Oji Alexander

Executive Director Home by Hand Inc , New Orleans LA
Oji has mahogany skin and a shaved head. He wears a gray shirt with a wide collar and smiles comfortably.

Oji Alexander is co-founder and Executive Director of Home by Hand, a New Orleans based non-profit affordable housing developer. Previously, he was the Senior Project Manager at Project Home Again, one of New Orleans’ most prolific post-Katrina recovery endeavors. Since 2008, Oji has led the development and sale of over 200 new, energy-efficient, storm-resistant homes and has facilitated the return of over 300 vacant and blighted properties to tax commerce in neighborhoods throughout New Orleans. Home by Hand has redefined the method of design and delivery of affordable housing to low- and moderate-income homebuyers.

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CCI is supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, The Kresge Foundation, JPMorgan Chase & Co, and The California Endowment.

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