Jane Nichols

Jane NicholsJane Nichols serves as the Deputy Director of Policy, Planning and Housing Mobility for the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA).  In this role, Nichols’ primary responsibilities include oversite of the agency’s Special Purpose Voucher Programs, including Project Based Vouchers (PBV), the Moderate Rehabilitation Program, Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) and other community referral-based vouchers. During her tenure at CMHA, Nichols has held positions including Operations Supervisor, Special Projects Coordinator and Deputy Director of the Housing Choice Voucher Program.  Nichols brings 20 years of administrative experience in the public sector having worked for Lake County, Cuyahoga County and the State of Ohio prior to joining CMHA. 

Nichols holds a Master’s Degree in Psychology, with a Specialization in Organizational Development as well as Certification in Diversity Management from the NTL Institute of Applied Behavioral Sciences.  Nichols is a graduate of Cleveland State University’s 2017 Leadership Academy and a 2017 graduate of CMHA’s LEAD (Leadership, Excellence, Achievement, Development) program.