Angela Guerrero

Angela joined Avenue in 2016 as a Community Coordinator and now serves as the Manager of Realty Services. As a third-generation resident of Northside, she has a passion for community transformation and civic engagement and is privileged to not only live in the neighborhood but also to work in it....

Diane Jasso

Diane is a native Houstonian and fourth generation Texan. She attended and received degrees from Houston Community College and the University of Houston-Downtown. In 2007, she served a one year term with Americorps as a Housing Counselor and received certifications from NeighborWorks America in Homeownership Education and Foreclosure Prevention. In...

Cindy Tessler

Cindy joined Avenue in 2017 as Counseling Program Manager for the Homeownership Center and is now the Vice President of Programs and Operations. Her work includes leadership and oversight of all client facing programs as well as organizational strategic planning and direction . Cindy is Colombian by birth but a...

Victoria Garcia

Victoria joined Avenue’s Asset Building Team in 2018 to assist with post-Harvey housing recovery, and now assists potential homebuyers as a Housing Counselor. She first served the Near Northside in 2012 as a community leader participating with Avenue’s GO Neighborhoods program, on the GO Health Team. Prior to joining Avenue,...

Diana Martinez

Diana joined Avenue CDC in February 2018 as a Housing Recovery Counselor to help Hurricane Harvey affected homeowners obtain the resources they may need to recover. She has a Bachelor of Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin. She is a HUD Certified Housing Counselor with 14 years...

Yesenia Flores

Yesenia joined Avenue in 2018 and serves as the Manager of Resident Services, overseeing supportive services at Avenue apartment communities. She previously served as the Program Assistant for the Avenue Housing Recovery Center after Hurricane Harvey. Yesenia holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and two minors in Sociology and...

Christian Greaser

Christian joined Avenue CDC as a Housing Counselor in February 2019 and now heads Avenue’s lending operations as Avenue Community Capital. Previously, Christian taught Spanish at the university level for several years in his home state of Wyoming as well as at UT Austin. He is dedicated to community building...

Selena Alvarez

Selena holds a B.S. degree in Education from the University of Houston. She joined Avenue in 2018 as a class assistant for the Homebuyers Education classes and is now a Client Services Coordinator for the Homeownership Center. Her focus is to serve as a liaison between the community and Avenue’s...

Denia Martinez

Denia is a native Houstonian and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Marketing from The University of Texas at Austin. She previously served as a volunteer teachers assistant in both elementary and middle schools, and aided young adults through professional and educational development as they transitioned into college....

Elizabeth Luna

Elizabeth Luna is a first-generation Mexican-American, and a graduate of Houston Community College with an Associate’s Degree of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies. She is currently attending The University of Houston Downtown and is planning to graduate with her Bachelor’s in Psychology. Elizabeth has five years of nonprofit experience and currently...