About

Sharon Morris

Sharon Morris

Executive Director

Ms. Morris began her career in housing in 1999. She brings over 20 years of affordable housing industry experience to Omni Development Corporation. Ms. Morris’ leadership, strong advocacy and perseverance will aid in continuing to fulfill Omni’s mission and vision. Prior to joining Omni, she was the Director of Compliance at the National Equity Fund, Inc (NEF). She first began her career at NEF in 2007 as an Asset Manager. NEF is the largest non-profit syndicator of low income housing tax credits in the United States with a portfolio of over 2,584 properties, totaling 166,632 units. In addition to NEF she has previously held positions at Rhode Island Housing and WinnResidental. 

Sharon Morris grew up in South Providence, and is a graduate of the Providence Public Schools. She received her B.A. Degree from Livingstone College, a historically black college located in, Salisbury, NC and M.A. Degree from the University of Rhode Island .

Lynne Crowell

Asset Management

Betsy Guerzon

Controller

Ashley Barge

Development Project Manager

Eric Guerzon

Accounts Payable

Board Executive Committee

Laurence K. Flynn

President

Laurence K. Flynn is a native of Providence, Rhode Island. Mr. Flynn attended Providence Public Schools and Rhode Island College. He was elected to the Providence City Council in November 1974 and was re-elected in 1978. During his tenure on the Council he served on the Providence Redevelopment Agency and the Providence Water Supply Board. He also served as chairman of the Committee of Public Works and as the Deputy Majority Leader on the City Council.

Mr. Flynn was employed for 28 years with the Wayne Distribution Company as a salesman. He was appointed to the Providence Board of Canvassers in May 1983 and elected its chairman in January 1984 where he served until 2010, making him the longest serving chairman in Providence history.

Mr. Flynn has served intermittently on the Omni board for 6 years and was elected its chairman in December 2011. In 2019, he retired from the Town of North Providence as its Director of Elections.

Stephen T. Napolitano Esq.

Vice Chairman

Kathy Placencia

Secretary

Hon. Scott A. Slater

Treasurer

Board Members

Robert L. Brooks

Hon. Judge Edward Clifton Ret.

John W. Lopes

Thomas O'Connor Jr. Esq.

Jill Rios

Nina L. Harrison Esq.

Christopher Darigan

Hon. Judge Keith Cardoza