About the Instructors
Jeffrey Driscoll is the Founding Partner of Driscoll & Driscoll, P.C. Jeffrey has a diverse background in the public housing industry, having worked as an administrator, legal counsel, and housing trainer. Jeffrey served as Executive Director of the Taunton Housing Authority, Acting Executive Director and Assistant Executive Director of the Barnstable Housing Authority, Deputy Director of Massachusetts NAHRO, and presently serves as General Counsel for the Somerville Housing Authority. Jeffrey has been licensed to practice law since 1995 and has represented numerous local housing authorities in Massachusetts since that time. Jeffrey was instrumental in the planning, development, and execution of Massachusetts NAHRO’s Executive Director and Commissioner certification programs where he presently teaches personnel, public housing law, ethics, procurement, contracts, and professional relationships for Massachusetts NAHRO. Since 2002, Jeffrey has been a trainer for the Rutgers University’s Center for Government Services where Jeffrey annually teaches public housing law to public housing authority officials in the State of New Jersey. Jeffrey has conducted numerous trainings and lectured to public housing officials and groups throughout the United States including his work as a trainer in PHADA’s Executive Director Education Program since 2000, and as a presenter at PHADA conferences, with the New England Regional Council of NAHRO, Massachusetts NAHRO, Connecticut NAHRO, the Southeast Regional Council of NAHRO, the Alabama Association of Housing and Redevelopment Authorities, and as a trainer for individual PHAs and their commissioners and staff. He also provides PHA training for the Rutgers University Center for Government Services.