Eleanor Evans was elected as a member of the Needham Housing Authority Board of Commissioners in a May 26, 2020 town-wide election. The mission of the Needham Housing Authority is to provide decent, safe and affordable housing for low- to moderate-income families and individuals and to offer programs and services to improve the quality of life for residents, program participants and the broader Needham community.
Eleanor Evans, counsel at Hemenway & Barnes, is a member of the firm’s Nonprofit Group. She has over 20 years’ experience representing nonprofit and for-profit organizations in a diverse range of legal, governance and compliance matters. She provides practical advice to private foundations, public charities and other tax-exempt organizations on strategic initiatives and day-to-day operations.