P O Box 4980
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Interim Chief Executive Officer
As Interim Chief Executive Officer of the Navajo Housing Authority (NHA), Cathy Long is responsible for operating and managing a public housing stock of approximately 8,500 residential units, 29 administrative buildings, and the compliance oversight of the Indian Housing Block Grant funds.
Dwayne, began his career in housing at NHA in 2003 and during his years with the organization, he has held several management roles including Realty Supervisor, Division of Director of Construction Service and Interim Chief Operations Officer. He has over 25 years of experience in Historic Preservation, Facility Management, Planning and Construction with the Navajo Nation and Bureau Of Indian Affairs.
Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Cathy Long is responsible for NHA’s financial direction. She overlooks several departments including; finance, accounting, treasury, capital acquisitions, capital allocations, and grants management.
Acting Chief Operations Officer
As the Acting Chief Operations Officer, Ernest Franklin is responsible of the Operations Branch, which is the largest of NHA’s four branches, with a combined staff of approximately 200 permanent and temporary employees. He is responsible for the organization’s daily operations. The following divisions each with sub-departments operate within the operations branch; Development and Construction Services, Housing Management, and Housing Maintenance