Emily de la Guerra

Director of Finance & Administration

Emily De La Guerra joined the Fresno Housing Authority in 2011, and has served in various capacities across the Agency. As the Director of Finance and Administrative Services, she is responsible for the financial stewardship of the organization, including Accounting & Budgeting, Information Technology & Information Systems, Procurement, and Fleet & Facilities. Emily is responsible for the overall financial strategy and direction of the Agency, protecting the organization’s vital assets, and ensuring that the Agency is operated efficiently and in accordance with all federal, state, and local regulations.

Emily grew up in the Bay Area and received her degree from Cal State, East Bay in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance. During college, she started her own company as a consultant, providing accounting, marketing, project management and strategic planning services for small businesses. She moved to Fresno in 2011, where she met her husband, Jeff, a fourth-generation farmer in the Central Valley. She and her husband have two children: Penelope and Parker. In her free time, Emily enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, practicing yoga, participating in community philanthropy, and going to concerts.