna Investment
Management as a Vice-President/Asset Manager and by the Office of the State Treasurer as an Assistant
Investment Officer for the State Pension Fund.
Ms. Sanderson currently serves on the following Boards: the Connecticut Chapter of the National
Association of Redevelopment Officials (Conn NAHRO), and the New England Regional Council of the
National Association of Redevelopment Officials (NERC NAHRO). She has previously served on the
following Boards: Hartford Public Library, Covenant Preparatory School, Executive Committee of the
Society of Alumni of Amherst College.
Ms. Sanderson was born and raised in Hartford, Connecticut. She is a graduate of Amherst
College, and the University of Connecticut School of Law. She is a member of the Connecticut Bar.