president & CEO
Blake Enlow joined Highlands Housing Corporation in June, 2018 and served as Executive Director of COAP, Inc. in Harlan, Kentucky since 2010 and brings with him a wealth of knowledge in energy efficient housing and managing single-family and multi-family housing projects for low- to moderate-income families. Blake is a certified RESNET HERS inspector and developed two energy-efficient repair programs, Benham $aves and the Appalachian Heat Squad, which benefits homeowners in Benham, Kentucky as well as Harlan, Bell, and Leslie Counties of Kentucky. Blake is a graduate of Lincoln Memorial University and holds a Bachelor of Marketing with a Minor in Accounting.
Chief financial officer
Ken Stegman is the Technical Systems Engineer and CFO for Highlands Housing and his responsibilities include fund management, budgeting and providing technical assistance to Highlands Housing staff. Ken has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting and finance and is also a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.
ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT
Christie Angel is the Assistant to the President and is responsible for organizing and expediting the flow of work throughout the office by supporting all staff members. Prior to joining Highlands Housing, Christie worked as a Technical Business Analyst in the financial industry for 25 years living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Charlotte, North Carolina before relocating to London, Kentucky.
Genia Hoffman is the Payables Manager for Highlands Housing and is responsible ensuring accurate financial records for the Self-Help Program. Genia has an extensive background in office management and has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from The University of the Cumberlands.
SENIOR LOAN OFFICER | NMLS#508095
Gordon Kidd is the Senior Loan Officer for Highlands Housing Corporation and is responsible for creating and inspiring interest in the organization’s homeownership programs within the communities Highlands Housing serves. Gordon is a McCreary County native and brings with him over 33 years of experience in the banking industry with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of the Cumberlands and a MBA from Eastern Kentucky University.
HOUSING SPECIALIST | NMLS#1715209
Tiffany serves as our Self-Help Coordinator in Wayne County. As a Wayne County native,
Tiffany’s first experience with Highlands Housing was constructing her home with one of our first
Self-Help groups. Tiffany then served as an AmeriCorp Vista Volunteer for 2 years before
joining the staff as a permanent employee. Having gone through the building process, Tiffany
possesses the unique ability to relate to homeowners interested in the Self-Help Program.
Staff | NMLS#1713992
First as a homeowner building a new home through the Highlands Housing homeownership
program, Rebecca Taylor continues to serve her community as a VISTA volunteer as part of the
Highlands Housing Lending staff. Becky firmly believes that better housing builds stronger
families and enjoys helping others achieve the dream of owning a well-built, affordable, energyefficient, safe place to call home.
Construction Manager | Certified HERS Rater
As the Highlands Housing Construction Manager, Darrell Kinnett oversees the construction of
homes in McCreary, Pulaski, and Wayne Counties. Darrell is Wayne County native and third
generation builder, who brings nearly 40 years of construction experience to Highlands Housing.
In addition, Darrell is responsible for Energy Star certifications, keeping up to date with code
enforcement regulations, and is certified to perform HERS ratings and state required HVAC duct
testing. Darrell is driven is to provide quality-built, energy-efficient housing to underserved
- Cumberland College, Retired
- Williamsburg Community Development Agency, Retired
- Lumber King, Former Owner
- Certified Public Accountant
- Membership Director at Fahe, Retired
- COO and Director of Communities & Design at Frontier Housing, Retired
- Kentucky Housing Corporation, Retired
- Monticello Bank
- Clinton County Schools, Retired
- Cumberland County Judge Executive
- First & Farmers Bank, Retired
- Lowe’s Home Improvement
- American Woodmark, Retired
- Executive Director of HOMES, Inc., Retired
- Daniel Boone Community Action Agency, Coordinator Rockcastle County Office
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