Affordable Housing and Community Development
Joseph Egan brings over 30 years of leadership experience in urban redevelopment. Under Egan’s leadership, local businesses and individuals have received guidance and support in their efforts to invest in Kansas City. In his role as Executive Director of the Land Clearance Redevelopment Authority, he provided Kansas City, Missouri-based businesses with development incentives and services including tax abatement, bond financing, sale/leaseback, land assemblage and condemnation. At the Economic Development Corporation (EDC), he directed the agencies responsible for urban preservation, building preservation and job creation.
Prior to joining the EDC, Egan served as President of the Rehabilitation Loan Corporation in Kansas City, a nonprofit redevelopment agency that provides loans and grants to developers using CDBG and HOME Funds. Egan has served as Director of Community Investment at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines, Iowa.