Joachim named president
by MBJ Staff
Published: November 6,2011
Elizabeth Joachim, vice chair of the Mississippi Home Corporation’s (MHC’s) board of directors, has been named president of the National Council of State Housing Boards (NCSHB). Joachim was appointed to MHC’s board in 2000 and is the agency’s longest-serving current member.
Joachim is a native of Biloxi and owner of Corso’s Inc., an 87-year-old wholesale and vending machine company. She received the 2005 Coast Chamber Tapestry Award for Minority Outstanding Small Business, the 2007 Tapestry Award for Small E Business Executive of the Year and the 2005 Southern Liberty Award for Legislative involvement. She graduated the Mississippi Leadership program in 2009 and was awarded the Keys to the City of Biloxi for serving as chairman of Biloxi Community Development Commission for 15 years. She was recently named one of South Mississippi’s Outstanding Community Leaders Class of 2010 by the Sun Herald.
To sign up for Mississippi Business Daily Updates, click here.
Twang & Tourism: The Country Music Trail
Still planning that summer vacation?
FOLLOW THE MBJ ON TWITTERMy Tweets
Top Posts & Pages
- Seafood R’evolution set to make Mississippi ‘the new culinary epicenter of the South’
- Yarber could be sworn in today as new Jackson mayor
- Pharma Pac lays off rest of workers; could end up owing state
- Ole Miss launches commitment to be 'climate neutral'
- Silver Airways ordered to continue service
- After review, MSU moves forward on new research facility
- SpaceX, Stennis officially open new rocket test stand
- Acco Brands investing $1.6M, adding 162 workers
- Gulf LNG terminal mulling export opportunities