Jessica E. Scialdo
President and Chair of the Board
Jessica joined the Liberty Board in 2005 and has been an active and valuable member ever since. Ms. Scialdo was elevated to the Vice President position in 2009 and in 2012 she was named President. Under Jessica’s leadership Liberty has consistently grown. She has consistently shown a dedication to Liberty’s mission of creating Better Lives through Better Housing®. Among her accomplishments are successful Board recruitment, building of Board knowledge of affordable housing development, and the adoption of Liberty’s Code of Ethics and Compliance Guidelines.
Ms. Scialdo brings over 40 years of diverse business experience to her position including running her own business. She compliments that experience with a passion for developing affordable housing, which provides quality of life for all residents. She has spearheaded innovative programs for Liberty residents while actively leading the Board in pursuit of new projects.
Don Davidson was appointed Interim Executive Director in December 2018 having been a member of the Liberty Board for many years. Don will be responsible to work with the Liberty Board to keep the current projects progressing while Liberty begins a search for a permanent Executive Director. Don is a long time local businessman in Rome. He and his wife Barbara annually volunteer internationally with Habitat for Humanity.