HCV Policies 101 – #400.1



A detailed two-day review of the required policies and procedures that drive the Housing Choice Voucher program, using the HUD HCV Guidebook, HCV regulations and the most recent PIH Notices to ensure information is up to date. Elective class for Housing Choice Voucher certification programs.


  • Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy
  • PHA Plan for Administration
  • Program Plans – HCV Guidebook
  • SEMAP Regulations
  • Reporting Requirements
  • Family Obligations
  • Informal Hearings – HCV Guidebook
  • HAP Contracts – HCV Guidebook
  • Voucher
  • Request for Tenancy Approval Form
  • Inspection Checklist Form
  • Family Portability Form
  • HAP Contract
  • PIH Notices


JOANN RODRIGUEZ is currently Vice President of Asset Management for BGC Advantage.  Prior to this, she was a Regional Supervisor for Allied Orion Group and Executive Director of the Mesquite Housing Authority.  Before that she was with the Dallas Housing Authority where she has served as VP for Housing Operations overseeing a portfolio of over 4000 market, tax credit, Section 8 project based, and low rent units.  Prior to this, she was VP of Voucher Programs for DHA, where she managed over 16000 vouchers and Deputy Director for four years with Plano Housing Authority, where she oversaw daily operation of both Public Housing and Section 8.  In these positions she has been involved in the development of policies and procedures as well as staff training and coaching.  She is a Certified Public Housing Manager and is certified in Section 8 HCV Executive Management, HCV Financial Management and Reporting and HCV Regulatory Management, Eligibility and Rent Calculation, Blended Occupancy Specialist, certified Tax Credit Compliance Specialist and Texas Certified Occupancy Professional/Public Housing.  JoAnn joined the THA training team in summer of 2009.