BrianBlanchardBrian Blanchard is a Vice President of Originations, and is responsible the acquisition of low income tax credit properties in the western United States.  He has over 25 years of investment related experience, with more than 6 years of affordable housing experience on both the investment and originations side of LIHTC transactions.  Prior to joining Alliant, he was the Business Development Officer for First Sterling Financial, where he was responsible for sourcing and analyzing affordable housing investment opportunities in the western states.  Blanchard began his career in affordable housing as a wholesaler for WNC’s retail tax credit funds in 2009.