Mr. Keller has been with Ohio Capital Corporation since its inception; first as Director of Development and then as President since 1993. Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing is an independent, non -profit corporation created by the Ohio Housing Finance Agency in 1989.
Hal oversees all corporate policy and fiscal affairs, including securing corporate investors for Low Income Housing Tax Credit equity funds and coordinating efforts to develop housing projects receiving equity investment from the Ohio Equity Funds. To date, Ohio Capital Corporation has raised more than $2.25 billion in corporate equity for LIHTC projects involving more than 525 transactions and 27,500 units of affordable housing in Ohio and Kentucky.
He holds Master of Arts degrees in both Public Administration and Social Work from The Ohio State University and a Bachelor of Science in Applied Social Science from Case Western Reserve University.
Mr. Keller has served on the boards of a variety of organizations including the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, YMCA of Central Ohio, Affordable Housing Trust for Columbus and Franklin County, Ohio Housing Council, Greater Ohio Policy Center, Habitat for Humanity of Ohio, National Association of Affordable Housing Lenders, National Housing Conference and the National Association of State and Local Equity Funds.
He is a strong advocate for affordable housing.