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Phyllis Snodgrass

CEO, Austin Habitat for Humanity

Phyllis Snodgrass is the CEO of Austin Habitat for Humanity, where she plans to maximize Austin Habitat's impact on the most critical issue in the Austin community today — affordability.

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Say yes to communities, no to cuts

We understand the value in operating in a sustainable matter — it is a core principal of Austin Habitat for Humanity. We teach our partner families the importance of creating and maintaining budgets. We are supportive of the effort to do the same on a federal level — but cutting vitally important programs that support hard-working families and revitalize disenfranchised communities is not how we strengthen our nation. It’s quite the opposite: a surefire way to weaken it.