Global Conference 2017
President, Jamboree Housing Corporation
Laura Archuleta is president of Jamboree Housing Corporation. Under her leadership, Jamboree has grown from a local developer with 750 units to one of the nation’s largest nonprofit owners of affordable housing, having developed more than 8,300 homes in 88 communities. Since joining Jamboree, Archuleta and her management team have grown the company’s asset portfolio to a market value of nearly $1.1 billion. She has held positions in the public sector—including the cities of Garden Grove, Anaheim, Cypress, and Palmdale—as an advocate for the development and preservation of affordable homes throughout California. Archuleta chairs the Affordable Housing Advisory Council of the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco and is a member of the advisory board of OC United and the boards of the California Housing Consortium, the Building Industry Association of California and BIA of Orange County. Archuleta holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and a master’s degree in public administration from California State University, Fullerton.