MEA's Tonia Lediju, Ph.D. Appointed CEO of City's Housing AuthorityBy Carol Karimi
MEA Member Spotlight: Tonia Lediju, Ph.D.
In San Francisco, Tonia Lediju, Ph.D. is changing lives, one household at a time. Dr. Lediju is the newly appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the City and County of San Francisco’s Housing Authority (the Authority).
Tonia was appointed by Mayor London Breed and the Housing Authority Commission in March 2021 after leading a transition team through a successful restructuring and overhaul of the Authority’s finances, internal controls, and operations.
Through the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program (formerly known as Section 8) and other public housing programs, the Authority serves over 15,000 San Francisco households.