Kelli Harsch joined Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen in 2007, where she focuses her real estate practice on affordable housing development and finance, representing investors, syndicators, and developers, both nonprofit and for-profit, who are investing in multi-family affordable developments. She has experience in multi-tiered debt and equity financing structures utilizing the low-income housing tax credit, historic tax credits, HUD mixed-income projects, FHA-insured loans, public housing capital grants, and a variety of state and local funding programs. Ms. Harsch also has experience providing legal and policy assistance to municipalities and community groups related to creating, preserving, and rehabilitating affordable housing. Prior to joining Applegate, she worked with Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI) and U.S. Senator Evan Bayh. Ms. Harsch is a graduate of Yale Law School and the University of Illinois.